John Pombe Joseph Magufuli is the president of Tanzania, an office he assumed since November 6, 2015. He was born on October 29, 1959 and joined politics after working as a teacher at Sengerema Secondary School between 1982 and 1983 where he taught Chemistry and Mathematics.
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The politician is popular for his eradication of corruption and waste, especially cancellation of Independence Day celebrations in other to minimize expenses. John got married to his wife Janet Magufuli, a primary school teacher and they have three children.