Zimbabwe

JUST IN: Cde Moses Griffiths Mpofu declared national hero

Former Zimbabwe Republic Police Deputy Commissioner and liberation war hero Moses Griffiths Mpofu

Joseph Madzimure
Former Zimbabwe Republic Police Deputy Commissioner (Retired) Moses Griffiths Mpofu has been declared a national hero.

He was 66.

Zanu PF Secretary for Information and Publicity Cde Simon Khaya Moyo has confirmed the development.

In a note to journalist, Cde Khaya Moyo said the Politburo has anonymously declared the late Cde Griffiths Mpofu as a national hero.

Cde Mpofu whose chimurenga name was Matswata Witness Mhlanga died last Friday at United Bulawayo Hospital after a long illness.

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