Calls For Andy Brown To Be Made Liberation War Hero

The Herald reports that the ruling Zanu-PF Harare and Midlands provinces have approached the party requesting it to consider conferring Andy Brown with liberation war hero status.

Andy Brown is considered to have played a key role during Zimbabwe’s land reform program which resulted in his musical career suffering financial loss when some fans stopped attending his show because of the  support he gave to the land reform programme.

Andy Brown was an active member of the ruling Zanu PF and held the position of secretary for information and publicity in Takawira branch under Mukuvisi District (DCC5) a position he held until his death. At the Beginning of this week it was also reported Brown had been conferred Provincial Hero status.

Andy Brown died last Friday at Parirenyatwa Hospital.