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CHADEMAChama cha Maendeleo na Demokrasia (Party for Democracy and Development, Tanzania)
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In February 2018 Chadema member Daniel John was kidnapped in the middle of a political campaign, only to turn up dead with machete wounds to the head.
Caption: Top: Freeman Mbowe (c), leader of Tanzania's main opposition Chadema party, was jailed after failing to appear in court to face charges of illegal protest
(33) With concentrated opposition support in the North and in Zanzibar for example, CCM oftentimes and particularly during elections, accuses CHADEMA and CUF of exploiting Christianity and Islam, respectively, in those respective regions.
The CHADEMA candidate has a lot of issues to settle, beginning at family level, from which he will need to practice leadership upwards." (16) Yet, the same paper on 31 October, 2010 published on its front page "Vote for CCM, vote for Unity".
The content news analysis examined news coverage of three presidential candidates who received substantial electoral support: Jakaya Kikwete from the Revolutionary Party known as Chama cha Mapinduzi (CCM), Wilbrod Peter Slaa from the Party for Democracy and Progress known as Chama cha Demokrasia na Maendeleo (Chadema), and Ibrahim Lipumba from the Civic United Front (CUF).
However, the coalition collapsed almost as soon as it was announced, with both the CUF and Chadema privately accusing NCCR-Mageuzi of "imposing its will" on the coalition.
Four men wielding guns abducted Mdude Nyagali, a high-profile dissident and opposition activist, as he left his workplace in Mbozi on Saturday evening, the Chadema party said in a statement.
Lowassa defected to the main opposition party, Chadema, paving the way for Magufuli, former UN Deputy Secretary General, Asha-Rose Migiro and AU Ambassador to the US, Amina Salum Ali, to battle it out for the nomination.
The Chama Cha Mapinduzi-CCM (Revolutionary Party) prefers to continue with the current two government structure (government of Zanzibar and the union government) while the opposition led by the Civic United Front, Chadema and NCCR-Mageuzi who together form "Umoja wa Kutetea Katiba ya Wananchi-UKAWA" loosely translated as "coalition to defend public Constitution" supporting the proposed three government structure (the government of Zanzibar, Tanganyika and the Union Government).
Kasulumbayi had previously been the councilor for Ipililo ward for the past 17 years through different opposition political parties namely the CUF, CHADEMA, and Chama Cha Ustawi Tanzania (CHAUSTA).
The east African country s main opposition group Chadema had announced plans to demonstrate in the streets of the economic capital Dar es Salaam to denounce the arrest of members arrested during previous demonstrations.