OWEN MATAVA in Kwekwe
Zanu-PF stalwart and gender quality champion, Alines Muganhu who died Friday at Kwekwe General Hospital has been declared a Liberation Heroine and will be buried this Wednesday at the provincial shrine in Gweru, midlandsnews can reveal.
She was 66.
Muganhu a die hard ruling party supporter, a pillar of strength for Zanu-PF Women’ League in Kwekwe district this according to party supporters, died November 11, 2022 due to diabetes.
“His Excellency the President and First Secretary of Zanu-PF, Cde DR E.D Mnangagwa has conferred a Liberation Hero status to the late Cde Alines Muganhu and will be buried at the provincial heroes acre”, reads a letter of conferrement from Zanu-PF Secretary for Administration, Dr Obert Mpofu.
Former State Security Minister and a member of the Zanu-PF Midlands Provincial Executive, Owen “Muda” Ncube announced the latest Monday evening at the Muganhu’ family residence in Mbizo 3, Kwekwe.
Muganhu survived by six children and seventeen grandchildren.
She recently retired from government having worked at Kwekwe General Hospital as a health assistant.