- Category: The News in Photos
09 Jul 2012
- Written by Mohamed Mambo
PRESIDENT Jakaya Kikwete presents to Mama Maria Nyerere the Burundi National Honour at the State House in Dar es Salaam on Monday. The medal was awarded to the late Father of the Nation, Mwalimu Julius Nyerere, during the celebrations to mark 50 years of independence in Bujumbura, Burundi, last week.
Mwalimu Nyerere was awarded the prize for his role during the struggle for Burundi independence whereby he was close advisor to the first Prime Minister, Prince Louis Rwagasore. (Photo by Mohamed Mambo)