Crisis: 78% Of South Africa’s Grade 4 Pupils Don’t Understand What They’re Reading – Miles Behind Zimbabwe, Tanzania

It was last out of 50 countries surveyed. Both adults and children were not learning to read with meaning, and so were not achieving literacy despite attending classes.

Magufuli After 2 Years: How He’s Changed Tanzania, Waging War On Corruption…And Democracy

Magufuli is not only relying on repressive means to stay in power. He is also pursuing a programme that revives his popularity. Many still see him as a man of integrity.

Book Revisits Tanzania’s Nyerere: Saint, Dictator, Nation Builder And African Statesman All Rolled Into One

The book also highlights Nyerere’s power consolidation through overt and covert means. However, his voluntary retirement from the presidency in 1985 meant that he took the elder statesman mantle.

DR Congo, Tanzania And Zambia Are Africa’s Most ‘Neighbour-Rich’ Nations. What Do They Have To Show For It?

To the contrary, the countries with most neighbours are bettered by the likes of Rwanda, Mauritius and Ghana in having more open borders, with DRC being the most parochial.

Kagame’s Next 7 Years, And The Path To Glory – Or Slippery Road To Heartbreak (Part II)

The potential quandary for Kagame is that Rwanda could become his “Hotel California” of which The Eagles famously sung: he can check out, but he can never leave.