Africa University Vice Chancellor, Professor Munashe Furusa has reportedly passed away in the early hours of today.
The Pan African, United Methodist Higher Education Institution is in mourning after his death was announced by the Deputy Vice Chancellor,Professor Peter Mageto in a statement.
In a statement Professor Mageto said,”We implore all of you to pray for and keep at the foremost of your minds and hearts his wife Dr Zanele Furusa,the entire Furusa family and the University community”.
Meanwhile the cause of Professor Furusa’s passing remain unknown.
The University further tweeted,”Let us mourn,grieve and remember our Vice Chancellor drawing strength from greatness he inspired and the legacy he left behind”.
Professor Munashe Furusa was the fourth Vice Chancellor at the Africa University after having served as the dean of the college of Arts, Humanities and provided leadership and representation within the University and the general community.