President Samia Saluhu said Tanzania's success was based on the vision of the leaders who preceded him.

President Samia made the remarks today at the 62nd anniversary of the independence of mainland Tanzania and the first National Vision 2050 National Conference at the Kikwete Conference Hall.

He named the leaders as the late Mwalimu Nyerere, former President Ali Hassan Mwinyi, Hayati Benjamini Nyerere, former President Jakaya Kikwete and the late John Magufuli.

He said the leaders had made it possible for the nation to make progress in various sectors.

President Samia promised to continue all the good, learn from the challenges the leaders faced.