Zanzibar’s CUF in talks with Chadema for joint bid in 2020
Tuesday September 5 2017
CUF supporters after cancellation of Zanzibar election results on October 30, 2015. FILE PHOTO | TONY KARUMBA |
Seif Sharif Hamad, a five-time presidential contender, told The EastAfrican that the party is in talks with Chadema to co-operate under Ukawa, an alliance for a new constitution, in the 2020 elections.
For the past 17 years, CCM and CUF have engaged in a political duel that has often left the semi-autonomous island sidelined by the international community.