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# John Magufuli

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First female president of Tanzania sworn in after death of Magufuli from mystery illness
Questions remain over the true cause of the late president’s death, after multiple rumours he had Covid-19 or had sought treatment abroad.
# Africa
Tanzania’s Covid-sceptic President John Magufuli dies aged 61
He had said last year that Tanzania had eradicated Covid through three days of national prayer.
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Tanzanian president begins second term after disputed election
Observers have noted allegations that call the vote’s results into question.
# Lake Victoria
'Negligence has cost us so many lives': Tanzania ferry death toll rises to over 200
The president has declared four days of national mourning and said the government would cover the funeral expenses of the victims.