African elections: Tanzania’s contribution

Description of the presidential and parliamentary election in Tanzania on September 21 and 26, 1965. They were based on universal suffrage, honestly run and they offered the voters genuine choices between two rival candidates. The article describes the new constitutibnal system before the elections, the electoral struggle, and the results and further implications.

Title: African elections: Tanzania’s contribution
Author: Morgenthau, R. Schachter
Year: 1965
Periodical: Africa Report
Volume: 10
Issue: 11
Pages: 12-16
Language: English
Geographic term: Tanzania
Subject: elections
Abstract: Description of the presidential and parliamentary election in Tanzania on September 21 and 26, 1965. They were based on universal suffrage, honestly run and they offered the voters genuine choices between two rival candidates. The article describes the new constitutibnal system before the elections, the electoral struggle, and the results and further implications.