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January Yusuf Makamba

Date of Birth: 28 January 1974
Place of Birth: Singida Region


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Life after the bulldozer

Key figures are Kikwete himself his former assistant January Makamba former party Secretary-General Abdulrahman Kinana and members of parliament Nape Nnauye and Ridhiwani Kikwete the former president's son...

Magufuli supporters are convinced the account is a project of Abdulrahman Kinana and January Makamba...


Back to the one-party state

Still ambitious though maybe not so young Turks in the CCM such as January Makamba and Nape Nnauye will position themselves as loyalists for the duration of the campaign looking for opportunities over the coming five years (AC Vol 60 No 19 Magufuli's challengers recant)...


Magufuli's challengers recant

He was caught in July allegedly conspiring against the President with former ministers January Makamba and William Ngeleja and former CCM secretaries general Makamba's father Yusuf and Abdulrahman Kinana...

January Makamba and Ngeleja's apologies were private...

  Nnauye January Makamba and Ngeleja would not want to miss that...


One rule for the party

January Makamba also wants the nomination although both men will need power and access to rents within the party and in government...

The account was used to link Kabwe to CCM MPs Nape Nnauye and January Makamba...


CCM springs surprise

To prevent further eruptions of bitterness from the Lowassa camp retired presidents Ali Hassan Mwinyi Benjamin Mkapa and Zanzibar's Amani Abeid Karume intervened prompting the NEC to remove both Membe and Deputy Communications Minister January Makamba reducing the shortlist to the final three (AC Vol 52 No 13 The battle to succeed Kikwete and Vol 56 No 1 CCM faces apathy)...


CCM faces apathy

Lowassa's determination to obtain the top job has been clear for over a year although rising star January Makamba may have a chance if the party grandees want youth on their side (AC Vol 52 No 9 New brooms old handles)...


Reforming power

In April the Chairperson of the Energy and Minerals Parliamentary Select Committee January Makamba accused Pan African Energy and Songas of conducting a ‘dirty campaign’ against a proposed pipeline from Mtwara to Tanga for the Mnazi Bay gas...


New broom passed over

Prior to Sospeter Muhongo’s appointment the conventional wisdom in Dodoma was that an ambitious young Chama cha Mapinduzi member of parliament January Makamba would get outgoing Energy and Minerals Minister William Ngeleja’s job...


The youth rebellion heads east

Rising political stars such as Zitto Kabwe of the opposition party Chama cha Demokrasia na Maendeleo (Chadema) and January Makamba of the CCM seeking to appeal to the young called recently for the removal of the age limit for presidential candidates...


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