“More than 40 years ago, over 50,000 Chinese came to Africa with their devotion to African people. They worked side by side with their brothers and sisters of Tanzania and Zambia, overcame various difficulties and completed the construction of the Tanzania-Zambia Railway (TAZARA) – the railway of freedom with their sweat, and blood and even gave up their lives.Add a comment
IN the preceding month, February 5th – this country marked the 50th anniversary of the Arusha Declaration of Socialism and Selfreliance. It was not marked here as a national event as such, but it was an event that had made quite a difference for this country’s destiny just around seven years after its independence from Britain.Add a comment
TODAY, almost all eyes will be focused to Washington where a new President of the United States will be sworn-in, taking over from President Barack Hussein Obama whose term of office has come to an end.Add a comment
“It is the Algerian army which transformed me into the highest level of human specie - a freedom fighter…” -Madiba Nelson Mandela, paying tribute to Algeria.
YESTERDAY, we marked the 53rd anniversary of the Zanzibar Revolution. That Revolution, in a sense, resembles the struggle of the people of South Africa against apartheid, which, in a wider sense resembles what was in place in Zanzibar where a minority governed, suppressing the majority.Add a comment