Tanzanian president sweeps streets on independence day

Dar es Salaam (AFP) – Tanzanian President John Magufuli surprised onlookers Wednesday when he walked out of State House to collect rubbish off the streets, after cancelling independence day celebrations for a national cleanup. Magufuli, who took power last month after winning October 25 elections, has introduced a swathe of austerity cuts and crackdowns on […]