Tanzanian President John Pombe Magufuli has requested has sent out a special request to singer Rajab Abdul Kahali popularly known as Harmonzie.
The Tanzanian head of State is now calling on the singer to vie for the Tandaimba Parliamentary seat, ahead of the 2020 General Election.
While addressing a public function in Ruangwa, Magufuli expressed his wish to see Harmonize represent his people in parliament at the same time terming him as a very hardworking man.
“Lakini nampongeza sana Harmonize sijui anatoka Jimbo gani, anatoka Jimbo gani huyu? Tandaimba? Mbuge wa kule ni nani? Ningetamani kweli Harmonize aende akagombee kule akawe mbunge wa Tandaimba. Kijana anabidii nzuri sana. Ndugu zangu asanteni sana mungu awabariki,” said President Magufuli.
In August, the bongo star refuted allegations that he intends to join politics.
“I do not think of venturing into politics. Instead, I want to take our music to greater heights. My dream is to take our music international. That is where I put all my energy. I will do anything and everything for music and nothing else, not even politics,” he said.
Harmonize was also among the guests who were invited to entertain the president during a recent function to commemorate Tanzania’s founding father Julius Nyerere.