MDC president Nelson Chamisa has mourned the death of Vimbai Tsvangirai-Java (36), who died on Monday afternoon at a local hospital.
Tsvangirai-Java died from injuries she sustained in a head-on collision near Truckers Inn in Kwekwe last month.
Writing on microblogging site Twitter on Monday, Chamisa said:
The passing on of recently elected Women Assembly Sec Gen Hon Vimbai Tsvangirai -Java comes as a sad blow to us all.
This comes at a time when the MDC family is yet to fully recover upon the passing on of Our Icon Dr MT. Vimbai was a rising star whose value is without debate.
Meanwhile, the MDC has issued a statement, expressing its condolences following the passing away of the Glen View South MP and newly-elected secretary-general of the Women’s Assembly, Tsvangirayi-Java. Reads the statement:
The MDC has learned with shock the sad passing on of Hon Vimbai Tsvangirai – Java this afternoon.
The eldest daughter of our late icon Dr Morgan Tsvangirai, Hon Java was the recently elected Women’s Assembly Secretary General and a Member of Parliament for Glenview South.
She recently sustained injuries in an accident which claimed two other cadres while travelling from a Provincial Caucus in Bulawayo.
Our thoughts and prayers are with her family.
Vimbai Tsvangirai-Java was a religious leader, politician and a Movement for Democratic Change member. She was the daughter of the also late MDC leader Morgan Tsvangirai. She died on 10 June 2019. She had been seriously injured in a car accident the previous month (May).... Read More About Vimbai Tsvangirai
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
Glenview is a high density-suburb in the Harare Metropolitan Province. Read More About Glenview