The people of Zanzibar

September 10, 2022
Culture, Travel

The Arab influence on Zanzibar & Pemba Island is an event in the people

Who is a mix of Shirazi (from Persia) Arabs Comorians (from the Comoro islands) and Bantu from the mainland? the later  predominate

Asians are a significant minority, especially in towns and cities. Europeans (either by decent or expatriate) are a small minority

The island of origin of the locals pretty much determines what tribe they belong to.The Waunguja would emanate from Unguja with Wapemba tribe from Pemba island and Watumbatu from Tumbatu island


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