I-Tanzania ithola umengameli wayo wokuqala wesifazane

Arthur Greene

IPhini likaMengameli wase-Tanzania uSamia Suluhu Hassan kulindeleke ukuthi afungiswe njengoMengameli wesifazane wokuqala wezwe emahoreni angama-24 ezayo.

UHassan umemezele ukushona kukaMengameli John Magufuli ngoLwesithathu.

Ngokomthetho, ngeke abe ibamba likaMengameli kepha uzothatha amandla aphelele. Njengomholi wezwe uzoba namandla okuzikhethela iKhabhinethi lakhe kanjalo nokwenza izinguquko emigomeni kaMagufuli.

Lolu shintsho olusheshayo luza ngemuva kokuphela kwesikhathi eside kokubusa kukaMagufuli. UMengameli ongasekho emhlabeni ubengabonakali emphakathini cishe amasonto amathathu, kanti ukuqagela ukuthi ukuphi – nempilo yakhe – bekugcwele.

NgoLwesithathu, kwisimemezelo esenziwe kumabonakude, uHassan uthe uMengameli obeneminyaka engama-61 ubulawe yisifo senhliziyo abesesimbambe iminyaka eyishumi eyedlule.

Yize kumenyezelwe, iningi labantu belingangabazi kangako ukuthi uMagufuli ushone ngenxa yezinkinga ezihlobene ne-Covid-19. UMagufuli ubengomunye wabaphikisi abadumile be-Covid-19.

UHassan, oneminyaka engama-61 ubudala, ungowase-Zanzibar futhi ube yiphini likaMengameli kusukela ngowezi-2015. Ngaphambi kwalokho wayeNgungqongqoshe wezwe ehhovisi likaMengameli.

Phakathi kowezi-2005 nowezi-2010, usebenze njengoNgqongqoshe Wezokuvakasha e-Zanzibar kanti phakathi kowezi-2000 nowezi-2005, ubenguNgqongqoshe Wezokuqashwa Kwentsha kanye nokuThuthukiswa Kwabesifazane Nezingane e-Zanzibar.

Ngemuva kokufungiswa kwakhe uHassan uzoba yinhloko yesibili yowesifazane  eMpumalanga Afrika ngemuva kukaSylvie Kinigi wase-Burundi owabusa phakathi kukaMfumfu kowezi-1993 kuya kuNhlolanja ngowezi-1994.

Uzophinde abe ngumuntu wesibili wase-Zanzibar ngemuva kuka-Ali Hassan Mwinyi ukuhola i-United Republic.

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