According to news breaking the airwaves just now the famous Tanzanian president John Pombe Magufuli has died.
Magufuli was reported to have been sick some days ago after he went missing from the public eye.
The news of his demise has been announced by the Tanzanian vice president at some minutes past 11 o’clock.
Magufuli was currently running his second term in office after he floored his close rival Tundu Lissu.
Rumors of death and alleged sickness has been going viral on social media platforms.
Many said he was suffering from the deadly corona virus that has wrecked havoc across the country.
Magufuli was one skeptical leader who gave a deaf ear to all the set covid guidelines that were to help curb the spread of the virus.
According to the vice president Magufuli has passed on as he was recieving at Mzera in Dar es salam.
Magufuli has passed on of heart problems that have been hitting him badly for the past few days.