Minister Mudenge Dies

Zimbabwe’s Higher and Tertiary Education Minister Stanislus Mudenge has died, state media has reported.

Mudenge had been unwell for a while and he Is said have died ini Masvingo. He collapsed at the Great Zimbabwe Hotel  in Masvingo where he was attending a conference for academics. He was confirmed dead on admission at a hospital in the mother town.

He had held his current ministerail position since 2005. Prior to that he was the minister of Foreign Affairs.

At the time of his death he was MP for Masvingo North and secretary for external relations in the Zanu PF politburo.

He was 71.

May his soul rest in peace.