John Magufuli News

Charles Robertson, Global Economist, Renaissance Capital

The outlook for frontier markets in Africa (Video): Charles Robertson, Global Economist, Rennaisance Capital

RenCap’s Global Economist Charles Robertson discusses frontier markets and the economic outlook for various nations in Africa.

Alassane Ouattara, President of Ivory Coast & John Magufuli President-Elect of Tanzania

Ivory Coast and Tanzania: Same results, different reactions

Two of the world’s fastest-growing economies — Cote d’Ivoire and Tanzania — held presidential elections this week.

John Magufuli, Tanzania's President-Elect

Tanzania's Election - Bullish on the Bulldozer: Ryan L. Hoover, Investment Analyst, Africa Capital Group

It wasn’t pretty, but John Magufuli ended up winning the most hotly contested presidential election in Tanzania’s history last week.

John Magufuli, Tanzania's President-Elect

Tanzania's ruling party candidate John Magufuli wins Tanzania Presidency with gas to tax reform vow

Tanzania’s ruling party candidate, John Magufuli, won a presidential election in Africa’s third-biggest gold producer with pledges to hasten development of the country’s nascent natural-gas industry and reforms to boost tax revenue.

Jakaya Kikwete, President of Tanzania

What has been President Jakaya Kikwete's economic legacy in Tanzania?

After ten years in power, Jakaya Kikwete’s presidency is coming to an end this October.

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.