Tanzanian President John Pombe Magufuli has been announced dead on Wednesday,17th March 2021. The sad news was released by his vice president, Mr. Samia Suluhu Hassan on Wednesday night.
According to Mr. Suluhu , the president died from a heart complication. Previously, people were suspecious of his absence and speculated that he was hospitalized because of covid-19 infection. He had spent some time at the Jakaya Kikwete Cardiac Institute since March 6th 2021.
The vice-president also announced that the country will fly its flag at half-mast for a period of 14 days to mourn the death of Mr. Pombe Magufuli, a beloved president.
President Magufuli was a steadfast leader and he always wished the best for the Tanzanian people and the whole of Africa at large.May President Pombe Maguli‘s soul rest in eternal peace.