Julius Nyerere

WHO IS JULIUS NYERERE? Julius Nyerere, in full Julius Kambarage Nyerere, also called Mwalimu (Swahili: “Teacher”), (born March 1922, Butiama, Tanganyika [now in Tanzania]—died October 14, 1999, London, England), first prime minister of independent Tanganyika(1961), who later became the first president of the new state of Tanzania (1964). Nyerere was also the major force behind…