Tanzania is the largest country in East Africa. It is bordered by Kenya and Uganda to the north, Rwanda, Burundi, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the west, Zambia, Malawi, and Mozambique to the south, and by the Indian Ocean to the east. Tanzania is the 13th largest country in Africa (by land mass) and the 31st largest in the world.
Tanzania has a population of 51 million. It is the sixth most populous country in Africa. Many maps denote Dar es Salaam as the capital of Tanzania, but it is not. The capital is Dodoma. Dar es Salaam is the largest city, a principal port, and commercial hub.
The precious metal Tanzanite is mined in of Tanzania. Tanzania is home to two renowned tourism destinations – Africa’s highest mountain, Kilimanjaro, and the wildlife-rich national park – the Serengeti.
The Zaramo practice superstition as well as Islam. The New Testament is becoming available in their language. Prayer and intercession are needed to break the strongholds that are keeping them bound. The Zaramo need laborers who are willing to go and work among them.