Venezuela expresses its condolences to the people and Government of Tanzania on the death of President John Pombe Joseph Magufuli

The President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro Moros, on behalf of the Venezuelan people and Government, expresses his deepest condolences and solidarity with the people and Government of the United Republic of Tanzania, on the passing away of the President, H. E. John Pombe Joseph Magufuli, this Wednesday March 17th.

President Magufuli, worthy heir to the great Julius Nyerere, showed an infinite love for his people, to whom he dedicated his life of public service, in the permanent search for their dignity and well-being.

Venezuela conveys its regret at the sudden physical departure of this great leader of Mother Africa, extended to his family, friends and the noble Tanzanian people, for whom it wishes consolation and strength in this moment of pain.

Peace to his remains!

Caracas, March 17th, 2021