12 Things You Didn’t Know About Tanzanian Presidential Hopeful January Makamba

Written by Keren Mikva

He was named one of the 10 most powerful men in African in 2014

In 2014, Forbes Magazine named Makamba as one of the most powerful men in Africa, along with Nigerian tech entrepreneur Chinedu Echeruo, Senegalese CEO of the African Media Initiative Amadou Mahtar Ba, and Ghana’s Komla Dumor, lead presenter on “Focus on Africa.” The Forbes list included people it described as Africa’s most outstanding male game changers — “men who are innovative, courageous, daring and often disruptive in their fields.”

Source: Forbes.com