Tanzania’s President John Magufuli dead at 61, vice president announces

By Reuters Staff Breaking—Tanzania’s President John Magufuli, one of Africa’s most prominent coronavirus sceptics, has died aged 61, Vice President Samia Suluhu Hassan said on Wednesday after a more than two-week absence from public life that led to speculation about his health. Magufuli, had not been seen in public since Feb. 27, sparking rumours that he had contracted COVID-19. Officials

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