Tanzania’s new President asks MPs to stop comparison with Magufuli

Tanzania’s President Samia Suluhu Hassan has urged the country lawmakers to stop comparisons with late ex-president John Magufuli. 

“We are supposed to be discussing and passing the government budgets…Let’s work the way parliament is supposed to…,” she said, speaking at a national conference organised by religious leaders in memory of the late president and to pray for the new leader.  

She took office on 19 March 2021 after the death of President John Magufuli on 17 March 2021. 

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