Movern Mahachi (then Minister of Defence) perishes in a road accident

26 May 2001  

On this day in 2001, politician Movern Mahachi died in an accident after his Land Rover Discovery collided with another vehicle in the Mutare-Nyanga road. He died at the age of 52.

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