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Stanley Nleya declared a national hero

by Staff reporter
19 Jun 2020 at 16:58hrs | Views
Stanley Nleya who died on Tuesday has been declared a national hero.

Nleya was one of the Zimbabwe People's Revolutionary Army's (ZIPRA) commanders during the war of independence. His pseudo name was Gagisa.

He succumbed to heart disease on Tuesday at United Bulawayo Hospitals (UBH) where he had been admitted. Zanu-PF secretary for administration Obert Mpofu announced the national status to the Nleya family at the family's residence in Luveve on Friday afternoon.

He said Nleya was declared a national hero in recognition of his contributions towards the liberation of Zimbabwe.

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Source - chronicle