Understanding President Magufuli’s relations with the East African Community

The East African Community Flag will be flown at half-mast as the region mourns the passing on of Tanzania’s President, John Pombe Magufuli. While announcing a 7-day mourning period in Kenya, President Uhuru Kenyatta referred to his counterpart as a champion of Pan-Africanism, while Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni eulogized him as a pragmatic leader who worked for the economic empowerment of East Africans. What was President Magufuli’s relationship with the East African Community? Journalist, Allan Ssenyonga joins CNBC Africa for more.

Thu, 18 Mar 2021 10:31:07 GMT
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