10 Things About Tanzanian Presidential Nominee John ‘The Bulldozer’ Magufuli

Written by Kevin Mwanza
  1. He’s a close friend to former President Benjamin Mkapa

Magufuli is a close colleague to the country’s former President Benjamin Mkapa. During Mkapa’s tenure, he served as his infrastructure minister. On several occasions, Mkapa never hesitated to support and defend one of his favorite cabinet members in times of need or trouble.