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Julius Kambarage Nyerere (Mwalimu)

Date of Birth: 13 April 1922
Place of Birth: Tanganyika
Died: 14 October 1999


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After Mwalimu

Saddened by the death of their founding President Mwalimu Julius Nyerere in London on 14 October Tanzanians face a difficult run-up to the elections due next year without his steadying influence on the political stage...


Losing a peacemaker

The loss of Tanzania's Julius Nyerere on 14 October coincided with a serious worsening of Burundi's internal conflict...


Alger l'Africaine

Algeria's and Tanzania's first presidents Ahmed Ben Bella and Mwalimu Julius Nyerere made cameo appearances; sharp-suited Maghreb businessmen talked animatedly into cell-phones about Algeria's 'commercial renaissance'...


Fighting talk

Lissouba says he hasn't spoken to Oba and Olivier directly but links Sassou's latest moves with his own attempts to start negotiations through contacts with figures such as Algeria's Ahmed Ben Bella South Africa's Nelson Mandela and Tanzania's Julius Nyerere...


Divided republic

Yet despite the encouraging signs on transparency and governance the dead-weight of his own party - ex-President Julius Nyerere's old Revolutionary Party the Chama Cha Mapinduzi - still hangs over Mkapa...


Soldier go, soldier come

He is close to several former leaders including Julius Nyerere Jim Callaghan Jimmy Carter and Helmut Schmidt and has particularly warm relations with Nelson Mandela’s government...


Ending an embargo

The latest appeal came on 29 November from the embargo's most fervent supporter Julius Nyerere...


Annan and Africa

Annual meetings between officials from the UN and OAU secretariats chaired by the two secretaries general and a UN coordination office at OAU in Addis Ababa to agree policy and deployments; for example the UN has supported Togo's mediation efforts in the Bakassi Peninsula dispute between Cameroon and Nigeria and the mediation efforts of Tanzania's former President Julius Nyerere in Burundi...


The China re-connection

It is now agreed that he'll give up politics for an elder statesman role similar to that of Tanzania's ex-President Julius Nyerere...


The China syndrome

When Tanzania's founding President Julius Nyerere went to China in 1965 he came home and tried to build his country on Chairman Mao Tse Tung's model...


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