Uhuru Stadium Crowd Incident 21.03.2021

45 people died in March 21 stampede to view Magufuli’s body

The stampede that occurred at Uhuru Stadium in Dar es Salaam during the public viewing of late President John Magufuli’s body claimed 45 lives.

Tanzania: At least 45 died in late Magufuli tribute

Tanzanian police say at least 45 people died in a stampede that took place on March 21 when citizens paid their last respects to the country’s late President John Pombe Magufuli.

Tanzanian Police: 45 Killed in Stampede at Last Week's Magufuli Memorial

Tanzanian police said Tuesday that 45 people were killed in a stampede last week at a public viewing of the body of late President John Magufuli. The fatalities were much higher than the five originally reported.

Police to issue report on stampede

Authorities here said yesterday that they will issue a detailed statement on what transpired at the Uhuru Stadium on Sunday when city residents paid their last respects to the body of former President John Magufuli. The Dar es Salaam Special Zone Commander Lazaro Mambosasa promised to provide the report.g embarrassing hidden in the middle of text.

5 of family die in stampede during Magufuli’s funeral

Mother, 4 children killed as thousands of mourners push their way to jampacked Uhuru Stadium in Dar es Salaam

VIDEO: Father of children killed in stampede narrates ordeal

Hundreds of mourners turned up at the home of Mr David Mtuwa in Dar es Salaam yesterday to pay their last respects to five family members who lost their lives during a stampede at Uhuru Stadium on Sunday.

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