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TANZANIA..THE LAND OF PEACE..AND A FEW IMPRESSIONABLE IDLE PEOPLE

Last week (oh me and not publishing posts when they are still relevant) my country Tanzania went through a scare. This was a result from many a things that have been happening over the past few weeks. I afterwards asked … Continue reading

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A SECOND CHANCE TO SAVE THE WORLD

On the eve of the U.S elections my mind is swimming with a lot of memories. Many years ago on a night like this one I was probably asleep or watching a movie. Literally anything but endlessly checking updates for … Continue reading

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IF EVERY AFRICAN PARENT WAS #1 IN CLASS…..

So, every time report card season would come, most Tanzanian parents would start with a story. I later found out many of my friends were told a very similar story. It went (or perhaps still goes) a little bit like … Continue reading

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GOING TO SCHOOL WITH NO SHOES

Many of my African brothers and sisters would be familiar with the ‘I went to school with no shoes’ story. For everyone else who doesn’t, I will explain. When I was in primary school, I absolutely loved ‘Back to School’ … Continue reading

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‘THE AFRICA YOU DON’T KNOW’ CHALLENGE

When I initially started this blog I wanted to post material that would change people’s opinions of Africa. From the Africa they broadcast to you as being shady, dirt poor to a dynamically changing continent with promising intellectuals. I wanted … Continue reading

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CURIOUS ABOUT AFRICA?

I was having a conversation with my friends about the worst questions we have ever been asked. Thing about me is, I don’t take offence but just go with it. Why? I find it funny. Funny that someone actually believes … Continue reading

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HOW TO TREAT A TANZANIAN DOCTOR

The United Republic of Tanzania is a democracy. And like any other democracy we elect certain people to act on our behalf in effecting change in the country. More information can be found here, but in a nutshell, it doesn’t … Continue reading

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