PM Abiy Expresses Condolences over Death of Tanzania’s President

                               President John Pombe Magufuli

Addis Ababa, March 18, 2021 (Walta) – Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed expressed his condolences over the death of Tanzania’s President John Pombe Magufuli.

“My sincere condolences to the people and Government of Tanzania on the passing of President John Pombe Magufuli. May he Rests in Peace,” The Premier tweeted.

Tanzania’s President John Magufuli has died on Wednesday at the age of 61, from heart complications at a hospital in Dar es Salaam.

Magufuli was one of Africa’s most prominent Coronavirus sceptics and called for prayers and herbal-infused steam therapy to counter the virus.