Welfare Services for War Veterans, War Collaborators, Ex-Political Detainees and Restrictees Minister Cde Tshinga Dube

The vetting process of the war collaborators members has kicked off in all the country’s provinces and is expected to be completed before year end.

The long awaited vetting process of the war collaborators has finally kicked off in all the country’s provinces and focus is now on the initial phase of creating a data base collection and selection of process of real war collaborators.

Welfare Services for War Veterans, War Collaborators, Political Detainees and Restrictees Minister Cde Tshinga Dube made the announcement during the provincial conference of the Zimbabwe National Liberation War Collaborators Association in Mutare.

He called upon the two splinter war collaborators associations to unite and to work together for the common good of ensuring that the role played by war collaborators during the liberation struggle is recognised.

Speaking at the same occasion the national chairman of the Zimbabwe National Liberation War Collaborators Association ZILIWACO) Cde Pupurai Togarepi warned members to desist from engaging in factionalism.

President Robert Mugabe two years ago created the Ministry of Welfare Services for War Veterans, War Collaborators, Political Detainees and Restrictees to unite former freedom fighters and to champion their welfare.