Renamo head Afonso Dhlakama died this morning at his Gorongosa base, awaiting a helicopter to take him for medical treatment in Pretoria, South Africa. Lusa press agency reports that he died from a serious diabetic crisis. He was born in 1953 and has been head of Renamo since 1980.
Mozambique: Renamo Head Afonso Dhlakama Dead
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