Jonathan Tafreg (1985-) is a Tanzanian poet, novelist, playwright and a linguist. He is also a professional educator, businessman and a webmaster. He hosts JO AFRICA PLC which connects young modern African writers and provides educational informative articles for students and teachers pursuing literature as a course of study or hobby. He is non political and non ideological, but very radical and extremist in his works. He is a strong believer in his own school of thought " Tafregism" which holds that; true life is achieved when truth dominates human life, and that when lies overshadows life, then life becomes counterfeit and meaningless.