John Magufuli

Tanzania: 45 people dead in stampede to see ex-president's mortal remains

Magufuli was given a hero's burial in which his coffin was lowered into the ground Friday by military generals followed by a 21-gun salute in Chato, his hometown in the country's northwest.

published on : 30th March 2021

Tanzania's ex-president John Magufuli to be buried in Chato

Magufuli was one of Africa’s most prominent COVID-19 skeptics and even though his government announced that he had died of a heart failure, opposition leaders charge that he died of COVID complication

published on : 26th March 2021

Five die in stampede during public viewing of the body of former Tanzanian President John Magufuli

Tens of thousands of Tanzanians came out to view Magufuli's body at Uhuru Stadium in the country's largest city, Dar es Salaam, over the weekend.

published on : 23rd March 2021