president speaking at sabinas funeral.jpgThe Head of State and Government and Commander-in-Chief of the Zimbabwe Defence Forces, President Robert Mugabe, says the late Ambassador Ngoni Togarepi Chideya was a faithful and loyal servant whose mission in life was to be a dutiful service to the nation.

In a condolence message to the Chideya family, President Mugabe said Ambassador Chideya performed his duties with exemplary commitment until his retirement in 2004.

The late Ambassador Ngoni Chideya he is survived by his wife, Zimbabwe’s Ambassador to Canada, Mrs Florence Chideya and two children.

Ambassador Chideya who died on the 8th of this month in Canada, has been accorded a state assisted funeral.

Burial arrangements will be announced in due course.