Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation’s diplomatic correspondent Judith Makwanya (56) was buried today at Warren Hills cemetery in Harare.
Makwanya died after a short illness at Westend Hospital in Harare. Speaking at Makwanya’s burial, Information, Publicity and Broadcasting Services permanent secretary Nick Mangwana said Makwanya’s death was a loss to the entire country. He described Makwanya as a heroine. Said Mangwana:
Where can I get words to speak if you look at the number of people who have come here to show love to our departed heroine? From our knowledge and understanding as Government and people of Zimbabwe, what has brought us here is the death of our heroine. What can you say when you know that your heroine has suddenly departed from you like this.
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Ndabaningi Nick Mangwana is a politician, political analyst, Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Information and Publicity and a member of Zanu-PF. He was the chairperson of Zanu-PF U.K chapter. Mangwana was popular with his column View from the diaspora which is published in the... Read More About Nick Mangwana
Judith Makwanya was a Zimbabwean journalist and broadcaster with the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC). She is most known for having worked for ZBC for decades. At the time of her death, she was a Diplomatic Correspondent. Makwanya died on 11 March 2019 aged 55. Read More About Judith Makwanya