Tanzania: Several people killed in stampede at Magufuli’s funeral

There are indications the death toll could reach 40, with one family losing five members including children. Police say tens of thousands of people turned up at a stadium in Dar es Salaam to view the body of the former president. Many people also collapsed when the chaos erupted as some mourners braved security advice and forced their way into the stadium. John Magufuli died this month from heart attack at a local hospital in Dar es Salaam this month, according to the government. – – His state funeral held…

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