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Tanzania

John Pombe Magufuli

Date of Birth: 29/10/1959
Place of Birth: Chato District, Geita, Tanganyika (Tanzania)


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Hungry for change

Africa Confidential understands that the grain was brought in from Tanzania – Mnangagwa and President John Magufuli are allies – at a price of US$600 a tonne; the world price is currently $240 a tonne...

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Magufuli's challengers recant

One by one President John Magufuli's opponents within the ruling Chama Cha Mapinduzi party are biting the dust...


Bridge over troubled finance

The US$260 million bridge to be funded out of state coffers will span the gulf from Kigongo to Busisi and make Mwanza town more easily accessible from the west including President John Magufuli's home Geita Region...


Cashew crisis grinds on

Last November President John Pombe Magufuli took cashew marketing out of the hands of private traders who refused to pay the price he demanded for raw cashew and brought in the army...


One rule for the party

With 15 months to go to the 2020 general election President John Pombe Magufuli faces blatant dissent from senior figures in the ruling Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM)...


Little cash, no credit

Mining industry investors are increasingly nervous about Zambia and the growing popularity of resource-nationalist motivated tax grabs such as the one ex-President Joseph Kabila imposed on miners in Congo-Kinshasa and the demand for $190 billion in back-taxes from Acacia Mining initially made by Tanzania's President John Magufuli (AC Vol 58 No 15 Magufuli's law)...


Nuts to the market

Last November President John Pombe Magufuli ordered the army to take over the transport and processing of Tanzania's entire cashew harvest of more than 200 000 tonnes...


Birthday blues

Tanzanian President John Magufuli has adopted a course of economic nationalism which clashes with the EAC's zonal approach to tariffs and he seldom attends EAC summits...


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