Tanzania is quite special in its integration of the island state of Zanzibar. The Constitution provides for a double set of legislative, governmental, and judicial powers. Therefore, Zanzibar has a separate President for internal affairs. Although the entities of mainland and Zanzibar island are at least as separate as in a federal state, the nation has a unicameral parliament for both mainland and union affairs. Zanzibar has a separate parliament for internal affairs.
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