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Tanzania’s Kikwete says ‘so happy’ to retire…that’s an unusual one for an African president


TANZANIA’S outgoing President Jakaya Kikwete said Friday he was “happy” to be leaving his job after a decade in power, having stepped aside after serving his two-term limit. Ruling party candidate John Magufuli won Tanzania’s hotly contested presidential elections with over 58% of votes, cementing the long-running Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) party’s firm grip on […]