Zimbabwean Politician Roy Bennett Dies in U.S. Helicopter Crash

Roy Bennett, a prominent opposition figure, has been killed with his wife in a helicopter crash in the U.S. state of New Mexico. Bennett was a former treasurer-general of the Movement for Democratic Change opposition party and won a devoted following of black Zimbabweans for passionately advocating political change.



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  • Zimbabwe:   Key Zimbabwean Politician Roy Bennett Killed in Helicopter Crash

    Deutsche Welle, 19 January 2018

    Zimbabwe's opposition leader Roy Bennett was killed when a helicopter he was traveling on crashed in the US state of New Mexico. Bennett has been harshly criticized by Robert… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   MDC-T Devastated By Bennet Death

    New Zimbabwe, 19 January 2018

    The MDC-T and the rest of the opposition ranks expressed shock Thursday as they were plunged into mourning after the death of Roy Bennett and wife, Eileen Heather. Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Bennett in Fatal Chopper Crash

    New Zimbabwe, 18 January 2018

    Opposition MDC-T politician and ex-legislator Roy Bennet was involved in a fatal helicopter crash in North America Thursday, party officials have revealed. Read more »