By BigEyeUg Team
Ugandan musicians have joined thousands around the world to mourn dead Tanzania leader, John Pombe Joseph Magufuli.
Magufuli breathed his last on Wednesday, March 17, 2021, in a hospital in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania following a “heart condition” relating to an abnormal heartbeat that he had long suffered from.
Here we bring you some of the condolence messages from Ugandan musicians to Tanzanian musicians and the public at large.
Jose Chameleone: Ow dear, I join the rest of the world to mourn a revolutionary African leader President of the Republic of Tanzania John Pombe Magufuli. May his soul rest in eternal peace as his legacy of true African development for the people lives on.
Radio & Weasel: Rest In Peace Mr President. Tanzania Fam💔Nakutakia nguvu ya leo na matumaini ya kesho.
Bobi Wine: My heartfelt condolences to the people of the United Republic of Tanzania on losing President John Pombe Magufuli. Eternal repose.
Big Eye StarBoss: Rest in peace” president POMBE MAGUFULI of Tanzania😭😭 Take heart all my tanzanian people😭😭 its very sad.
Spice Diana: Oh no this is so sad !!!! 😢 😔 REST IN PEACE Mr president #Magufuli 🇹🇿💔 💔 my heartfelt condolences to my 🇹🇿 Tanzanian sisters and brothers and his family.
Mr. Mosh Live: Rest well East Africa’s biggest anti-corruption hero. Tutakumiss sana #ripmagufuli.
Angella Katatumba: Our heartfelt condolences to the family, friends and people of Tanzania, following the demise of President John Pombe Magufuli. 💔 🙏🏿 #RIPMAGUFULI
Lydia Jazmine: Only Heard Great Things About President Magufuli! This Hurts🥺 Rest In Peace! My Sincere Heart Felt Condolences To Our Tanzanian 🇹🇿 Brothers And Sisters. Africa Lost A Great Leader! 🙌🏾🙏🏽💔
Desire Luzinda: Tanzania, we love you and stand with you in this painful and trying moment. May Peace prevail in this Transition Pole Sana.
Chozen Blood: Gone, but never forgotten. Rest in peace President Magufuli.
Top Tanzania artists like Diamond Platnumz, Harmonize, Alikiba who were a special company to President Magufuli continue to pour condolences for him.
Prior, Magufuli’s health was uncertain and after almost three weeks off his public appearance routine.
This sparked pressure from the natives to the government as they demanded to know his status with rumors that he was seeking treatment abroad for Covid-19 also arising.
Flags are being flown at half-mast in the entire East African region and Tanzania begun a 14-day mourning period.
Vice-President Samia Suluhu Hassan has on Friday morning been sworn-in as the new head of state for the remaining 5years left on the deceased’s term.
Samia becomes the first female leader of the country with a 58Million population.
Rest in Peace President John Pombe Magufuli!