The portrait and coffin of the late Tanzanian President John Magufuli is seen during his national funeral in Dodoma on Monday. Photo: AFP The portrait and coffin of the late Tanzanian President John Magufuli is seen during his national funeral in Dodoma on Monday. Photo: AFP
The portrait and coffin of the late Tanzanian President John Magufuli is seen during his national funeral in Dodoma on Monday. Photo: AFP
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Four children, one adult die in stampede to view body of Tanzania President John Magufuli

  • The deadly crush took place as Tanzanians paid their last respects to the controversial leader
  • Magufuli’s official cause of death was heart failure, but critics say the prominent coronavirus sceptic died of complications from Covid-19

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The portrait and coffin of the late Tanzanian President John Magufuli is seen during his national funeral in Dodoma on Monday. Photo: AFP The portrait and coffin of the late Tanzanian President John Magufuli is seen during his national funeral in Dodoma on Monday. Photo: AFP
The portrait and coffin of the late Tanzanian President John Magufuli is seen during his national funeral in Dodoma on Monday. Photo: AFP
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