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Tanzania

Edward Ngoyai Lowassa

Date of Birth: 26/08/1953
Place of Birth: Arusha


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Bush, the farewell tour

Just before Bush's arrival, Prime Minister Edward Lowassa had resigned along with two cabinet ministers who had served at the Energy and Minerals Ministry, Ibrahim Msabaha and Nazir Karamagi (AC Vol 49 No 4)...


Cleaning the stables

Kizengo Kayanza Peter Pinda, who served as Private Secretary to three Tanzanian presidents, Julius Nyerere, Ali Hassan Mwinyi and Benjamin Mkapa, is President Jakaya Kikwete's surprising choice as Prime Minister after the resignation of Edward Lowassa, who was accused of impropriety over a power contract...


The gang's all here

There was stiff resistance to the choice of Edward Lowassa as Prime Minister, arising from questions about how he had amassed his fortune...


Election shockwaves spread

Early in 2008, Kikwete will dismiss or demote Prime Minister Edward Lowassa, under heavy criticism by local media and civil society groups...


Politics of the sieve

Potential competitors include current NEC Vice-Chairman John Samuel Malecela and current Prime Minister Edward Lowassa...


Zanzibar: the islands are quiet for now

In March, Prime Minister Edward Lowassa directed Tanzania's Human Rights Commission to investigate Zanzibari complaints that police and other state organs had violated human rights during the elections...


Privatisation flood

In May, the Tanzanian government abruptly terminated the contract: 'The company has failed to produce the goods', said Water Minister Edward Lowassa...


Multi-party, single party

The most popular defeated presidential candidate from 1995, Foreign Minster Jakaya Kikwete (12th in the NEC poll), and Water and Livestock Minister Edward Lowassa (15th) must have been disappointed as they are likely to try again for president; Kikwete came second to Mkapa in the 1995 candidates' election...


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