President Jakaya Kikwete greets Kilindi residents on fist day visits to Tanga region on Tuesday after addressed a public rally at Songe village. President Kikwete was in region for four ÐdaysÕ official visits. PHOTO|STATE HOUSE
This was in reference to his first attempt at the presidency in 1995 when he was prevailed upon by the Mwalimu Julius Nyerere to step aside in the race that was won by Mr Benjamin mkapa whom he would later succeed in 2005.
By George Sembony and Pascal Mbunga ,The Citizen Correspondents