president mugabe 25.10.10.jpgThe Head of State and Government and Commander-in-Chief of the Zimbabwe Defence Forces, President Robert Mugabe has visited the Gumbochuma family to pay his condolences.


President Mugabe described the late Bonny Gumbochuma as a good man, a fighter and a good farmer and his death comes as a surprise as he was recovering from his illness.


Mr Bonny Brian Gumbochuma, husband to the First Lady Amai Grace Mugabe’s sister, Mrs Shuvai Gumbochumahas been described as a God-fearing man who cared about other people’s welfare.

Apostle Eunor Guti of the Zaoga church described the late Gumbochuma as a strong man who was dedicated to doing the Lord’s job.

Meanwhile, the body of the late Mr Gumbochuma, has arrived at Kachere farm in Concession where it will lie in state before burial on Tuesday at 2 pm at the farm.

Mr Gumbochuma died early on Friday. He suffered a stroke in September 2004. He is survived by his wife Shuvai and 7 children.