Islam in Tanzania
Islam is the religion of about 35% of the people of Tanzania. On the mainland, Muslim communities are concentrated in coastal areas, with some large Muslim majorities also in inland urban areas especi...
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Gaddafi Mosque
Gaddafi Mosque is the largest mosque in Tanzania and the second largest in East Africa after the Uganda National Mosque. It is located in the Tanzanian capital of Dodoma. It is named after the former ...
Gaddafi Mosque - Wikipedia
Rashidi Kawawa
Rashidi Mfaume Kawawa (May 27, 1926 – December 31, 2009) was the Prime Minister of Tanganyika in 1962 and of Tanzania in 1972 to 1977. He was the effective ruler of the country from January to D...
Issa Michuzi
Muhidin Issa Michuzi (born 28 August) is a Tanzanian photojournalist who is well known for initiating the Michuzi Blog.
Michuzi had a keen interest in photography. In the 1980s, he joined an eveni...
Salmin Amour
Salmin Amour (born 1948) is a Tanzanian politician who was President of Zanzibar from 25 October 1990 to 8 November 2000. He was elected in 1990 as the sole candidate and received 98 percent of the vo...
Great Mosque of Kilwa
The Great Mosque of Kilwa is a congregational mosque on the island of Kilwa Kisiwani, in Tanzania. It was likely founded in the tenth century, but the two major stages of construction date to the elev...
Aboud Jumbe
Mwinyi Aboud Jumbe (born 14 June 1920) was a politician in Zanzibar. He held several positions, including the second president of Zanzibar, chairman of the Revolutionary Council, Vice-President of the...
Jakaya Kikwete
Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete (born 7 October 1950) is the fourth President of Tanzania, in office since 2005. Prior to his election as President, he was the Minister of Foreign Affairs from 1995 to 2005 unde...
Jakaya Kikwete - Wikipedia
Ally Sykes
Ally Kleist Sykes (10 October 1926 – 19 May 2013) was a veteran Tanzanian politician and one of the 17 founders of the Tanganyika African National Union.
Ally was born on 10 October 1926 in Dar ...
National Muslim Council of Tanzania
The National Muslim Council of Tanzania is an Islamic organisation based in Tanzania. It is well known by its Swahili acronym BAKWATA.
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Abeid Karume
Abeid Amani Karume (4 August 1905 – 7 April 1972) was the first President of Zanzibar. He obtained this title as a result of a violent revolution which led to the deposing of the last Sultan of ...
Abeid Karume - Wikipedia
Salim Ahmed Salim
Salim Ahmed Salim (born 23 January 1942) is a Tanzanian diplomat who has worked in the international diplomatic arena since the early 1960s. Salim is married to Amne and they have three children: Mary...
Salim Ahmed Salim - Wikipedia
Al Muntazir School
Al Muntazir Schools, named after the Shia Twelfth Imam, is a collection of non-government schools, providing excellent education from pre-school to A-levels, in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.It was founded ...
Al Muntazir School - Wikipedia
Idris Abdul Wakil
Idris Abdul Wakil (1925–15 March 2000) was the President of Zanzibar from 24 October 1985 to 25 October 1990.