By Patric Kisembo
Former Manyara Regional Commissioner, Joel Bendera is no more. Bendera died today at Muhimbili National Hospital where he was hospitalised.
He served as a Member of Parliament for several years and later worked as the deputy Minister of Information, Culture and Sports since 2006. He has also worked as the Regional Commissioner for Morogoro and Manyara.
He served as the Manyara Regional Commissioner until October 2017 when he was replaced by Alexander Pastory Mnyeti.