Posts Tagged ‘John Magufuli’

POSITIVE CHANGE| Tanzania’s New President Bans Foreign Travels, Asks Officials To Visit Tanzanian Villages

Newly Elected President of Tanzania, John Magufuli has ordered a ban on foreign travel by government officials and cuts in tax exemptions, signalling the potential start of fiscal belt-tightening measures by his government. In a Statement that read  “the president has put a halt to all foreign trips by government officials with immediate effect. “If there is an urgent […]

TANZANIA | Magufuli Sworn In As President, Promises To Unite Country

Tanzania’s new President, John Magufuli, has promised to unite the country, create more jobs and drive up economic growth. “It is now time for us to unite and put our ideological differences aside,” Magufuli, 56, told thousands of supporters during his swearing-in ceremony at the country’s National Stadium, Dar es Salaam, on Friday. “I will […]