Former Zanu PF spokesperson, Rugare Gumbo; expelled former war veterans leader, Jabulani Sibanda and ZAPU leader, Dumiso Dabengwa made surprise appearances at the wedding of Retired Colonel Tshinga Dube’s daughter in Bulawayo.
Thousands of people who had gathered to witness the holy matrimony between Zwile Sicelo Dube and Caesar Mabhena were treated to a surprise when two Zanu PF expelled members, Gumbo and Sibanda, together with Dabengwa made a rare appearance, reported ZBC News
The bride, Zwile is second daughter to Retired Colonel Dube and the late Nomathemba Dube.
The wedding was held at the Trade Fair grounds in Bulawayo.
Among the guests at the ceremony was also the Minister of Economic Planning, Simon Khaya Moyo, former Matabeleland South Province Governor Angeline Masuku, former Midlands Province Governor Cephas Msipa, Zanu PF Central Committee member Absalom Sikhosana, Chinese Ambassador to Zimbabwe Ambassador Lin Lin, delegations from Botswana, Zambia, South Africa, Canada and US, and former ZIPRA high commanders.
Retired Colonel Dube told ZBC News that he is free to invite whosoever they want at their wedding.
The wedding ceremony which attracted more than 3500 people will probably go down as the wedding of the year in Bulawayo as the who is who in the city were present at the elegantly decorated ceremony.
South African-based group, Platform One and Freddy Gwala provided entertainment for the guests.