The 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 Mugabeâ€™s sister, Mrs Shuvai Gumbochumahas been described as a God-fearing man who cared about other peopleâ€™s welfare.
Apostle Eunor Guti of the Zaoga church described the late Gumbochuma as a strong man who was dedicated to doing the Lordâ€™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 pmÂ 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.