MASVINGO – Phillipa Hungwe, a lecturer at Masvingo Teachers College and Head of Subject- Language Arts, Philippa Hungwe has passed on.
She died on Saturday evening and she was 44. Mourners are gathered in Nashville in Gweru and burial will be at Madzivadondo Village under Chief Madyangove in Chivi tomorrow.
Masvingo Teachers’ College Principal, Benson Mutambudzi confirmed the news to The Mirror.
“It’s a big loss to the family and Institution. We have lost an experienced, hardworking and committed Early Child Development Specialist lecturer. She has left behind a gap that will take us forever to fill in,” said Mutambudzi.
Hungwe suffered from ear infection for a long time.
Hungwe’s husband is also a lecturer from the same Institute taking Theory of Education Course.
She survived by her husband Happson Hungwe who is also a lecturer at the same college. They have two children.