David Mungoshi’s Death A Blow To The Zimbabwean Arts Sector

Celebrated author, poet, and actor, David Mungoshi has died after battling ill-health for over five years. He was 71. His book, The Fading Son, won an award at the prestigious 2010 NAMA Awards. The novel is also part of the literature setwork in schools. As an actor, he played the role of John Huni on the popular Studio 263. He was a brother to late renowned author and actor Charles Mungoshi.

InFocus

(file photo).

Don't Miss

AllAfrica publishes around 900 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.