Job Vacancies at Mtwara Mikindani Municipal Council. Mtwara-Mikindani is a name that is a combination of two words which are Mtwara and Mikindani.. These two parts that is Mtwara and Mikindani were famous centers where each one came from its reasons. The word “Ntwara” which is currently Mtwara is a Makonde word meaning of ku-tawaliwa (invaded and taken captive). Later this area became the home of Arabs and other people who were captured as slaves and sold.
The word Mikindani is derived from the word Mikinda, which means the area where coconut trees do not grow/thrive well. The real inhabitants of this area are Wamakonde, Wayao and Wamakua. 75% of the people of Mtwara are Makonde, followed by Wayao and finally Makua. As usual in other regions of Tanzania, there are other people who live in Mtwara.
The history of the establishment of the full authority of the Mtwara-Mikindani Municipal Council began in 1948, during the period of the colonial rule, they moved the Port of Mtwara from Mikindani where it was previously.
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Mtwara Mikindani Municipality has a size of 163 square kilometers equal to 0.97% of the entire area of Mtwara Region. The municipality of Mtwara Mikindani is bordered by the Indian Ocean on the east side, on the north side, on the west side and on the south side it is bordered by the Mtwara district council. This council is administratively divided into the following areas, it has one constituency, 18 Wards, 111 Streets and 2 Divisions.