• Waziri Ally Kissinger, the founder of popular Tanzanian band died after feeling unwell for days

Late singer Waziri Ally
Late singer Waziri Ally

Waziri Ally Kissinger, the founder of popular Tanzanian band Kilimanjaro Band popularly known as Wana Njenje died last night. He died while receiving treatment at Wananyamala hospital in Dar Es Salaam.

Tanzanian media pundits say that the late had started feeling unwell since last week.

"This evening, he said he wasn't feeling well so he went to sleep. Then later, he wasn't feeling well and he couldn't talk. We had to get him to the hospital. While on our way to the hospital, he died," said a band member

The band member revealed the late had been having blood pressure issues. Last year, he had travelled to India for heart treatment but it yet to be revealed what killed him.

The Kilimanjaro Band was formed over 30 years ago in Tanga, Tanzania. They began with the name The Love Bugs, then performing mostly cover songs.\

The band later changed its name to The Revolutions and moved to Dar es Salaam.