Source: Daily Maverick (South Africa)
By Zitto Kabwe
Zitto Kabwe is the leader of ACT Wazalendo
A strong, stable and democratic Tanzania is essential for a strong, stable and democratic East Africa. An unstable, undemocratic Tanzania with burgeoning unrest can only spell bad news for the region and the continent as a whole. The developments surrounding the November 2019 civic elections should be taken very seriously, both domestically and internationally.
In Kigoma, candidates who were born and bred Tanzanians were not approved because they were alleged to not be citizens.