Is Tanzania the Switzerland of Africa? – Huffington Post

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But there is hope. Almost everyone I spoke with liked the current president, John Pombe Magufuli. “The Bulldozer,” as he is known, has shown a commitment to education, development, and even a decision to critique government development projects, as he did in Arusha while I was there. Rooting out corruption and eliminating “ghost jobs,” as the Tanzanians called them, has earned him applause from the people. The two-term limit installed after longtime first president Julius Nyerere stepped down, have been honored by his successors faithfully. And the country is one of several to allow the African Court of Human and Peoples’ Rights to be a court of last resort, given problems with an independent judiciary most African nations experience.

Is Tanzania the Switzerland of Africa? – Huffington Post