CCC leader Nelson Chamisa has paid tribute to the late Alex Magaisa who succumbed to a cardiac arrest yesterday at Margate Hospital.

Magaisa had been suffering from a chronic illness for the past five years.

Chamisa said Magaisa’s untimely death comes as a huge blow to fellow ctizens.

Alex is known for his legal, political and social commentary work on issues affecting Zimbabwe and other developing nations through his blog The Big Saturday Read.

Chamisa described Magaisa as an intelligent and great man adding that he passed away without seeing “his heart’s desire-A New Great ZIMBABWE.”

“A HUGE BLOW FELLOW CITIZENS! What a force, a giant! What a human being! What an intelligent man! What gigabytes of intellect! What a fine great man! What a sober mind! What a cool character! What a lovely brother! And he has not seen his heart’s desire-A New Great ZIMBABWE.”