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The Queen of England’s husband Prince Philip dies aged 99

The palace said: “It is with deep sorrow that Her Majesty The Queen has announced the death of her beloved husband, His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. The palace went on to say “His Royal Highness passed away peacefully this morning at Windsor Castle.” Boris Johnson said he “inspired the lives of countless young people”. Speaking at Downing Street, the prime minister added: “He helped to steer the Royal Family and the monarchy so that it remains an institution indisputably vital to the balance and happiness of our national life.” Mr Johnson said he received the news… Read More
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Tanzania President Dr John Magafuli has died

Tanzanian President Dr John Magafuli has died aged 61. The Vice President Samia Suluhu Hassan confirmed his death in a statement issued live on TV. She said that Mr Magafuli died on Wednesday 17 March 2021 at 6pm from heart complications at a hospital in Dar es Salaam.… Read More
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Diaspora Insurance donates foodstuffs to school for blind

Visually impaired pupils at Capota School Of The Blind  in Masvingo had something to smile about when Diaspora Insurance donated foodstuffs worth ZWL$55k towards their upkeep. Capota, a reformed Church in Zimbabwe run institution which assists visually impaired students across the country, was one of the institutions which benefitted from Diaspora Insurance’s helping hand. The United Kingdom and South Africa based Diaspora Insurance also assisted other charitable organisations in Bulawayo, Chipinge, Harare, Gweru and Zambia as part of reaching out to the less privileged. Diaspora Insurance is the provider of the bespoke Diaspora Funeral Cash Plan which covers people in… Read More
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GoFundMe set up for Nohle Mhlanga

The GoFund was set in celebration of the life of Nohle Mhlanga who passed away on Jan 28 2021. The GoFundMe appeal read Our beloved Noble Mhlanga went to be with the Lord on Thursday January 28th 2021. Thank you all for your support during this difficult time. We’re heart broken but we know the Lord is in control. While we would all like to gather and comfort the Mhlanga family as one, due to these uncertain times we ask that you show your love and support by calling and sending messages to pass your condolences. To read more go… Read More
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GoFundMe set up for Helen Mugadza

A GoFundMe has been set up to cover burial and funeral expenses for Helen Mugadza. The appeal on GoFund Me read Dearest friends and family, It is with a heavy heart that we let you know that Helen Mugadza passed peacefully on 20/01/2021 after fighting for her life in ITU. Some of you have already reached out asking how you can help us during this time. As some of you might not be aware, Helen’s husband … Read more & donate here – https://gofund.me/1b4bf24f Forward this message to your contacts to help this campaign reach its target!… Read More
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Diaspora Insurance Comes To The Aid Of Chiedza Children’s Home

UNDERPRIVILEGED kids at Chiedza Children’s Home in Harare had something to smile about on New Year’s Day after Diaspora Insurance through Philadelphia Trust donated goodies worth over Z$55,000.00 Over 35 children each received groceries that included a 10kg bag of maize meal, cooking oil, soap, sugar and rice amongst many other products. The company also donated groceries to other charity organisations in other Zimbabwe provinces and in South Africa and Zambia. Diaspora Insurance are the providers of the bespoke Diaspora Funeral Cash Plan covering people in the diaspora and their families back home which covers 13 African countries. After a… Read More
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GoFundMe set up for Josephine Moyo who passed away in the UK

Josephine is described as a mother who was a happy, joyful, loving caring, compassionate, considerate, admirable woman. The GoFundMe appeal read;  “Hi Everyone. Sadly, we found our mother in the bathroom today Tuesday 22nd December 2020 at 07:19am. She collapsed after getting ready for church. She managed to get herself prepared for church as she would usually do however her heart stopped beating and she collapsed on the spot without making any noises or sounds to trigger anyone. Her daughter came in to find her well dressed and slumped slightly next to the bathroom, we did everything to try and… Read More
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Diaspora Insurance gives Christmas groceries donation to Enthembeni Old People’s Home

“…..As a company we just want to make someone smile this pandemic year Xmas ” said Ezra Sibanda a representative of Diaspora Insurance at the handover ceremony. In the spirit of Christmas, Diaspora Insurance donated Z$55,000.00 worth of groceries to Entembeni Old People’s Home in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe on Thursday. The company which is based in the United Kingdom and South Africa also donated groceries to other charity organisations in other provinces ib Zimbabwe and in South Africa and Zambia. Diaspora Insurance are the providers of the bespoke Diaspora Funeral Cash Plan covering people in the diaspora and their families back… Read More
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GoFundMe set up to raise funds for Lizwe Malapela

His family would like to take Lizwe’s remains back to Zimbabwe as soon as possible. The appeal raised on GoFundMe read “My name is Evelyn, Lizwe wasn’t just a friend but a brother whom I loved very much. It is with deep sadness that this fund has been created but we do this in great honour of him as his family would like to take Lizwe’s remainsback to Zimbabwe as soon as possible. One of the most beautiful souls I’ve had the pleasure of journeying life with. I’m sure many of you know him to be the same & will… Read More
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The importance of respecting the last wishes of the dead

We can all agree that when you outline your final wishes for your life, you are in the soberest of thoughts and are speaking solely from your heart. It could be something as simple as the song you would like to be played while your body is being taken to its final resting place. It could be something as complex as who you don’t want to attend your funeral. The bottom line is that these are some of the most significant instructions in a person’s life and must be paid heed to- if we are to show any respect at… Read More
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