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Tanzania

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Tanzania was formed by a merger of the British colony of Tanganyika with the island of Zanzibar in 1964. Employment is mainly in agriculture.

Population: 49 million.
Languages: Mainland: Kiswahili, English, tribal languages; Zanzibar: Kiswahili, English, Arabic.
Main religions: Mainland: Christian 30%, Muslim 35%, indigenous beliefs 35%; Zanzibar: more than 99% Muslim

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Correspondence team leader

CBM activities There is a range of literature in Kiswahili, including the correspondence course. Please contact correspondence team leader for details.

Ecclesias Dar es Salaam (Mbagala), Dar es Salaam (Sinza), Dar es Salaam (Mbezi), Arusha, Bariadi, Bulembo, Chinula, Ifakara, Igale, Ikolongo, Ilomba, Ipinda, Isanga, Jvungwe, Kagunga, Kaengesa, Kanga, Kankwale, Kashai, Kibirizi, Kidodi, Kigwa, Kilosa, Kimamba, Kolongo, Kwambe, Kyela, Lipingo, Litembo, Liuli, Mang’ula, Malini, Masasi, Matai, Mbamba Bay, Mbeya Central, Mbinga, Mikumi, Mlowo, Moshi, Mtabila, Matai, Mtupale, Musoma, Mwanjelwa, Mwanza, Mwatenga, Namanyere, Ndirima, Ng’ombo, Nindi, Nkomolo, Nyarugusu 1, Nyarugusu 2, Nzega, Rugunga, Ruhuwiko, Rutale, Serengeti, Shirati, Sigunga, Songea, Sumbawanga, Tabora, Tenende, Tukuyu, Ulyankulu, Usagara, Uyole (about 1,000 members in total).

Picture story Picture story Children at Misemere (1999)

Picture story Picture story Under Kilimanjaro (1999)

Picture story Picture story Lugufu refugee camp (2006)

Kiswahili literature