At least 10 African leaders have actually validated presence to the state funeral service of previous Tanzanian President John Magufuli, primary federal government representative Hassan Abbasi stated Sunday.
Abbasi informed a press conference that the state funeral service to be held Monday at Jamhuri Stadium in the capital Dodoma will be gone to by leaders from Kenya, Malawi and South Africa.
He stated other leaders will originate from Comoros, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Namibia, Botswana and the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Abbasi, who functions as the irreversible secretary in the Ministry of Information, Culture, Arts and Sports, stated Presidents of Rwanda, Angola and Burundi will be represented by high ranking authorities, including that agents from local companies will likewise go to the state funeral service.
Magufuli will be buried in his native house in Chato district in Geita area on March 26.
Magufuli, 61, passed away of cardiovascular disease Wednesday at the Emilio Mzena Hospital in business capital Dar es Salaam.