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John Pombe Magufuli

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


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Risks for all in mining row

Now that the second committee appointed by President John Magufuli to look at Acacia Mining's exports of gold-copper concentrate has largely backed the findings of the first, the battle lines are set for an epic confrontation on the exploitation of Tanzania's natural resources...


Chill in the air for Chenge

The arrests of Sethi and Rugemalira followed President John Magufuli's summary suspension of the Director General of the Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority, Felix Ngamlagosi, after he issued a public notice soliciting feedback on IPTL's request to extend its Power Purchase Agreement with the Tanzania Electric Supply Company Ltd...


A test of wills over mining

President John Pombe Magufuli's government has banned export of the materials since 3 March because he believes Acacia, majority-owned by Canada's Barrick Gold, has been concealing the value of its exports...


Magufuli backs hard man

President John Pombe Magufuli is experiencing conflict between his campaign against corruption and his increasingly dictatorial methods...


Sour fate of sugar project

The demise of the sugar production company Bagamoyo EcoEnergy (BEE) after millions of dollars of investment over ten years is being seen as much as a test of President John Magufuli's development agenda as of Tanzania's receptiveness to foreign investment...


The untouchable funds

It is looking increasingly likely that President John Magufuli's anti-corruption campaign will steer clear of investigating the abuse of state pension funds, including the National Social Security Fund (AC Vol 57 No 23, The bulldozer's light tread)...


The power and the glory

The year will be dominated by President John Pombe Magufuli's efforts to reshape Tanzania after ten years of President Jakaya Kikwete's directionless rule...


Amina jumps to the front

Tanzanian president John Pombe Magufuli became the latest to endorse Mohamed at the start of a two-day state visit to Kenya, a sign that the SADC bloc is not locked down for Venson-Moitoi, despite having endorsed her...


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