Zimbabwean politician who served as Chairman of the Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans Association from 1997 until his death.
He went to Romania to study, became fluent in Romanian, and then began medical studies in Poland.
He joined the struggle against white minority rule in Rhodesia at age 16, taking the nom-de-guerre of "Hitler".
He married a Polish woman and they had two children.
He served under President Robert Mugabe.