Tanzanian PM says President Magufuli is working

Tanzanian PM says President Magufuli is working

Following the wide speculations and rumor in Tanzania over the health of President John Magufuli over the past few weeks.

Tanzanian Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa said “I even spoke with him this morning about my trip to Njombe and he told me to greet you for him.

I spoke to him by phone in Dar es Salaam while I was in Dodoma,” he said on a video few hours ago.

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Magufuli, 61, has not been seen in public since February 27 and has not spoken since the emergence of rumors on social networks announcing him to be seriously affected by Covid-19.

“WHO is yet to receive any information regarding what measures Tanzania is taking to respond to the pandemic,” Tedros said. “I renew my call for Tanzania to start reporting Covid-19 cases and share data.”