Tanzania: Government encouraged to restart the constitutional review process

By EDWARD QORRO, 4 February 2016
President of Tanzania: John Pombe Magufuli
President of Tanzania: John Pombe Magufuli
<p>The East African Community election observation mission has requested President John Pombe Magufuli to restart the constitution review process and enforce the enactment of relevant reforms in the country’s election management process.&nbsp;In its report on last year’s general election in Tanzania, the mission led by former Kenyan vice president Moody Awori said such reforms should include the establishment of an independent election management body with its own staff from national to sub-national levels.&nbsp;They noted that last October’s election was somewhat hampered by an inconclusive constitution review process, as exemplified by a national referendum which failed to take place in April as planned.&nbsp;</p>
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