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Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences

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University of Dar es Salaam

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Official Name:
United Republic of Tanzania
Short form: Tanzania

ISO Country Code: tz, TZA
Local Time = UTC +3h
Country Calling Code: +255

Capital City:
Dar es Salaam (executive)
Dodoma (legislative)
Other Cities: Arusha, Mwanza, Mbeya, Mtwara, Stonetown, Zanzibar

Type: Unitary Republic.
Independence: Tanganyika 1961 (from UK-administered UN trusteeship),
Zanzibar 1963 (from the UK).
Union formed in 1964.
Constitution: 1982.

Location: Eastern Africa, bordering the Indian Ocean, between Kenya and Mozambique.
Area: Tanzania mainland: 945 000 km² (378 000 sq. mi.); Zanzibar: 1,658 km² (640 sq. mi.).
Terrain: Coastal plains; a central plateau; highlands in north and south.
Highest point: Kilimanjaro 5 895 m.

Climate: Varies from tropical to arid to temperate.