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Tanzania and the International community mourns the passing of His Excellency Dr. John Pombe Joseph Magufuli, President of the United Republic of Tanzania

His Excellency Dr. John Pombe Magufuli

His Excellency Dr. John Pombe Magufuli

The Embassy of the United Republic of Tanzania with deep sorrow inform that the 5th President and Commander In-Chief of the United Republic of Tanzania, His Excellency, Dr. John Pombe Joseph Magufuli, passed on March 17, 2021 at Mzena Hospital where he was undergoing treatment for few days, just a few months in his Second Term as our Head of State after a landslide victory in free and fair elections held in October, 2020.

H.E President John Pombe Joseph Magufuli was born on October 29, 1959 and served our Country as Head of State and Commander in Chief from November 05, 2015 to March 17, 2021. To honor his legacy and grieve for his loss, according to the law, the Government has announced 21 days of National Mourning from March 18, 2021 to April 07, 2021.

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