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Uhusiano baina ya ukosefu wa demokrasia na kushamiri kwa ufisadi

Uchambuzi huu unakusudia kuonesha – kwa nadharia – uhusiano mkubwa uliopo baina ya ukosefu wa demokrasia na kushamiri kwa ufisadi. Hoja ni kwamba kadiri demokrasia inavyokosekana ndivyo ufisadi unavyojiimarisha na kisha nao ufisadi ukazuwia demokrasia kufanya kazi yake.

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On Remembering Nyerere: What If He Were a Zanzibari

I am a Zanzibari. Mwalimu Julius Nyerere was not – and I don’t think if he ever wanted to be, but every time I am reminded of him, I can’t stop asking myself: What if he were? What if he were a first president of the People’s Republic of Zanzibar, would he ever be, as well, the first president of the United Republic of Tanganyika and Zanzibar? But a much bigger question: could there be a union at all; and if yes, what would be a position of Zanzibar in it? Continue reading “On Remembering Nyerere: What If He Were a Zanzibari”