The Zanu PF leadership has described the late ZAPU leader Dr Dumiso Dabengwa as a dedicated war cadre whose credentials are unquestionable.

Dr Dabengwa whose liberation name was Black Russia passed away on Thursday (yesterday) in Nairobi, Kenya on his way from India where he had gone to seek medical attention.

Among those who offered their condolences include Deputy Minister of Defence and War Veterans Affairs, Cde Victor Matemadanda, Cde Absolom Sikhosana, Cde Angeline Masuku and Retired Colonel Tshinga Dube.

The Minister of State for Bulawayo Provincial Affairs Cde Judith Ncube also consoled the Dabengwa family.

Dr Dabengwa has survived by his wife Zodwa Khumalo Dabengwa, five children and several grandchildren.

Mourners are gathered at number 39 Diamond drive Fourwinds, Bulawayo.