Chief Katsande Nyamukoho dies

Chief Samson Katsande Nyamukoho of Mudzi has died at the age of 89.

Born Samson Katsande, Chief Nyamukoho died at his home in Mtoko Thursday night.

Mudzi District Development Coordinator, Robert Muzeziwa confirmed the chiefs’ death, saying funeral arrangements are yet to be finalised.

Born on the 13th of June 1932, Chief Nyamukoho and was appointed chief on the 24th of July 2001.

A teacher by profession who taught between 1950 and 1955 before becoming a headmaster in 1956, Chief Nyamukoho was a well-known businessman with businesses and properties in Harare, Marondera, Murehwa and Mtoko.

He represented the Mashonaland East Provincial Chiefs’ Council in the Senate between 2012 and 2018.

He is survived by his wife Dorcas and five children who include famous actor, Tinopona Katsande.