26 June 2017
   
UZ student doctors protest 30pct fees hike
Mawarire arrested praying at UZ
Govt Auditor: Fake loans cost Zim $100m
'Betrayed' NCA rules out coalition
New Air Zim acquires Malaysia planes
Plush SA hotel refuses Mnangagwa board
We won’t boycott 2018 vote: Chamisa
New threat to grand opposition coalition
MORE NEWS
Minister Mpofu names Gono ZEZ chairman
Parastatals ignored tender procedures
MORE BUSINESS
Berita Khumalo back with new album
Danai Gurira on taking on Tupac
MORE SHOWBIZ
PSL: Dynamos edge Bulawayo City 4-3
Mushumba to remain at Highlands Parl
MORE SPORTS
We must not wait for Mugabe to die
Zim: The $100bln economy dream
MORE OPINION
 
Roadmap to free and fair elections
The Mediterranean Sea death trap
MORE COLUMNISTS
 
 
Makone's daughter 'found hanged'
08/12/2012 00:00:00
by Staff Reporter
 
Dead ... Nyarai Makone
 
RELATED STORIES
Interview: Home Affairs Minister Makone
My sister has found rest: Makone daughter

HOME Affairs Minister Theresa Makone and her husband Ian, an adviser to Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai, were rushing home on Saturday after one of their daughters died in an apparent suicide.

Nyarai Makone, 32, was reportedly found hanged at the couple’s home in Borrowdale.
 
Her parents received the news while travelling with Tsvangirai in Kenya, said the MDC-T party's spokesman Douglas Mwonzora.
 
Mwonzora said: “I can confirm that Nyarai Makone, who is daughter to our MDC-T senior members, Ian and Theresa Makone, died on Saturday in a case of suspected suicide.
 
“Unfortunately, both her parents are out of the country on official business.

“Our message (as the MDC-T) to the Makones is that we are with them at this time of mourning. Our prayers are with them during this sad period.”

The Makones had two daughters, Taneta and Nyarai.
 
At the time of her death, Nyarai was self-employed as an international trader of hand crafted furniture.

Nyarai, who previously worked as a manager at the National Art Gallery of Zimbabwe, graduated with a degree in Art, Design and Applied Arts from Edinburgh University, Scotland, in 2004.



Advertisement


 
Email this to a friend Printable Version Discuss This Story
Share this article:

Digg it

Del.icio.us

Reddit

Newsvine

Nowpublic

Stumbleupon

Face Book

Myspace

Fark
 
 
 
comments powered by Disqus
 
RSS NewsTicker