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

Written by Kevin Mwanza
  1. He’s likely to have the first woman vice president in Tanzania

Having stood in the way of the first possible woman president for Tanzania after he defeated two women to clinch the ruling party nomination, Magufuli chose a woman as his running-mate in Samia Suluhu. Suluhu is the Member of Parliament for Makunduchi Constituency in Zanzibar island and is on her way to make history as Tanzania’s first woman vice president since independence in 1961.