Dodoma

Dodoma <<DOHD uh MAH>> is the capital of Tanzania. In 1973, Tanzanians voted to maneuver the nation’s capital to Dodoma from the coastal metropolis of Dar es Salaam. The transfer was accomplished within the early 2000’s. Dodoma was chosen as the brand new capital primarily due to its central location.

Dodoma’s enterprise district consists of numerous trendy business buildings. A lot of the metropolis’s individuals reside in small brick homes with tin roofs. Dodoma’s industries embrace the manufacturing of bricks and the processing of clay.

Dodoma was a small village when the mainland of what’s now Tanzania turned a German colony in 1891. Within the early 1900’s, the UK gained management of the colony. Round that point, Dodoma turned a advertising middle.

This entry was posted in African Cities and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *