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Tanzania

Benjamin William Mkapa

Date of Birth: 12/11/1938
Place of Birth: Ndanda, near Masasi


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Bad timing

The affair, especially the prolonged detentions, embarrasses President Benjamin Mkapa, who has tried hard to clean up his country...


Offshore turbulence

Union President Benjamin Mkapa and his CCM have tried to pre-empt further discussion by ruling that the present set-up will continue...


Cooperation again

All three Presidents - Daniel arap Moi in Kenya, Benjamin Mkapa in Tanzania, Yoweri Museveni in Uganda - believe that economic convergence will boost investment and expand regional markets...


After Mwalimu

President Benjamin Mkapa already looks more vulnerable in his bid for the ruling Chama cha Mapinduzi's endorsement of him as its flagbearer for another five-year term...


Alger l'Africaine

Mozambique's President Joaquim Chissano and Tanzania's President Benjamin Mkapa, both former foreign ministers too, worked with Bouteflika in the 1970s...


Divided republic

Confident of winning re-election next year, President Benjamin Mkapa is tackling his country's formidable reputation for corruption: Transparency International's corruption index recently rated it on a par with Nigeria...


Island initiative

President Benjamin Mkapa, whose own political position is much strengthened by the agreement, may have to remind his party colleague that, when it comes to economic recovery, outsiders' opinions matter...


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Africa scrambles for Africa

Increasingly, the Christian fundamentalists’ endorsement is sought by governments such as Frederick Chiluba’s (himself a born-again Christian) in Zambia and Benjamin Mkapa’s in Tanzania...


Gunning for prawns

Pressure is mounting on President Benjamin Mkapa to reconsider cabinet approval for a 10,000-hectare prawn farm in East Africa’s biggest expanse of mangrove forest...


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