Sunday, May 20, 2018
Issue of union to be included in national education curriculum
The government has seen the need to include the issue of union in national educational curriculum so as to enable students in the republic to know the historical background of how the union between Tanganyika and Zanzibar and then various challenges and problems facing the union and steps being undertaken to overcome them. The Minister of State in Vice-President Office responsible for union matters January Makamba said in parliament last week when he was contributing to a debate during question and answer session and to his views he noted that, it was better to let the incoming generation know in details the essence of the union. He said that by doing so, people will be in a position to learn in depth various challenges and problems facing the union and take the necessary steps to overcome them for the benefits of the people in the country. He said there are various challenges and problems facing the union and which need to be known by citizens of both countries for their well being in future.