Zimbabwe's Political Commentator Laid to Rest

Professor John Makumbe, who died in Harare, was laid to rest at his rural home in Buhera.

Zimbabwe's late political analyst Professor John Makumbe.

  • Zimbabwe:  Ministers Clash At Makumbe's Burial

    The Herald, 31 January 2013

    Constitutional and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Eric Matinenga yesterday criticised his MDC-T party's slogan, saying it promotes violence and is not constructive. read more »

  • Zimbabwe:  Professor John Makumbe Laid to Rest

    SW Radio Africa, 30 January 2013

    Thousands of people travelled to Buhera West in Manicaland province Wednesday for the burial of University of Zimbabwe political science lecturer Professor John Makumbe, who died ... read more »

  • Zimbabwe:  Obituary for the Late Professor John Makumbe (press release)

    Movement for Democratic Change, 28 January 2013

    Professor John Mudiwa Washe Makumbe was born on 06 May, 1949 in Buhera district, Manicaland province. He died on Sunday, 27 January, 2013 at the Arcadia Medical Centre in Harare. read more »

  • Zimbabwe:  Zimbabweans Mourn Professor John Makumbe

    SW Radio Africa, 28 January 2013

    Scores of people from all walks of life continue to pay tribute to one of Zimbabwe's most prominent political affairs commentators, UZ lecturer Professor John Makumbe, who passed ... read more »

  • Zimbabwe:  Makumbe Burial On Wednesday

    SW Radio Africa, 28 January 2013

    Zimbabweans from all walks of life converged on a church service at the home of the late University of Zimbabwe Professor John Makumbe in Chadcombe, Harare on Tuesday, to pay their ... read more »

  • Zimbabwe:  Makumbe Dies

    The Herald, 27 January 2013

    University of Zimbabwe lecturer and Mass Public Opinion Institute chairman Professor John Makumbe has died. Constitutional and Parlimentary Affairs Minister Eric Matinenga ... read more »

  • Zimbabwe:  Rare Voice of Sanity Professor John Makumbe Dies

    SW Radio Africa, 27 January 2013

    MDC-T spokesman Douglas Mwonzora told SW Radio Africa that Makumbe, who was a key member of his party, died at Arcadia Medical Centre in Harare on Sunday morning after suffering a ... read more »