26.5 C
Brisbane
Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Tanzania’s third President, BENJAMIN WILLIAM MKAPA, is DEAD

Must read

Burundi refugees disappeared, tortured in Tanzania: HRW

Human Rights Watch (HRW) on Monday accused Tanzania’s police of gravely abusing at least 18 Burundian refugees and asylum seekers since 2019...

Bobi Wine protests: Over 1,000 bullet casings collected in Kampala

More than 1,000 bullets casings were collected from various points in Kampala Metropolitan area alone and more than 50 bullets removed from...

Kenya reports 302 new COVID-19 cases, total tally jumps to 83,618

Kenya on Monday reported 302 new COVID-19 infections from tests conducted over the last 24 hours, taking its total number of confirmed...

Charity warns of famine in South Sudan

South Sudan is facing a potential risk of famine due to the effects of protracted conflict, flooding, and a poor economy, an...

Tanzania’s third President, Benjamin William Mkapa, has passed away today the 24th of July, 2020, around 12:25am in Dar es Salaam.

President John Pombe Magufuli has confirmed the death few moments ago via a live televised broadcast.

The late President was admitted in a hospital in the city of Dar es Salam receiving treatment

The late President Benjamin Mkapa was born in 1938 in Ndanda, near Masasi in Mtwara.

He graduated from Makerere University in Uganda in 1962 with a degree in English.

He also attended Columbia University in 1963 and was awarded a Master’s Degree in International Affairs

He died at the age of 81

- Advertisement -

More articles

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

- Advertisement -

Latest article

Burundi refugees disappeared, tortured in Tanzania: HRW

Human Rights Watch (HRW) on Monday accused Tanzania’s police of gravely abusing at least 18 Burundian refugees and asylum seekers since 2019...

Bobi Wine protests: Over 1,000 bullet casings collected in Kampala

More than 1,000 bullets casings were collected from various points in Kampala Metropolitan area alone and more than 50 bullets removed from...

Kenya reports 302 new COVID-19 cases, total tally jumps to 83,618

Kenya on Monday reported 302 new COVID-19 infections from tests conducted over the last 24 hours, taking its total number of confirmed...

Charity warns of famine in South Sudan

South Sudan is facing a potential risk of famine due to the effects of protracted conflict, flooding, and a poor economy, an...

Uganda/Kenya: Uganda Ends Kenya’s Under-20 Afcon Dream

Cecil Odongo - Rising Stars' dream of participating in the 2021 Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations came to a sudden halt on...