Khupe was barred from Chamisa’s mother’s funeral in Gutu on Wednesday. Zimbolivenews has learnt that mourners who are believed to be MDC Alliance supporters tried to chase away MDC-T leader Thokozani Khupe from Alice Chamisa’s funeral.
According to eyewitnesses who spoke to Zim Morning Post, when Khupe’s vehicles arrived at the gate, angry youths barred her from entering the Chamisa residence.An eye witness who spoke to the publication on condition of anonymity said:
The vehicles were stopped at the gate as Khupe tried to enter the residence. The organising secretary, Amos Chibaya, intervened but to no success as the youths vowed to beat up Khupe and her aides. Chibaya had to ask Chamisa to come so that the issue can be resolved. Below are some reactions from Twitter users regarding the issue: