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Photos from the 30-minute burial of former Changamwe MP Ramadhan Kajembe

Photos from the 30-minute burial of former Changamwe MP Ramadhan Kajembe

Former Changamwe MP Ramadhan Kajembe has already been buried. His burial ceremony took half an hour. Only his son Sudi Kajembe and Coast Regional Coordinator John Elungata spoke during the ceremony.

Kajembe’s remains were carried to the family cemetery, 500 metres away, by 10 health officials clad in white Covid-19 PPEs.

Kajembe was buried at his family home in Kwa Shee in Jomvu at exactly noon.

Hundreds of family members, friends and relative have converged at the home of the former legislator.

Coast Regional Coordinator John Elungata led security officers in ensuring social distance at the home of the former leader.

Kajembe died on Friday evening after a two-week hospitalization at Pandya Hospital.

Among notable faces at the funeral include; Jomvu Mp Badi Twalib, who is also his son-in-law.

Here are the photos that were taken from the burial by the hawkeyed photojournalist Charled Mghenyi.

The Star/ Charles Mghenyi