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Tanzania in tightest election in decades

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Tanzania in tightest election in decades

<p>Tanzania is in the grip of one its closest elections in decades.<br /> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet"tw-align-center lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Tanzania's elections expected to be country’s tightest in history <a href="https://t.co/CrSSJUtgAJ">https://t.co/CrSSJUtgAJ</a> <a href="https://t.co/uexCwhy8Wg">pic.twitter.com/uexCwhy8Wg</a></p>— FRANCE 24 (@FRANCE24) <a href="https://twitter.com/FRANCE24/status/658311081199169537">October 25, 2015</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script><br /> President Jakaya Kikwete is standing down and John Magufuli is looking to lead the ruling <span class="caps">CCM</span> government, in power for 54 years, to another election victory.<br /> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet"tw-align-center lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">"My appeal to those Tanzanians who have not voted, is to ensure they do so" - John Magufuli <a href="https://t.co/pUEt1KjjXi">https://t.co/pUEt1KjjXi</a> <a href="https://t.co/4CvXy5hsvA">pic.twitter.com/4CvXy5hsvA</a></p>— BBC Africa (@BBCAfrica) <a href="https://twitter.com/BBCAfrica/status/658233506028457984">October 25, 2015</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script><br /> The opposition led by Edward Lowassa is pushing Magufuli hard. </p> <p><blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Edward Lowassa & John Magufuli cast their votes <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/TanzaniaDecides?src=hash">#TanzaniaDecides</a> h/t <a href="https://twitter.com/JohnMuyundo">@JohnMuyundo</a> <a href="https://t.co/6b6guC2L6L">pic.twitter.com/6b6guC2L6L</a></p>— JJ. Omojuwa (@Omojuwa) <a href="https://twitter.com/Omojuwa/status/658279772863205376">October 25, 2015</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script></p>