Modern-day Ujiji on L.Tanganyika

Above: “Dr Livingstone, L presume?” The epic soundbite delivered by Henry Morten Stanley (l) to Dr David Livingstone(r) on 10 November 1871 Copyright Rupi Mangat We’re driving through a narrow cobbled street, ten kilometers south of Kigoma to reach the historic village of Ujiji a few meters from the shores of Lake Tanganyike. The road […]

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Tabora

Above:The century-old Orion Tabora Hotel  Copyright Rupi Mangat The half-way town from Arusha to Kigoma Published Nation media Saturday magazine 4 November 2017 650 kilometers west of Arusha, we’re in Tabora It has long intrigued me. David Livingstone and Henry Morton Stanley, the hard-wired calculating American (but British-born) journalist spent five months in 1872 at […]

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