Tanzanians have once again plunged into deep mourning after another leader passed away this Sunday evening.
Tanzania has lost a top Catholic Church leader, Father Monsinyori Deogratias Hukumu Mbiku, who died at around 6:45 pm on Sunday while receiving treatment at a city hospital, Dar es Salaam.
He was a Parish Priest of the Dar-es-Salaam University.
According to the source, Jude Ruwa'ichi, who is the Catholic Archbishop of Dar-Salaam, he died while being treated.
However, the Archbishop did not reveal the cause of his death.
"With great sadness, I would like to inform you of the death of our beloved Father Monsignor Deogratias who was the Parish Priest of the Dar-es-Salaam University Parish.
"Monsignor Mbiku passed away today 04 April 2021 at 6:45 pm at Cardinal Rugambwa Hospital, Dar, while he was being treated.
"More information on funeral arrangements is being made and we will let you know. May we pray for Eternal Rest in Heaven," he said.
His death is coming at the same time Tanzania is still mourning the death of Pombe Magufuli.
Content created and supplied by: pmeja (via Opera News )
Opera News is a free to use platform and the views and opinions expressed herein are solely those of the author and do not represent, reflect or express the views of Opera News. Any/all written content and images displayed are provided by the blogger/author, appear herein as submitted by the blogger/author and are unedited by Opera News. Opera News does not consent to nor does it condone the posting of any content that violates the rights (including the copyrights) of any third party, nor content that may malign, inter alia, any religion, ethnic group, organization, gender, company, or individual. Opera News furthermore does not condone the use of our platform for the purposes encouraging/endorsing hate speech, violation of human rights and/or utterances of a defamatory nature. If the content contained herein violates any of your rights, including those of copyright, and/or violates any the above mentioned factors, you are requested to immediately notify us using via the following email address operanews-external(at)opera.com and/or report the article using the available reporting functionality built into our Platform