The good news is that the greatest transformations happen after major tragedies.
Now that Covid-19 victims have started dying, let us brace for the hard jokes.
Closing the borders forever is not an option in an inter-connected world. But caution is also in order because of Covid-19.
Though he should have been able to converse with ease, he often lost his cool when challenged by anyone he did not like much.
Mkapa's was a cantankerous and paternalistic sort of amour patrie. Yet, it was an oddly quiet presidency.