Joseph Moyo, the Member of Parliament for Mwenezi East has died. Moyo who had been unwell for some time, reportedly died at Masvingo General Hospital yesterday. Moyo become the MP for Mwenezi East after winning the seat unopposed last year. He replaced former Minister of Provincial Affairs for Masvingo Kudakwashe Bhasikiti. Bhasikiti was expelled from the Zanu PF after being accused of working with Joice Mujuru.
Zanu PF Masvingo provincial political commissar Jappy Jaboon said:
It is sad that honourable Moyo has died just a year after being elected to represent the people of Mwenezi.