The Nairobi Times Newspaper of February 07, 1983, Issue No. 384

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  • A colonel in the Tanzania Peoples Defence Forces TPDF who was fighting in the war to topple Idi Amin in Uganda in 1979 defected to a neighbouring country is among those held by the Tanzanian government after a reported coup attempt against the government of president Julius Nyerere.