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Tanzania

Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete

Date of Birth: 7/10/1950
Place of Birth: Msoga


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Concern over contract-farming

This partly reflects President Jakaya Kikwete’s 2008 U-turn in his attitude to the private sector, when Kilimo Kwanza was introduced...


Rocky road to gas economy

Muhongo is a political neophyte: President Jakaya Kikwete first appointed him to the National Assembly and then immediately made him Minister in May 2012 (AC Vol 53 No 13, Reforming power)...


Kivu on the brink

There has also been much speculation in recent weeks about whether the bitter war of words between General Kagame and Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete had anything to do with the situation in eastern Congo (AC Vol 54 No 12, Kagame flames Kikwete)...


Crisis grows as presidential elections delayed again

That same day, Rajoelina flew to Dar es Salaam to discuss the elections with Tanzania's President Jakaya Kikwete, representing the Southern African Development Community (SADC), which is a member of the contact group and is trying to mediate between the rival parties in Madagascar...


The Dar leader

Washington and Seoul are discreetly putting pressure on Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete to end military cooperation with Pyongyang...


Protests fuel political crisis

Two leading MPs, Ismail Aden Rage of CCM and James Francis Mbatia of the National Convention for Construction and Reform-Mageuzi (appointed to his seat by President Jakaya Kikwete), both said in the press that ‘foreign powers’, upset at the pipeline being Chinese-funded, were likely to be behind the trouble...


The licensing run-around

It is worried not only by the unrest in Mtwara but by the destabilising political and administrative effects of the race to succeed President Jakaya Kikwete and the government’s inability to deal with the country’s increasingly frustrated and violent young men (AC Vol 53 No 9)...


CCM circles the wagons

Both men are also close to Aziz, who is reputed to have bankrolled President Jakaya Kikwete’s 2005 and 2010 election campaigns (AC Vol 51 No 21)...


Kagame flames Kikwete

May’s African Union summit in Addis Ababa saw Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete ask if the Kigali-supported Mouvement du 23 mars (M23) rebels should negotiate with Kinshasa, why shouldn’t his Rwandan and Ugandan counterparts negotiate with the rebels they oppose in eastern Congo-Kinshasa...


Electricity and elections

Within the governing Chama Cha Mapinduzi, tension will increase as the race to succeed President Jakaya Kikwete gathers momentum...


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