Former Tanzanian President Benjamin William Mkapa is dead.
He was born November 12, 1938.
President 1995 to 2005.
He was also Chairman of the Revolutionary State Political Party.
Has died July 24, 2020.
President John Magufuli has announced in brief television statement yesterday saying Mkapa died at Dar es Salaam Hospital where he was admitted.
He also declared a seven-day mourning period and all flags in the country will be flown at half-mast.
Mkapa led Tanzania before handing over to Jakaya Kikwete.
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