Nozizwe Cala, a ZEWU member based at ZEDTC, Esigodini passed on last week while giving birth.
In line with a new policy, ZEWU assisted with $100 towards the funeral expenses.
In a statement, Acting General Secretary Mbonisi Sibanda said:
“On behalf of ZEWU members, branch committees, national executive members, presidium and staff….we hereby convey our heartfelt condolences and deepest sympathy to her family and husband.
We pray that God gives the family and friends the necessary strength in these difficult and trying times.”
ZEWU President Chitambo, Treasurer General Knowledge Siriva, Acting Trustee Peter Shotere, Acting Vice-president Mike Stima Ndlovu National Executive members Costa Ndlovu and Present Chile and AGS Sibanda attended the funeral.
Also present at the funeral were branch chairperson Zimangele Mpanyimo, secretary Z Ndlovu, treasurer Wellington Tshuma, Vice chairperson of NWAC Thandiwe Chigura and all the Bulawayo executive members.
Hundreds of members from Esigodini, Filabusi and Bulawayo attended the funeral.
Cala was buried at West Pak cemetery in Bulawayo on 18 May.