Magufuli taught us that Africa can do without foreign aid – Uhuru Kenyatta

Kenyan President, Uhuru Kenyatta who doubles as the Chairman for the East African Community (EAC), said during his tribute that, Tanzania’s late President, John Pombe Magufuli has demonstrated that, Africa has what it takes to develop without dependency on foreign aid. Kenyatta said that, “In a very short span of time, President Magufuli has shown […]

Who was John Pombe Magufuli, Tanzania’s ‘Bulldozer’?

John Pombe Magufuli, now deceased was the 5th President of the Republic of Tanzania. Before becoming President, He was nicknamed ‘The Bulldozer’ for driving a program to build roads across the country as the Minister for Works and also for his anti-corruption stance. Magufuli The Bulldozer shot to worldwide fame following his exemplary leadership. After […]

John Pombe Magufuli, President of Tanzania dies at age 61

The government of Tanzania has reported that President John Pombe Magufuli known popularly as ‘The Bulldozer’ has died; local media outlets have equally confirmed the incident. Bloomberg News quoted Vice President Samia Suluhu Hassan, to have said on national TV that: “We have lost our courageous leader, President John Magufuli, who has died from a […]

We will protect local products in new trade agreement; Tanzania to Britain

The emergence of Brexit which saw the United Kingdom detach itself from the European Union calls for certain core adjustments to be made in terms of bilateral relationships, especially business or trade agreements between respective countries, the EU and the now independent Britain. With regards to this, the Tanzanian Government has also initiated a trade […]

Tanzania’s President and opposition leader “Greet with Foot” amid Coronavirus fear

Coronavirus continues to cause panic all over the world, especially in developing countries where the health system in some of the countries is generally weak.  The outbreak was first reported in late December 2019 in Wuhan China, right now more than 52 countries have recorded cases related to coronavirus. The World Health Organization (WHO) has […]