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Tanzania Opposition Grabs Early Gains in National Elections

Tanzania's ruling party presidential candidate John Magufuli took an early lead Tuesday, but several key cabinet ministers lost their seats as vote counting continued for Sunday's national elections. The ministers lost to candidates representing an opposition alliance that includes Chadema, the main rival to the long-ruling Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) party. The polls are expected to be Tanzania's tightest election race ever, with CCM facing the first major challenge to its...

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