The late Africa University, Vice Chancellor Professor Furusa has been buried at his homestead in Furusa area of Shurugwi.

Professor Furusa died in the early hours of 13 January of 2021.

Zimbabwe’s Secretary in the Ministry of Information Nick Mangwana has confirmed that Furusa has been buried via a tweet.

Furusa joined Africa University in 2014 and he was the fourth Vice-Chancellor of the University.

In a statement, Africa University said Furusa led the students and staff with vision, empathy and great energy.

However Prof Furusa’s family could not disclose the cause of his death.