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Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Tanzanian President John Magufuli dies at 61” – below is their description.
Tanzanian President John Magufuli has died, aged 61, after what the government said was a battle with heart disease.
Magufuli who was a COVID-19 sceptic, passed away amid rumours that he succumbed to coronavirus-linked complications.
The government has denied these claims.
Vice President Samia Suluhu Hassan will likely succeed him until the next election in 2025.
Al Jazeera’s Andrew Chappelle reports.
–Al Jazeera English YouTube Channel
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