African Leaders Who Have Died In 2021 So Far


Ali Mahid Mohamed

Former President of Somalia Ali Mahid Mohamed died in Kenya at the age of 83 while undergoing treatment. It was reported that the former head of state fell ill while in Mogadishu then he was flown out to Kenya for treatment. Hon Mahdi was appointed president of Somalia by loyalists of the United Somalia Congress., the rebel group that kicked out Mohammad Siad.It was reported that the former president of Somalia died from complications of Covid 19.

John pombe Magufuli

John Pombe Magufuli the fifth president of Tanzania died on Wednesday this week, he died of heart problems. His death was announced by the country's Vice president Suluhu. The president was sick for some weeks and he was battling for his life in hospital. People from Tanzania and started asking of where about afters the Opposition leader Tindu Lissu tweeted that the president was sick. Pombe died aged 61 years. His vice president will be sworn in today as the 6th president of Tanzania and first female president in East Africa 


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