DEATH -DEAD / OBITUARIES :Mike Auret has died, according to a statement posted online on April. 10, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
I’m deeply saddened to receive news about Mike Auret’s death.We shared trenches in the struggle in the then NCA in 1999.Mike was elected as MDC MP for Harare Central in 2000.A gallant fighter,an indefatigable defender of human rights.A great guy. Consistent. RIP Our HERO!
Rest in peace Mike Auret. A man who relentlessly fought but failed to stop the genocide of 20000 innocent civilians in Matabeleland. My hero. pic.twitter.com/4hpmaKQJKB
— Siphosami Malunga (@SiphoMalunga) April 10, 2020
We offer our deepest condolences to the Auret family on the passing of Michael Auret. Mike served on the Catholic Commission for Justice & Peace from 1978 to 1999. From 2000 to 2002, he served as an MP for the MDC. Our prayers are with Diana, Peter, Margaret, Stephen & Michael. pic.twitter.com/t73Tw6gNbv
— MDC Zimbabwe (@mdczimbabwe) April 10, 2020
Hon Mike Auret was a human rights giant, defending fundamental freedoms from Gukurahundi to the time he retired after winning Harare Central under MDC led by Morgan Tsvangirai https://t.co/fL5C3Fvb3O
— Pedzisai Ruhanya (@PedzisaiRuhanya) April 10, 2020
Cause of Death.
We have no information at the moment on of caused death . This post will be updated as soon as we have that information.