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Freeman Mbowe


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President Suluhu Hassan takes another step on political rights

The incrementalist approach of the last two years which started with the release of several opposition leaders including Freeman Mbowe the chair of the main opposition Chadema party and the gradual easing of media restrictions is set to continue (Dispatches 7/3/22 Freeing of opposition leader Mbowe reopens political arena)...

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Hassan mends some fences with the opposition

The test case will be the fate of Chama Cha Demokrasia na Maendeleo (Chadema) chairman Freeman Mbowe still on trial on terrorism charges widely viewed as trumped up (AC Dispatches 9/08/21 Trial of opposition activists will test President Hassan's reform credentials)...

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Samia the securocrat

' Making 'terrorists' of the opposition Freeman Mbowe the leader of the opposition Chama Cha Demokrasia na Maendeleo (Chadema) appeared in court on 31 August to face charges of conspiring to assault a police officer and paying individuals to blow up petrol stations and cut down trees to make road blocks prosecutors told the media...


Clearing up after the bulldozer

For example, in the early hours of 21 July, police arrested opposition leader Freeman Mbowe and 10 other members of his Chadema opposition party in the port city of Mwanza...


Bulldozing to victory

Following a call for demonstrations on 2 November Chadema chairman Freeman Mbowe and former Member of Parliament for Arusha Godbless Lema were arrested on terrorism charges under which they cannot apply for bail...


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