One of the richest and most famous Tanzanians, Reginald Mengi, has died.
His death was confirmed today early morning by the BBC Kiswahili edition.
He was the owner of ITV television, and Radio ONE station, among other outlets.
Mzee Mengi, commonly referred to as, was born in 1944 in Kilimanjaro region. He died in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
The cause of the death has not been announced yet.