Dodoma


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Do·do·ma

 (dō′də-mä′, -dō-)
The capital of Tanzania, in the central part of the country. Founded in 1907, it is an important administrative and transportation center. It replaced Dar es Salaam as capital in 1996.

Dodoma

(ˈdəʊdəmə)
n
(Placename) a city in central Tanzania, the official capital of the country. Pop: 169 000 (2005 est)
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Noun1.Dodoma - a city in the center of Tanzania that has been designated as the future capital
Tanzania, United Republic of Tanzania - a republic in eastern Africa
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The civil works are already underway in Tanzania on the first section of its 2190km standard-gauge network from Dar es Salaam to Morogoro and a deal for the 336km section construction from Morogoro to Makutupora near the capital Dodoma was presented last October.
Unknown gunmen shot Mr Lissu several times as he headed to a meeting of the National Assembly in Dodoma on September 7, 2017.
Tundu Lissu, who was charged with hate speech after calling the president a dictator earlier this year, was shot at his residence in the Tanzanian administrative capital of Dodoma on September 7.
Lissu narrated how the attackers trailed him from Parliament buildings to his home in Dodoma with the aim of killing him.
Julius Nyerere, founder of modern Tanzania, led the shifting of the capital from coastal Dar-es-Salaam to the more centrally located and newly planned Dodoma.
The two sides reviewed the potential benefits to investors in financing the highway project between the commercial capital of Dar Al-Salam and the new political capital of Dodoma.
He grew up on a farm in the Masasi district and studied development in the capital, Dodoma.
was replaced by Dodoma as the capital of Tanzania in 1996?
Speaking to Egypt Today, Maghraby said the branches will likely be in India's capital New Delhi and Tanzania's capital Dodoma.
Al-Sisi expressed Egypt's proud of its relations with Tanzania during his meetings with Tanzanian President John Magufuli in the Tanzanian capital city, Dodoma, according to a statement from the presidency.
On the Indian Ocean coast, Dar es Salaam is the biggest city in Tanzania, though not its capital (that is Dodoma in the country's centre).
Although Dodoma is the official capital of Tanzania, Dar es Salaam is its commercial capital, by far its big- gest city and certainly feels like the national capital.