State-assisted funeral for Chief Mabhikwa

The President, Comrade Emmerson Mnangagwa, has granted the late Chief Vusumuzi Khumalo Mabhikwa, a State-assisted funeral.

In a statement, the Chief Secretary to the President and cabinet, Dr Misheck Sibanda said this was in recognition of Chief Mabhikwa’s dedication and commitment to national duty as a traditional leader and public servant.

“The President has assigned his deputy, the Honourable Vice President, General (Retd) Dr C.G.D.N. Chiwenga, to represent him at the’ late Chiefs funeral in Jotsholo tomorrow, Saturday, 28th May, 2022,” Dr Sibanda said.

Chief Mabhikwa succumbed to injuries he sustained during a road traffic accident in Jotsholo on Sunday night.