The casket bearing the body of Dr. Reginald Mengi arriving at the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Tanzania (ELCT) Moshi central parish yesterday for a requiem mass before the burial ceremony at Kisereni, Machame East ward. Photos: Selemani Mpochi/PMO
Jacqueline, the widow of Dr. Mengi with her sons Ryan and Jayden at the requiem mass.
Dr. Mengi’s daughter Regina and son Abdiel with uncle Benjamin Mengi (C) at the requiem mass.
Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa addresses the gathering during the requiem mass.
Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa consoles Dr. Mengi’s family members at the requiem mass.
A large crowd of mourners waiting to pay last respects to the late Dr. Reginald Mengi outside the church.
Head of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Tanzania (ELCT), Bishop Dr Fredrick Shoo pays his last respects.
Mourners pay their last respects before the body of Dr. Mengi.
Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa signs the condolence book after he arrived at the late Dr Reginald Mengi home at Kisereni village, Machame East ward in Hai district, Kilimanjaro region yesterday. Photo: PMO
The casket bearing the remains of Dr Mengi is lowered into the grave by special device during the burial ceremony. Photo: Selemani Mpochi
Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa lays a wreath at the tomb of the late Dr Reginald Mengi during the ceremony. Photo: Selemani Mpochi
The prime minister consoles the family of the deceased. Photo: Selemani Mpochi
An aerial view of the late Dr Reginald Mengi's home at Nkuu Sinde Kisereni in Machame East ward. Photo: Correspondent