Chief Kareya of Chivhu, born Onias Munetsi has died.
Chief Kareya who had underlying conditions passed on at Chivhu District Hospital today due to Covid-19 related complications.
He was 66.
His brother Caston Gaza confirmed the death to The Mirror.
“Yes, we have just received sad news of his death. He was diabetic but a Covid-19 infection accelerated his bad health condition.
“As a family, we have lost an enlightened and sharp family pillar who was kind and ever-smiling,” he said.
He described the Late Chief as a dedicated farmer who was committed to using local resources to engender socio-economic development.