The Ministry of Home Affairs and Cultural Heritage has announced the programme leading to the burial of national hero, Cde Abraham Kabasa at the National Heroes Acre on Monday.
“The Ministry of Home Affairs and Cultural Heritage wishes to advise the nation that the Late National Hero, Cde Abraham Kabasa, who passed on the 29th of April, will be laid to rest on Monday 8 May 2023 at the National Heroes Acre.
“A church service for the late National Hero shall be held tomorrow at Number 44 Wickham Road Uplands, Waterfalls in Harare, commencing at 1000hrs. The body of the hero shall thereafter, be taken back to Charles Gumbo Barracks where it will lie in state,” the ministry said in a statement.
It added that the burial will be presided over by President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Monday.
“In attendance shall be other senior dignitaries including the Honourable Vice President and Minister of Health and Child Care, General (Rtd) Dr. C.G.D.N. Chiwenga and the Honourable Vice President and Second Secretary of the ruling party ZANU PF, Col (Rtd) K.C.D. Mohadi. All are invited to attend and should be seated by 0800hrs,” it said.