Monday, March 22, 2021 -President Uhuru Kenyatta has joined the rest of the world in bidding farewell to the lost Tanzanian President John Pombe Magufuli.
State funeral for Magufuli who succumbed to heart related complications is was held today in Tanzania.
Also on the list of the attendants are Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa and his Democratic Republic of Congo friend Felix Tshisekedi. Further, eight more presidents are also expected to be present.
Government Spokeperson Hassan Abba confirmed to the media that more dignitaries will fly in from Comoros, Mozambique, Namibia, Botswana and Zambia.
He also stated that the late president’s burial service will be taking place on March 26 2021 at his rural home in Chato District, Geita Region.
The newly sworn in Tanzanian President Samia Suluhu announced his boss’s death following weeks of intensive speculations from citizens.
Country’s opposition leaders led by Tundu Lissu kept piling pressure on the governmnet to tell people the truth about Mr. Magufuli.
Lissu has since been blaming the Magufuli administration for playing coy with the deadly Coronavirus which he claims caused his(Magufuli) death.