Mnamkumbuka yule mpiganaji machachari wa uhuru wa Zimbabwe? Edgar Tekere is dead. Haawa ni wapiganaji waliokuwa wanaheshimiwa kama Saora Machel wa Msumbiji. Liberation war hero Edgar Tekere dies Headlines, News - By admin on June 7, 2011 3:01 pm Former Zanu PF Secretary General and Zimbabwe Unity Movement (ZUM) leader Edgar Tekere has died at the Murambi Clinic in Mutare on Tuesday. The liberation war hero was said to be battling cancer. It's reported when Tekere died his wife Ruvimbo and son, Farai Zachariah, were by his bedside. The 74 year old affectionately known as ‘Two boy' was credited as the man who single handedly blocked Mugabe and Zanu PF from imposing a one party state and broke away to form his opposition party (ZUM). Edgar ‘2-Boy' Tekere Edgar Zivanai Tekere (1 April 1937 – 7 June 2011) was a Zimbabwean politician. He was a president of the Zimbabwe African National Union who organised the party during the Lancaster House talks and served in government before his popularity as a potential rival to Robert Mugabe caused their estrangement. Huyu ni mmoja wapo wa watu wachache waloweza kumwambia Mugabe "usinibabaishe bwana"