Kidnapped Africa’s Youngest Billionaire, Mohammed Dewji Released
Tanzanian billionaire Mohammed Dewji, who was kidnapped earlier this month, on Saturday morning announced that he has been released and had returned home safely.
Dewji was released 10 days after he was seized by armed men in the city of Dar Es Salaam.
“I thank Allah that I have returned home safely. I thank all my fellow Tanzanians, and everyone around the world for their prayers. I thank the authorities of Tanzania, including the Police Force for working for my safe return.”
— Mohammed Dewji
(3:15AM, Dar es Salaam)
— MeTL Group (@MeTL_Group) October 20, 2018
“I thank Allah that I have returned home safely. I thank all my fellow Tanzanians, and everyone around the world for their prayers,” he said in a tweet from his company METL Group’s account.