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The Spice Islands of Zanzibar are world-renowned for their white sandy beaches and colourful coral reefs. If there is a five-star hotel investment, it will no doubt, be found on the island.

Now the Island’s President Mwinyi has announced plans to allow investment on more than 50 of the island’s surrounding islets.

Local media quotes the Zanzibar Investment Promotion Authority (ZIPA) Executive Director, Shariff Ali Shariff announcing the island government’s plans. The Executive Director said the island is open for business and is inviting investors for major works in the under-utilized ecotourism sector of the island.

The Zanzibar government has issued express interest to rent out the more than 50 islets surrounding the main archipelago to investors in the marine tourism sectors as well as the catering and hospitality sectors to invest in eco-friendly investment on the islets without compromising on the safety of the ecosystem.

What is envisioned is …