Dumiso Dabengwa’s memorial service: Pics.
Proceedings began with the collection of the body from a local parlour before the motorcade drove through Joshua Mqabuko Street through the city passing next to the statue of Father Zimbabwe. A memorial service for the late national hero Dumiso Dabengwa has been held at Bulawayo’s White City stadium.
The procession ended at the White City stadium, the venue of the memorial service where multitudes from all walks of life converged to pay their last respect to the late national hero. There was also a letter from “Russia With Love,” which was read to the mourners.
It was written in memory of the man they called the ‘Black Russian’ by his Russian compatriots. “Cde Dabengwa will be sorely missed. We will remember him for all his work even on promoting relations between Zimbabwe and Russia,” read part of the letter.
DRAMA AS NURSES FORCES TOCKY VIBES TO CHANGE NAME OF HIS BABY
Tocky had named his son, Chamakuvangu, after an album he did last year. However, the nurses at the clinic protested against the name and informed the musician that they were not going to write the name on the baby’s card.
Musician Tocky Vibes, real name Obey Makamure, was forced to change the name for his newborn baby after irritated nurses refused to sanction the name that he had chosen. The affable musician did not…more here.