Africa’s youngest Billionaire still missing in Tanzania


Africa’s youngest billionaire Mohammed Dewji has been kidnapped by masked gunmen in Tanzania’s main city Dar es Salaam, police say.

Dewji, who is reportedly worth 1.5 billion dollars, has been kidnapped since 11 October 2018.

Police have arrested 20 people in relation to the kidnapping.

The family of kidnapped Tanzanian billionaire has offered almost $500 000 in reward money for any information leading to his whereabouts.


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