Tanzanian magnate Reginald Mengi is dead.
On Thursday morning his two radio stations; ITV and Radio ONE confirmed that Reginald Mengi died in Dubai. Mr. Mengi died aged 75.
According to Forbes Magazine, Reginald owned one of the largest media firms in Africa. The Tanzanian billionaire owned IPP Media Group which comprised of 11 newspapers, Internet properties, radio and television stations. He was the chairman of Confederation of Tanzania Industries, IPP Gold Ltd.
He is survived by his wife Tanzania businesswoman Jacqueline `K Lynn’. Jacqueline won the Miss Tanzania title and represented Tanzania in the Miss World pageant in 2000. She started her own interior design company Amorrete Ltd in 2013 and launched Molacaho in 2016, a Tanzanian company that deals with designing and manufacturing interior design products. She is also an artist best known for her hit song back in the day, ‘Crazy over you’.
By Vincent Kyalo