CHADEMA


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CHADEMAChama cha Maendeleo na Demokrasia (Party for Democracy and Development, Tanzania)
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Although there were many parties contesting the election, this statement aimed at frustrating CHADEMA which seemed to offer stiff competition to CCM.
It should be noted that CHADEMA, for example, which the author makes reference to is the strongest opposition party in Tanzania.
Multiparty Election Results by Party 1995-2005 Election Party Number of Number of Year Constituency Special Seats Seats 1995 CCM 186 28 CUF 24 4 CHADEMA 3 1 NCCR-M 16 3 UDP 3 1 Total 232 37 2000 CCM 202 41 CUF 17 4 CHADEMA 4 1 TLP 4 1 UDP 3 1 NCCR-M 1 0 Total 231 48 2005 CCM 206 58 CUF 19 11 CHADEMA 5 6 TLP 1 0 UDP 1 0 Total 232 75 Key: CCM=Chama Cha Mapinduzi; CUF=Civic United Front; CHADEMA=Chama Cha Demokrasia na Maendeleo; NCCR-Mageuzi=National Convention for Reconstruction and Reform; TLP= Tanzania Labour Party and UDP= United Democratic Party (Sources: National electoral Commission 1996, 2001, 2006) Table 3.
The opposition CHADEMA party nominated Anna Valeria Komu as his successor.