Harare (New Ziana) – President Emerson Mnangagwa on Tuesday consoled Transport and Infrastructure Development Minister Joel Biggie Matiza following the death of his mother.
Mbuya Joyce Matiza died on Sunday.
In a statement, President Mnangagwa said: “The loss of a mother, no matter at what age, leaves a deep void that remains etched deep down in our hearts and creating an overwhelming sense of sadness and loss in all of us and to you in particular.”
“Mothers make a lasting imprint on our lives from cradle to grave for which we should ever be grateful, thus as you mourn your special mother, I urge you to remain strong and focused, cherishing all the precious times you shared with her,” he said.
President Mnangagwa added: “On behalf of Zanu PF, government, Cabinet, my family and myself please accept my heartfelt condolences to you and to the rest of the Matiza family on the loss of a beloved mother and great matriarch.
“We join hands with you to say goodbye to a wonderful woman so very loved and admired by everyone who knew her.”