Tanzania’s sixth president, Samia Suluhu Hassan. Photo: AP
Tanzania’s sixth president, Samia Suluhu Hassan. Photo: AP
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Tanzania swears in first female president after John Magufuli’s sudden death

  • Samia Suluhu Hassan will finish Magufuli’s second five-year term, set to run until 2025
  • She was sworn in at a ceremony where neither she nor most of the attendees wore a mask, in the coronavirus-sceptic nation

Tanzania’s sixth president, Samia Suluhu Hassan. Photo: AP
Tanzania’s sixth president, Samia Suluhu Hassan. Photo: AP
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