🇹🇿 Nobody says hakuna matata like people think we do.. We just don’t.
🇹🇿Jambo is a greeting that is famous in the army, not in the streets
🇹🇿We have 120+ tribes but are united by Swahili
🇹🇿We have had presidents from the same party since independent.. Except the party changed its name after independence but still its the party that helped in bringing independence.
🇹🇿Chipsi Mayai is ‘almost’ the national dish. It is famously available in all streets.
🇹🇿Our country played a role in bringing independence to many African countries.. Thanks to Nyerere, father of the Nation.
🇹🇿We have lake Ngozi, which is shaped like a map of Africa.. I went there, it was breathtakingly beautiful.
🇹🇿Most of us are multilingual.. You either speak tribal language and Swahili, or tribal language, Swahili, English and etc.
🇹🇿Our flag doesn’t have red because we didn’t fight to gain independence. To this day they say if you want to win in an argument or court, don’t let a Tanzanian speak, she/he will win over you.
🇹🇿We have 1 famous national anthem, but 2 more that praise Tanzania, and so we also consider them as national anthems, when I was in school each day at school parade had its own song.
🇹🇿The word Tanzania is a combination of Tanganyika and Zanzibar.. To this day we still celebrate the union of Tanganyika and Zanzibar to form the united republic of Tanzania.
🇹🇿We are a peaceful country, however in history, we once went to war with Uganda, and we won.
🇹🇿We have bongo flava, our very own music style.
🇹🇿Dar es Salaam is the largest Swahili speaking city in the world.
Here are some more that I found on the internet: Safari Drive – Amazing facts about Tanzania