9 November 2018
THE Minister of Local Government Public Works and National Housing Honourable July Moyo has said his ministry had ordered the civil protection structures at Rusape and Manicaland to compassionately attend to the affected following and accident near Rusape on the Harare-Mutare highway that claimed 47 lives.
Minister Moyo bemoaned the number and rate at which lives were being lost due to accidents.
Minister Moyo said the civil directorate was working with the insurance council to assist those who were injured and bereaved.
“We are going to make sure that all the affected get assistance and support they need.
“We are going to make sure that the injured get treatment and proper care at the hospitals they are admitted at.
“The accident has claimed a lot of lives and many families are morning their beloved ones whom they have lost,” he said.