THE late Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) former Deputy Commissioner Moses Griffiths Mpofu who died last Friday has been declared a National Hero. Cde Mpofu (66) died at the United Bulawayo Hospitals after a long illness.
Bulawayo Provincial Affairs Minister Judith Ncube was dispatched to the Mpofu family home in Mahatshula suburb in Bulawayo this evening by President Mnangagwa to deliver the message.
“I have been sent by President Mnangagwa to announce to the family that the Politburo has unanimously resolved to declare Cde Mpofu a national hero. Starting tomorrow, the Government is taking over the funeral arrangements,” she said.