Zimbabwe Information Ministry official, Millicent Dengwani, has died.

This was revealed in a statement issued by the ministry today.

The cause of her death was not revealed.

Please see the full statement below. 

Minister of Ministry of Information, Publicity & Broadcasting Services Hon Senator Monica Mutsvangwa wants to convey her heartfelt condolences to the Guranungo family on the sad passing on of the Deputy Director International Communication Services, Ms Millicent Dengwani. She was 38 years old. May Her Dear Soul Rest In Peace.

Ms Dengwani started off as a District Information Officer in Rural Communications Directorate in September 2010 and was reassigned to the International Communications Directorate in February 2014. She was promoted to the position of Deputy Director in March 2021

Ms Dengwani was instrumental in the development of background papers on bilateral and multilateral issues, most recently on Zimbabwe and Botswana. She was also an accomplished speech writer and researcher. May Her Soul Rest In Eternal Peace