NURSES STRIKE CLAIMS SAVE’S SISTER
The late MDC leader, Morgan Tsvangirai’s sister, Miriro died after her family had to withdraw her from Parirenyatwa hospital as nurses were on strike.
She had asthma and heart disease complications, Her brother Manasa said her health deteriorated after she returned home.
“She was asthmatic and had heart complications. She was admitted at Parirenyatwa Hospital and we took her home when government asked people to withdraw their relatives from hospitals following the strike by health workers,
“Her situation deteriorated after we withdrew her from hospital leading to her death at home yesterday [Friday] at night.”
He told The Standard that his sister would be buried at Mubaira growth point in Mhondoro today and mourners were gathered at the late MDC-T leader’s Strathaven home.