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Officials: Tanzania to Pick New President, Parliament on Oct. 25

Tanzanians will pick a new president and parliament on Oct. 25, officials said on Monday, in a national election likely to be dominated by the ruling party despite rising anger at poverty and corruption. President Jakaya Kikwete is due to step down from the helm of east Africa's second-biggest economy after two terms – the limit set out in the constitution. Tanzania's main opposition parties have promised to unite behind a single presidential candidate to replace him. But...

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