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Joshua Nkomo 18 years on - NewsDay

TODAY marks exactly 18 years since Joshua Nkomo, Zimbabwe's late Vice-President, died of prostate cancer in Harare in 1999. BY RICHARD CHIDZA. The late Dr Joshua Nkomo. Nkomo would have been 100 years old on June 7 and is regarded as “the best ...and more »

Father Zimbabwe the gentle giant - DailyNews

HARARE - After independence in 1980, Zimbabwe woke up to one curious and catastrophic event commonly referred to as Gukurahundi which according President Robert Mugabe was a “moment of madness”. This was after security agents allegedly discovered arms ...and more »

Nation remembers Father Zimbabwe - The Herald

The country today commemorates 18 years since Father Zimbabwe Dr Joshua Nkomo died with the family celebrating what it dubbed a Century of Nkomoism. Dr Nkomo, who was born on June 17, 1917 in Bukalanga/Bulilima in Matabelaland South, died on July 1 ...and more »

ZAPU commemorates Dr Joshua Nkomo, the President Zimbabwe never had - Bulawayo24 News (press release) (blog)

As the nation of Zimbabwe commemorates the life of Dr Joshua Nkomo, ZAPU is saddened by the state of affairs in the country the man spent all his life fighting for. Quite unfortunate for Zimbabweans, Dr Nkomo did not get to realize the aspirations he ...and more »

Big Josh: More than a politician - Chronicle

“Some might remember him for his political views and values, some might remember him for his religious beliefs, in fact there were so many facets to Joshua Nkomo, but as a cultural movement we thought it better to remember him through this cultural ...and more »

Remembering Father Zimbabwe. . . A visionary who dedicated his life for the betterment of the greater population - Chronicle

ON this day eighteen years ago, a dark cloud hung over Zimbabwe. A giant had fallen and the impact was felt across the lengths and breaths of the country. Chibwechitedza — the late nationalist and Vice President Dr Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo succumbed to ...and more »