Mourners line streets for funeral or Tanzanian President John Pombe Magufuli

Tanzanians bade farewell to President John Pombe Magufuli on Monday (March 22) with thousands lining the streets to watch his funeral procession. Magufuli, 61, died in office from a heart condition on March 17 in the country's commercial capital Dar es Salaam. Magufuli was one of Africa’s most prominent COVID-19 sceptics and opposition leaders and his critics allege that he died of complications from COVID-19.