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Tanzania: The secret behind its lack of tribalism

Many African countries experience violence and intimidation fuelled by tribalism but Tanzania seems to be an exception.

Despite having more than 100 ethnic groups and bordering eight countries, it has succeeded in overcoming tribal tensions in a region where some neighbours have failed to do so.

Tulanana Bohela reports from Dar Es Salaam.

  • 29 Nov 2012
  • From the section Africa