Africa News

Zimbabwe’s president declares Oliver Mtukudzi a National Hero

Zimbabwe’s fallen Afro-jazz icon, Oliver Mtukudzi was on Thursday declared a National Hero by the country’s president, Emmerson Mnangagwa. Following Mtukudzi’s death on Wednesday, several Zimbabweans petitioned the government to bestow upon him the honor, that is historically reserved only for the ruling party elite. “He was an expression of Zimbabwean identity, a man of […]