Mtemi Ilago Charles Kafipa of Bukumbi, Sukuma people of Tanzania passes on

23rd Ntemi (King or chief) Ilago Charles Kafipa (Kaphipha) of Bukumbi, Sukuma people, Misungwi district, Mwanza region in Tanzania has passed away at the age of 92/93.

Shop now
Photo : Mtemi wa Bukumbi /Facebook

He was crowned in 1944 at the age of 16/17 to succeed his late father Ntemi Shimbe Anthony Kaphipha reigned (1915-1944)his grandfather Minzimalulu reigned 1896 – 1915.

Photo : Mtemi wa Bukumbi /Facebook

He has been monarch for 77 years. He leaves behind his wife Ngole (Queen) Mary Kaphipha and children

© The African Royal Families. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, rewritten or redistributed without permission.

Shop Now

Create a website or blog at WordPress.com

Up ↑

error: Content is protected !!
%d bloggers like this: