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Tanzania

January Yusuf Makamba

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


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Communications breakdown

Tanzania's Energy Minister January Makamba continued his attempt to rejuvenate the power sector by announcing a clear-out of all the staff of the troubled power utility Tanzanian Electricity Supply Company's (Tanesco) communications department on 26 January...


Makamba plans power reforms, aiming for the presidency

New energy minister January Makamba has long been tipped as a future president of the united republic so his bold plans for the energy sector are winning political attention (AC Vol 53 No 13 New broom passed over & Vol 52 No 9 New brooms old handles)...


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)...


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