After win in DRC, a confident new Tanzania emerges on the East African stage
Saturday November 9 2013
Basking in the glow of one of his country’s best diplomatic weeks in recent times Kikwete takes on Museveni, Kagame and Uhuru over Coalition of the Willing. TEA Graphic
It was also expected that when President Kikwete addressed parliament last Thursday, he would lash out at the Coalition of the Willing, or announce that the loose rival alliance with Burundi and DRC that he has been trying to forge would set out on a separation path.
President Kikwete, as a leading East African economist put it on social media, “not only took the high ground but took the posture of the adult in the room.”
President Kikwete seems to have thrown the ball in the court of the Coalition of the Willing.