The Minister of Lands, Agriculture & Rural Resettlement Air Chief Marshall (RTD) Perrance Shiri has died and his death was announced by his deputy in the ministry honourable Vangelis Haritatos.
The deputy minister took to his social media page to announce the passing of the Retired Air Chief Marshall.
“I received a call in the early hours of this morning with shocking news. It is with a heavy heart that I learnt of the passing on of Air Chief Marshall (RTD) P. Shiri,” read the statement on his social media page.
The honourable deputy minister described the now late minister as a hard-working dedicated patriot.
“I have worked with Cde Shiri for almost two years now as his deputy Minister. He was an extremely hard worker, dedicated to our Nation, a patriot, and a nationalist. I will truly miss him and promise to continue with his vision of making Zimbabwe the breadbasket of Africa once again.”