Tanganyikan general election, 1960
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General elections were held in Tanganyika on 30 August 1960, following the agreement of the United Kingdom to establish internal self-government for the territory. The Tanganyika African National Union won 70 of the 71 elected seats, whilst the other went to a TANU member who had stood against the official TANU candidate, and immediately joined TANU faction after being elected.
|Tanganyika African National Union||100,581||82.8||70|
|African National Congress||337||0.3||0|
|Source: Nohlen et al.|