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The 39th Southern African Development Community (SADC) summit, which was hosted in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania for two days saw the participation of 16- member states, delegates, and other invited guests.

The summit which took place on August 17th and 18th saw the Tanzanian President, Hon. John Pombe Joseph Magufuli assuming Chairmanship of SADC for one year till August 2020, indicating another signal of faith to the president and his regime in steering the bloc to the right socio-economic and political direction.

As one of the largest economies in Africa, prior to the summit Tanzania via its Ministry of Industry and Trade hosted the 4th SADC Industrialization week, whereby more than 2000 people registered for the exhibitions.

Noted by a local media outlet, Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Eng. Stella Manyanya said that almost 1,766 of the participants were Tanzanians and 938 were exhibitors. Participants …