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CCM's Magufuli Wins Tanzania's Presidential Elections

[Independent (Kampala)] The National Electoral Commission (NEC) of Tanzania has declared CCM’s Dr. John Pombe Magufuli as the winner of the recently concluded Presidential Elections. Magufuli garnered 8,882,935 votes (58.16%) against Edward Lowassa’s 6,072,848 votes (39.97%). Lowassa was representing the opposition party of CHADEMA. However, Lowassa has contested the results, filed an official petition and withdrawn his tallying agents from the whole exercise citing massive irregularities.
Source: AllAfrica