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Tanzania’s ruling party wins presidential election, to extend grip on power after 5 decades

by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania – Tanzania’s ruling party has won the country’s presidential election, defeating an opposition alliance that had hoped to end the party’s five-decade grip on power, the country’s election commission announced on Thursday. John Magufuli, the Chama Cha Mapinduzi (Revolutionary Party) candidate, won with 58 per cent of the […]

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