Thousands of people thronged Mhishi village in Buhera for the burial of Chief Nerutanga who died last week in Mutare.

Traditional leaders, government officials, the Zanu PF political leadership and the Buhera community all came to give a befitting send off to the late 14th Chief Nerutanga.

The late Chief Nerutanga who was 99 years old managed to see three family generations and has left behind nine children, 60 grand children and 86 great grand children.