MDC president Nelson Chamisa has expressed his sorrow over the passing away of liberation war hero and ZAPU president Dumiso Dabengwa.
In a statement, the 41-year-old opposition leader said:
Umdala uDumiso Dabengwa was a humble, wise, honest and principled leader. A hero of our liberation struggle without peer, he lived a simple life.
We don’t take it lightly that he endorsed our cause before he left us. We join the Dabengwa family, and nation during this sad moment.
Dabengwa passed away in Kenya on Thursday morning while returning from India where he was undergoing treatment for liver complications.
Dumiso Dabengwa was a politician and the president of ZAPU. He was also a member of Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front (Zanu-PF) officially until 2008 when he left to revive ZAPU political party. In 2018, Dumiso formed the Dumiso Dabengwa Foundation. Between 2018 and 2019... Read More About Dumiso Dabengwa
Nelson Chamisa is a Zimbabwean politician and current president of the Movement for Democratic Change. He was elected presdient at the party's congress on 25 May 2019. Chamisa is the former member of parliament for Kuwadzana , former Minister of Information and Technology , former... Read More About Nelson Chamisa