Tagged: Tanzania

See loverists for Tanzania public policy.

Julius Nyerere

History of Tanzania

Tanzania’s location in geographical proximity to the Arab world and to the countries surrounding the Indian Ocean means that the country has a rich and varied history, with a variety of cultural influences. The...

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Tanzania Overview

Tanzania is a state in East Africa, on the Indian Ocean. In addition to the mainland, the islands of Zanzibar, Pemba and Mafia Island are included. In Tanzania is Africa’s highest mountain, Kilimanjaro and...

Ethiopia

Mass Media in Eastern Africa

Mass Media in Ethiopia The dominant newspapers in Ethiopia are state controlled, with Addis Zemen (Amharic, founded in 1941, circulation approximately 40,000) and Ethiopian Herald (English, founded in 1943, circulation 37,000) published by the...

Tanzania Population and Language

Tanzania Population and Language

Ethnic diversity is high in Tanzania, which houses around 120 different peoples. On the mainland, bantu people dominate, of which sukuma is the largest group. On the islands of Zanzibar and Pemba there are...

Kilimanjaro

Geography of Tanzania

Geologically, Tanzania is mainly made up of Precambrian volcanoes, granites and gneisses that form large plateau masses 800–1500 meters above sea level. The highest areas consist of younger volcanic material. The highland plateau is...