Nqobile Tshili, Chronicle Reporter

The  body of the national hero Cde Stanley Nleya has  arrived at his rural home in Masendu, Bulilima District of Matabeleland South. 

The body arrived aboard a Zimbabwe National Army helicopter shortly after 3pm.

It was received by the Minister of State for Provincial Affairs Matabeleland South Cde Abednego Ncube.

Cde Nleya died on Tuesday and will be buried at the National Heroes Acre on Wednesday.