President Mnangagwa has passed his condolence message following the untimely death of MDC-Alliance leader Mr Nelson Chamisa’s mother.
Mr Chamisa’s mother collapsed in her garden yesterday and died.
Writing on his Twitter handle, President Mnangagwa said: “I was sad to hear of the passing of Ambuya Chamisa, the mother of Nelson Chamisa. Our thoughts and prayers are with @nelsonchamisa and the Chamisa family at this difficult time.”
Acting MDC-T president, Dr Thokozani Khupe, also took to Twitter to mourn Ambuya Chamisa.
“My deepest condolences to the Chamisa family. I pray that the Lord comforts you in this difficult time.”
In his Twitter post, Mr Chamisa said her mother toiled to educate him just like all mothers do for families across the country.
“She taught me industry, respect, discipline, integrity and hard work. A hardworking, multi-talented woman. A prayer warrior & pillar in the faith. Collapsed in her garden & went to be with the Lord. Rest in power Mai Nerison!” said Mr Chamisa.
MDC Alliance Leader Nelson Chamisa’s Mother Dies In Gutu
Opposition MDC Alliance leader Nelson Chamisa’s mother has passed away. Ambuya Chamisa “passed away suddenly late afternoon at her home in Gutu” the party said in a statement. “It is with great sadness that the MDC Alliance announces the passing of Ambuya Chamisa, the MDC Alliance president Nelson Chamisa,” party spokesperson Fadzayi Mahere wrote.
“Ambuya Chamisa was a staunch christian and guiding force for the democratic movement. On behalf of the MDC Alliance we pass our sincere condolences to the Chamisa family, all her relatives and loved ones. Funeral arrangements will be made available in due course,” she said.