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A blunt, strong-minded, and stubborn man, as the leader of his party, Karume made up for his rudimentary education and lack of sophistica- 36 Revolution in Zanzibar tion by his rough but powerful oratorical ability, which greatly appealed to the average Zanzibari African. But his style of leadership did not set well with other ambitious men in the ASP. One of them, Othman Sharif, denounced Karume as “an utter failure” and called on him to resign. Sharif, a forty-seven-year-old Shirazi from Pemba who was a civil servant in the Agriculture Department, saw himself as a better-qualified political leader.
Once again, the subject was Babu and Umma. It was well known, Picard said, “that Babu and his Umma Party are bought and sold by Peking. ” It was apparent that the Zanzibar government, writing off the Africans as a threat, worried only about Babu and his followers. The British and Americans shared this focus and, like the Zanzibar government’s leaders, were unaware of any other immediate threat to Zanzibar’s peace and stability. 3 On the Eve Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable.
Our African neighbors, who made their living fishing or farming, were friendly and came to our front yard to use the water tap, the only one in the area. Demonstrating our acceptability, or figuring I was a soft touch, the man who sold us fish and fruit came by one day for some medicine for an illness. He coughed vigorously to show how severe it was. He also hit me up for several shillings, justifying the request only on the grounds that I was a bwana mkubwa (important man). Naturally, I couldn’t refuse him.
Armor At War 1997 Panzerkampfwagen III by Michael Jerchel, Waldemar Trojca