TANZANIAN FORMER PRESIDENT MKAPA IS DEAD.

Benjamin William Mkapa, Tanzania’s former President,is dead, President John Magufuli has announced.

Mkapa born on November 12, 1938,died on Friday at a Tanzanian hospital.

Magufuli has urged Tanzanians to remain calm.

 
“It is with a heavy heart that we have received the news of Mkapa’s passing,” he said.

Mkapa served as the country’s President from 1995 to 2005 before handing over to Jakaya Kikwete.

 
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