Mohammed Dewji dragged into an SUV and drove away in an unknown direction.
In Tanzania, was kidnapped youngest billionaire in Africa the 43-year-old politician and businessman Mohamed Dewji.
In Tanzania, was kidnapped 43-year-old politician and businessman Mohamed Dewji, who is considered the youngest billionaire in Africa. This is with reference to police the largest city in the country of Dar-es-Salaam said on Thursday, October 11, BBC News.
Noted that unknown persons attacked, Dewji on the morning of 11 October, when he was going on a daily workout at the fitness club Colosseym, located in the prestigious area Oyster Bay in Dar-es-Salaam. It is known that the kidnappers arrived in advance and parked near the hotel in anticipation of a billionaire.
According to witnesses, two white men dragged, Dewji in the SUV of the brand Toyota Surf and drove away in an unknown direction. The kidnappers opened fire in the air to scare off witnesses.
Reportedly, local police blocked all the airports, and departures from the city. On suspicion of involvement in the kidnapping arrested three men, the motives of the attackers remain unknown.
Mohammed, Dugi is headed by Tanzanian conglomerate METL, which unites enterprises of textile and food industry. The company was founded by the father of Duji in the 1970s, she now works in six countries in Africa. As of February 2018, Forbes magazine estimated Dugi 1.5 billion. The businessman takes the 17th place in the rich list of Africa and is the youngest billionaire on the continent.