Mohammed Dewji, Africa’s Youngest Billionaire, Free 9 Days After Abduction

Mohammed Dewji

Mohammed Dewji, Africa's Youngest Billionaire, Free 9 Days After Abduction
Mohammed Dewji-
Unknown gunmen snatched Mohammed Dewji, 43, on October 11 as he left his early morning workout in the commercial capital of Dar es Salaam, police said.

He was found about 3:15 a.m. local time Saturday in the same city, regional police commissioner Lazaro Mambosasa told reporters. In addition, Dewji, who attended the news conference in a white T-shirt and pants, thanked police officers and shook their hands.

Another, police officials did not provide additional details on his release. It’s unclear whether a ransom was paid.