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Government, Political Parties

Chama Cha Mapinduzi, TANU, CUF, Opposition parties, CCM

The country’s leading political party is the Revolutionary Party of Tanzania (Chama Cha Mapinduzi, or CCM). It was formed in 1977 by the amalgamation of the Tanganyika African National Union (TANU) and Zanzibar’s Afro-Shirazi Party. Opposition parties were legalized in 1992. The Civic United Front (CUF) is a leading opposition party in Zanzibar.



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Chama Cha Mapinduzi, TANU, CUF, Opposition parties, CCM, amalgamation

 
 

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