It is with great sadness that Tanzania just lost one of the most storied entrepreneurs, Michael Shirima. Yes, you heard it right, the business tycoon Michael Shirima is no more. According to the reports, the business tycoon of Tanzania passed away or breathed his last on Friday night, June 9, 2023. Since Michael Shirima’s death news broke out, the people of Tanzania have been taking over the internet and paying him tributes. Condolences are being poured ever since this news broke out. But some are also eager to know what happened to Michael Shirima or what was his cause of death. If you are also seeking the same information, this article will help you in knowing this. Kindly drag down the page and take a look below.
How did Michael Shirima die?
Sources have stated that the tycoon was at a hospital located in Dar es Salaam, the commercial capital of Tanzania. He was receiving treatment there but he could not make it and lost his life. Michael Shirima was 80 years of age when pronounced dead. Who confirmed or revealed the passing of Michael Shirima? Reportedly, Precision Air company announced the news through a special media post. For your information, Precision Air was founded by Michael Shirima. Continue reading this article and know more details.
Precision Air posted, “It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing of our founder and Board Chairman, Mr. Michael N. Shirima. Mr. Shirima passed away last night at 9 PM at the Aga Khan Hospital in Dar es Salaam, where he was admitted on June 8, 2023. He was inspirational and a leader to many, and we will forever cherish his life,” As you read the statement does not tell the cause of death of Michael Shirima, it is not known what was the actual cause of death. But it is understood that Michael Shirima died from age-related health ailments. Scroll down the page.
The tycoon lost his father when he was just 4 years old. Later he migrated to the UK from Tanzania to study aeronautics. After studying in the UK, Michael Shirima returned to his native country and founded a commercial airline company Precision Air (the largest privately held commercial airline). He founded the famous airline company Precision Air in 1993. The other successful ventures of Michael Shirima are flour milling, exportation, and coffee farming companies. He was also a philanthropist. Stay tuned to this website for more updates and further details.