Higher and Tertiary Education minister Jonathan Moyo’s daughter was found dead in her room at the University of Cape Town, South Africa yesterday.
By Luyanduhlobo Makwati
Zanele (20) was studying international Relations and Moyo described her as his “angel daughter” as he announced the death on Twitter.
Moyo was informed of the tragic news by his aides while in the middle of a presentation at the National University of Science and Technology in Bulawayo.
Permanent secretary in the ministry of Higher Education, Machinyenyika Mapuranga informed participants who had gathered for the presentation about the death.
The cause had not yet been established by the time of going to print.
Moyo was on an on-going consultative process with tertiary learning institutions and had been scheduled to visit Lupane State University in Gwanda and Westgate industrial training centre, among others in the next few days.