One individual dead as tourism minister’s vehicle overturns in Manyara region
Dar es Salaam. The Minister of Natural Resources and Tourism Dr Hamis Kigwangalla was on Saturday August 4 in an accident at Magugu Vilage in Manyara region following a government vehicle he was travelling in overturned.
In the accident, information officer Hamza Temba is reported dead, Manyara Region Police Commander (RPC) Agostino Senga confirmed.
The minister was going to Dodoma from Arusha region where he officiated a stakeholders meeting.
Dr Kigwangalla was rushed to Magugu Health Centre after he sustained injuries.
Further reports said Dr Kigwangala was later airlifted to KKKT Seliani hospital in Arusha city via helicopter owned by Tanzania National Parks Authority (TANAPA).