President Amani Abeid Karume


Former president of Zanzibar

President Karume is the son of Zanzibar’s first president, Abeid Amani Karume and a member of the Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) party. As President he initiated peace talks with his counterpart, it was the first time in the history of “democratic politics” of Zanzibar where the two leaders held dialogue to seek out a long lasting peace solution for the isles.