The secretary of a Tanzanian bus drivers' union explains why the system of privately owned commercial buses is breaking down. He proposes collective ownership.
The Sauti za Busara festival in Zanzibar aims to show that music is much more than a collection of tunes.
How did wildlife survive for millennia together with people who never earned anything from it?
“The sun never sets on the British empire.” The saying, commonly associated with the poet of
On a recent research trip to Tanzania, I interviewed an undergraduate student of the University of Dar es Salaam. Soon our conversation descended
As with any foundational figure, Julius Nyerere’s memory bears all the contradictory passions of Tanzania’s modern
Seventeen years ago today, Mwalimu Julius Nyerere, Father of the Nation, passed away. For Tanzanians this
It’s the Great Question in business, and the Great Question in public offices.
In April 1964, following a racially charged revolution in Zanzibar, its new leaders negotiated a union
October 11 is International Day of the Girl Child, and October 25 Tanzania will run Presidential
International oil giants are bearing down on East Africa. Off the coast of Tanzania, the discovery
White Shadow, a feature film directed by Noaz Deshe and executive produced by the actor Ryan
Some people think that Africa is a country. Some people, such as the New York Times
The current conflict between Israelis and Palestinians has once again brought to the forefront the suffering
Smooth camera work. Masterful writing. Clear audio. Linear narratives. There are plenty of people who watch
I have been trying to attend as many of The Future Weird’s (see here, as well)
Towards the end of 2012 Moses was arrested and charged under the Immigration Act for being
Adam called one day in June 2012 to say he had seen a ship he liked
It was a few months before I bumped into Daniel-Peter again. His once tiny English vocabulary,
It was mid-2011 when I first heard about the community of Tanzanian stowaways living under Nelson