The Commander Zimbabwe National Army, Lieutenant General Philip Valerio Sibanda regrets to announce the untimely death of a Senior Army Officer, Lieutenant Colonel Samson Mupabanga.

He was 60.

A veteran of the liberation struggle, Lieutenant Colonel Mupabanga passed on last night after a long illness at West End Hospital in Harare.

Mourners are gathered at House Number 153, Mahatshula South in Bulawayo.

Funeral arrangements will be announced in due course.