Tagged in: John Magufuli


Tanzania: Magufuli’s high-stakes gamble

When Tanzania’s President John Magufuli implemented an export ban on gold and copper ore in March, many in the country applauded the leader for taking his war on corruption and waste to the mining industry.…

Tanzania: Magufuli’s challenge

Since his election in October, Tanzania’s President John Magufuli has continued to burnish his no-nonsense reputation for asceticism and getting things done.

‘Bulldozer’ Magufuli digs for LNG riches

With its colourful military parade and booming stadium concert, Tanzania’s lavish Independence Day is usually a chance for the political elite to kick back and bask in the reflected glow of the country’s founding fathers.