We publish below a statement from the Minister of Higher and Tertiary Education, Innovation, Science and Technology Development, Prof. A. Murwira, following the death of the Vice Chancellor of Africa University, Professor Munashe Furusa.
“The Minister of Higher and Tertiary Education, Innovation, Science and Technology Development, Prof. A. Murwira, the Deputy Minister, Hon. R. Machingura, the Permanent Secretary, Prof. F. Tagwira, Chief Directors, Directors and the entire staff of the Ministry send heartfelt condolences to Dr. Zanele Furusa, the entire family, the Africa University Staff and Students on the passing on of Professor Munashe Furusa.
“We learnt with great shock and sadness of the untimely death of the fourth Vice Chancellor of Africa University Proffessor Munashe Furusa.
“In Prof. Munashe Furusa, the academic fraternity has been robbed of a good academic, a thought leader and a hardworking higher education administrator
“He was dedicated to higher education and the upliftment of young Africans.
“MAY HIS DEPARTED SOUL REST IN ETERNAL PEACE.”