Retired Tanzanian President, Jakaya Kikwete has described the overdue Ambassador Celestine Mushy as an lively chief and a real patriot to his nation.

Eulogising the departed Tanzanian envoy to Austria on Tuesday, the previous President mentioned the Ambassador is credited for operating relentlessly in keeping up the rustic’s symbol within the world group.

“It is disheartening and very unfortunate that death has robbed us of an energetic young envoy,” the previous president mentioned.

Divulging on Mr Mushy’s diplomatic profession, the retired chief mentioned the previous was once amongst his depended on foot infantrymen when he headed the international docket.

“The late Ambassador joined the Ministry back in 1999 and he’ll be remembered for his zeal and readiness to serve in every diplomatic mission,” Dr Kikwete defined.

Thanks to his sheer exhausting paintings, Dr Kikwete recalled how the overdue Ambassador was once deployed to the Tanzanian Embassy in New York following a different request from the previous Prime Minister, Edward Lowassa.

According to Dr Kikwete, the previous Premier had expressed a want and a private want of getting the overdue Mushy serving within the nation’s project within the United States of America to fill in a emptiness.

Mr Mushy would proceed serving in america even after Lowassa’s resignation.

The former President additional disclosed that it did not come as a marvel to him when President Samia Suluhu Hassan appointed the diplomat as the rustic’s consultant in Austria.