Tanganyika Governors

Name ID 603

See also

Hughes, A.J. East Africa: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda

At the end of 1916, Mr Horace Byatt

At the end of 1916, Mr (later Sir) Horace Byatt was appointed Administrator over the northern half of the country controlled by Britain.

Extract ID: 1377

See also

Ofcansky, Thomas P and Yeager, Rodger Historical Dictionary of Tanzania
Page Number: 35
Extract Date: 1916-1961

Administrators

Administrators

1916-20 Sir Horace Archer Byatt

Governors

1920-24 Sir Horace Archer Byatt

1925-31 Sir Donald Charles Cameron

1931-34 Lieut-Col Sir G.S.Symes

1934-38 Sir H MacMichael

1938-41 Sir Mark A. Young

1941-45 Sir Wilfred E.F. Jackson

1945-49 Sir William D Battershill

1949-58 Sir Edward Francis Twining

1958-61 Sir Richard Turnbull

Extract ID: 1382

See also

Hughes, A.J. East Africa: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda

his purview was extended

In January 1919, his purview was extended to the whole of Tanganyika. Eighteen months later British administration took on a more formal basis by the promulgation of the Tanganyika Order in Council, in terms of which Byatt’s title was changed to that of Governor. He was empowered to make ordinances ‘for the good government of the country’.

Extract ID: 1378

See also

Hughes, A.J. East Africa: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda

Sir Donald Cameron

... Sir Donald Cameron, who succeeded Byatt in 1925. He was a different man, and indeed believed that his predecessor had failed to give a lead to the country or lay down any clear lines of policy.

Extract ID: 1379

See also

editors East Africa
Extract Date: 1960 September 01

Sir Richard Turnbull summoned Julius Nyerere

Sir Richard Turnbull summoned Julius Nyerere and asked him to form a government

Extract ID: 1383
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