Zim re­mem­bers Soul of the Na­tion A hum­ble man whose hu­mil­ity be­lied his lofty stand­ing

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When his body was flown to his ru­ral home in ZvavaHera, ev­ery vil­lager was lit­er­ally mourn­ing.

Al­though pol­i­tics was his first love, the lu­mi­nary also had time for other in­ter­ests.

At the time of his death, he was pa­tron of the Zim­babwe Foot­ball As­so­ci­a­tion and was a cen­tral fig­ure in the host­ing of the Gutu Half Marathon, a na­tional event that at­tracted some of the coun­try’s best marathon run­ners to his home area ev­ery year.

The late Vice Pres­i­dent Dr Si­mon Ven­gai Muzenda

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