Tanzanian President, John Pombe Magufuli has been confirmed dead by Vice President, Samia Suluhu today.
Speaking in a televised address, the Vice President Suluhu indicated that the President has been battling with chronic atrial fibrillation for over 10 years. He gave up the ghost today, Wednesday, March 17 around 6pm.
Tanzania has began it’s 14 days of mourning.
Funeral arrangements are yet to be announced.