Zanzibar opposition to meet army chief over political crisis
Monday November 2 2015
President Jakaya Kikwete and Civic United Front Zanzibar's presidential candidate Maalim Seif Shariff. PHOTO | FILE
In a statement late on Sunday, Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete's office said the president had ordered talks between CUF leaders and the Chief of Defence Forces, General Davis Mwamunyange, following a request from the opposition party.