Zimbabwe’s Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates, Honourable Jethro Ndlovu, has died.
According to reports on social media, the ambassador succumbed to covid 19.
The Zimbabwe Embassy of Ankara announced the news in a tweet on social media.
The Embassy wishes to announce the sad and untimely passing on of Zimbabwe`s Ambassador to the UAE, HE. J.N. Ndlovu. We commiserate with the Ndlovu family and the nation at large at this difficult time. May his soul rest in eternal peace.@InfoMinZW @MoFA_ZW @nickmangwana
— Zimbabwe Embassy – Ankara (@ZimAnkara) January 30, 2021
The second wave of covid 19 has claimed quite a number of prominent people in Zimbabwe including S B Moyo and Biggie Matiza who were buried last week’s after succumbing to covid 19.
As at 30 January 2021, Zimbabwe had 33,273 confirmed cases, including 25,361 recoveries and 1,193 deaths.