A funeral parade to honour Zimbabwe Prisons and Correctional Services (ZPCS) Retired Commissioner Stanley Matunhira who died on 19 April will be held at Chikurubi Training School in Harare on Monday.

Retired Commissioner Matunhira joined the then Zimbabwe Prison Service (ZPS) in 1985 and rose through the ranks until he was promoted to become Commissioner in 2014, a position he held until his retirement in 2015.

A liberation war fighter, whose Chimurenga name being Cde Master Blaster Faster Bagger, Retired Commissioner Matunhira was instrumental in the transformation of ZPS to ZPCS.

He is survived by wife, Nyaradzo and three children.

Mourners are gathered at Uti farm in Furtherstone.