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Africa Tomorrow  

Africa Tomorrow |

The state of state-building in Somalia

A fence-mending deal signed this month by Somalia and Puntland has variously been hailed as a blueprint for stability and state-building in the wake of decades of civil war, and dismissed as a recipe for renewed inter-clan violence.

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Africa Tomorrow |

Eritrea at a Crossroads

Eritrea is at peace, yet its people are flooding across its borders. As many are being caught reaching the shores of Europe as come from Syria, escaping from that nation’s civil war. A new book, written by Andebrhan Welde Giorigs, a former Eritrean ambassador to the European Union, unravels how the country has developed into the 'North Korea' of Africa after achieving its independence from Ethiopia in 1993.

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Tanzania Today  

Tanzania Today |

Referendum possible by next April, says JK

President Jakaya Kikwete has said the referendum on Tanzania's proposed Constitution could be held in April next year. "If things go as per our plans, the referendum will be held any time in April next year,” a statement from the Directorate of Presidential Communication circulated to the media yesterday quoted the President.

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Tanzania Today |

Referendum can’t take place in 2015, says NEC

The Chairman of Tanzania's National Electoral Commission (NEC), Judge Damian Lubuva, insisted yesterday that it was impossible to hold a referendum in March or April 2015 arguing that Tanzanians will not go to polls before the voter register is updated.

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FES Tanzania  

FES Tanzania |

YLF Block Session II

From 12th to 16th September the Young Leaders Forum [YLF] trainees convened in Dar es Salaam for the second block session.

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FES Tanzania |

CCM Youth League Secretariat Capacity Building

Chama Cha Mapinduzi [CCM] Youth League is an important institution to provide leadership for mobilization of young people to fully participate in social, economic and political developments in the country.

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