Chama cha Demokrasia na Maendeleo (CHADEMA) News

Will the former Tanzanian Prime Minister and main opposition presidential candidate Edward Lowassa unseat the ruling party?

Tanzania General Elections 2015: A Defeat for Africa's Longest Ruling Party?

The October 30 General Elections will be the most tightly contested election in Tanzania’s history since the introduction of multiparty politics in 1992.

John Magufuli, Tanzania's Minister of Public Works Minister and presidential candidate. Photographer: Khalfan Said/AP Photo

Tanzania's ruling party picks Minister of Public Works John Magufuli to run for President

Tanzania’s ruling party Chama Cha Mapinduzi nominated Works Minister John Magufuli to run for president on its ticket in general elections planned for Oct. 25.