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Shungu Zhakata Appeal

It is with Great Sadness that we advise Shungu Zhakata 26 years tragically passed away in an accident on 26 June 2012 in Milford Auckland. Read more

Funeral insurance scheme launched for Zimbabweans Published on: Monday, April 23rd, 2012 Planning for a funeral might be a thought far removed from ones mind when all is well, but it can be a cause for concern when death visits Read more

Diaspora Death & Body Repatriation

WHERE there is life, sadly, there is death as well.   Read more

Funeral scheme launched to help Zim Diaspora

A new funeral plan that targets Zimbabweans in the Diaspora has this week been launched, which aims to make it a bit easier to deal with the death of a loved in the Diaspora. Read more

Diaspora Funeral Cash Plan Is Launched

Planning for a funeral might be a thought far removed from ones mind when all is well, but it can be a cause for concern when death visits suddenly, as it often does. To address the unparalleled financial crisis and complications that diaspora death has over the years caused on Zimbabweans away from home, an innovative and attentive new Read more

Zimnat backs Diaspora funeral policy

LONDON - To address the financial crisis and complications that diaspora death has caused to those in the diaspora, a worldwide funeral insurance scheme has been launched. Read more

Claim Settled Within 3 hours | Ms Ida Tavaziva

Firstly, our deepest and heart-felt condolences to the Tavaziva family who lost their beloved Ms Ida Tavaziva in Reading, UK. Mrs Tavaziva died after a short illness. To Ms Ida Tavaziva; May God Rest Your Soul In Eternal Peace! Mrs Tavaziva was covered with Diaspora Funeral Cash Plan and her claim Read more

Premium Examples - Funeral Cash Plan

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Fiona Sibanda appeal

Dear all Zimbabweans and Friends, Fiona Sibanda a 19 year old Zimbabwean lady who was a student in Leeds and a dedicated christian passed away last week on Wednesday at Bradford Infamatory Hospital.. She has been fighting cancer for some time, but she finally gave in to it. This tragic incident happened whilst his father Mr Taruvinga Sibanda was in Zambia, Africa doing some researche Read more

Chigaazirah Funeral Urgent Financial Support

Dear All,   We want to thank everyone who Read more

Diaspora Death & Body Repatriation

Body repatriations to Zimbabwe - is citizenship proof really necessary? Did you know Zimbabwe is probably the only country or one of the very few countries in the world that require citizenship proof before body repatriation is approved? Read more

Funeral Cash Plan - You Need It

Diaspora Funeral Cash Plan: Why You Need It?   Death in the family creates a host of challenges. The burden is multifold if its diaspora death and there Read more

Funeral Bills Who Will Pay Yours?

Funeral and/or body repatriation is expensive. wholl pay for yours?    An individual, once gone, cannot do anything about their end of Read more

Life Cover v Funeral Cash Plan

Funeral Cash Plan, as the term alludes to, is a final expenses policy structured to pay out CASH to take care of any end of life expenses such as funeral costs and/or body repatriation. Unlike many funeral plan options available, the Diaspora Funeral Cash Plan is designed to pay out cash not to provide funeral director services. This guaranteed cash payout gives bereaved families the flexib Read more

Procrastination - Are You A Victim? - For Your Dignity discusses a complex human behaviour, procrastination. Remember, "Planning is bringing the future into the present so that you can do something about it now" (Alan Lakein) Read more

Diaspora Burial - How Cheap Is It?

DIASPORA BURIAL - THE ONLY CHEAP BURIAL YOU CAN GET IS PAUPER'S BURIALSome people procrastinate and believe that they don't need cover because they can just be buried in the diaspora. It is also important to appreciate that diaspora burial isn't free either, unless you opt for pauper's burial Read more

Zimnat Life 's Diaspora Funeral Cash Plan The Unique Benefits

  Zimnat Lifes Diaspora Funeral Cash Plan (DFCP) is a flexible whole of life cover which means you are covered for life. The cash plan which is offered and underwritten by a highly reputable insurer comes with a host of added advantages over standard whole of life cover. The advantages as discussed below ensures that anyone covered is guaranteed of a host of benefits like a dignified and hon Read more

Ms Chisese-Ndanga - Urgent Appeal

Urgent Funeral Assistance Needed   We are urgently appealing for help to raise 6. 000 to repatria Read more

Stephen Dzikira Appeal

Stephen Dzikira Appeal, Derby, UK It is with great sorrow that we have lost another member of our Zimbabwean Family Stephen Dzikira. We are appealing to all well wishers to make donations so that he can be sent for bur Read more

Body Repatriation From UK

In April 2010, two women made headlines after being quote trying to check the body of a relative on to a plane in Liverpool. Gitta Jarant and Anke Anusic allegedly arrived at check-in with the body of Curt Willi Jarant for a flight to Berlin at Liverpool John Lennon Airport. The women - his widow and step-daughter - sa Read more

Body Repatriated To Zimbabwe

The late Diaspora Funeral Cash Plan client, Ms Ida Tavaziva who passed away in Reading, UK after a short illness was laid to rest in Zvimba, Zimbabwe at 1400hrs on Saturday, 1st June 2013. To Ms Ida Tavaziva; May God Rest Your Soul In Eternal Peace! Read more

Body of Zim man stranded at UK mortuary

THE family of Cadwell Mashininga who died in the UK last month is asking well-wishers to help raise 2,500 to send his body to Zimbabwe for burial. Read more

US$1,600 Mashininga Donation

DIASPORA Funeral Cash Plan, a funeral insurance underwritten by Zimnat Life, has donated US$1,600 towards a fund set up to repatriate the body of Cadwell Mashininga from a London mortuary to Zimbabwe for burial. Read more

24/7 Secure Online Premium Payment Launched

This is it! The news we have all been waiting for is here!!! You said remitting premiums was inconvenient and costly and we listened. Introducing the convenient, safe, simple and smarter way to pay your premiums: 24/7 Secure Online Premium Payments: Read more

Mashininga's Body Repatriated To Zimbabwe

Cadwell Mashiningas body has finally been repatriated to his beloved motherland, Zimbabwe where is due to be laid to rest next week. Mashininga was repatriated Friday, 14 June 2013 and is due to arrive at Harare International Airport Saturday evening.   To Cadwell Mashininga; Read more

Mashininga Laid To Rest In Zimbabwe

Cadwell Mashininga has finally been laid to rest in his beloved motherland, Zimbabwe. His body arrived at Harare International Airport Saturday, 15th June 13 evening and he was laid to rest at Warren Hills cemetery in Harare at 1100hrs Monday, 17th June 13 after a visit to his rural home over the weekend.   Read more

Rudo J Watungwa - Urgent Appeal

We are urgently appealing for help to raise CA$15, 000 to repatriate Miss Rudo Jacqueline Watungwas body to Zimbabwe. Rudo passed away on 17th June 2013 in Edmonton, Canada after a short illness. She was 30.   We are begging you friends, family and fellow Read more

DFCP Online Premium Payments

Diaspora Funeral Cash Plan now offering ONLINE PREMIUM PAYMENTS: Online premium payment is cheaper, safer, simpler and faster. You also instantly get your receipt emailed to you for proof of payment. Read more

FREE Cover After 20 Years | The Significance

Diaspora Funeral Cash Plan is essentially a whole of life cover which means that you are covered for life with a guaranteed immediate cash payout on death. Payout is either cash over the counter in Zimbabwe or into any bank worldwide by Telegraphic Transfer within 24 hours of proof of death. Whilst the cover is for life you only pay premiums for 20 years after which you continue to be covered indefinitely for FREE. Read more

DFCP Donates Stationary

Diaspora Funeral Cash Plan has donated large quantities of stationery sourced from the UK to Mukoko Primary School in Gutu. The donation includes hundreds of pens and pencils amongst other items ideal for a primary school. Before the donation the whole School was sharing just one stapler. The Diaspora Funeral Cash Plan is proud to be engaging in such community support initiatives as t Read more

US$ Denominated Diaspora Funeral Cash Plan (DFCP) Cover

Did you know that your Diaspora Funeral Cash Plan (DFCP) cover is US$ denominated insurance contract and will always pay-out in US$s? Underwritten by one of Zimbabwes biggest life insurers, Zimnat Life, Diaspora Funeral Cash Plan is uniquely a US$ denominated contract of insurance and will remain so forever. Read more

Funeral Cover - Retirement &/or Voluntary Relocation Implications

 Have ever thought of the implications of retirement and/or relocation on your diaspora funeral cover whether provided by your bank or an insurance company or funeral directors or burial society?At your prime working age, thinking of retirement may sound alarmist or illogical defiance of the old adage; cross the Read more

UK pub seeks cash for homeless regulars funeral

REGULARS at a UK pub are putting their hands in their pockets to pay for the funeral of a homeless man, originally from Zimbabwe, who was like one of the family. Edward Kuwateedza, or Fast Eddy, as he was known to his friends, was 54 when Read more

Hundreds at homeless UK mans funeral

HUNDREDS of mourners turned out in the UK last week to pay their  respects to  a popular homeless Zimbabwean after fellow imbibers made a  whip round for his  funeral. Regulars at two pubs frequented by Edward Kuwateedza, known as 'Fast  Eddy',  had been raising money to pay for his funeral since he died  follo Read more

Mututa Unimaginable Double Tragedy

This is an appeal to all Zimbabweans in UK and other well-wishers:Mututa Family in Birmingham, UK suffered an unimaginable double tragedy after losing son, Melusi Mututa, 16 and mother, Mary Mututa within a fortnight over the festive season. Melusi is survived by father and two older brothers. Read more

Fund launched for Australia crash family

Fund launched for Australia crash familyA FUND has been launched to help widower Brengani Moyo repatriate to Zimbabwe his wife and three children who were killed in a horrific road crash in Australia last Sunday. Emmet Moyo, 38, daughters Sibonginkosi (Tahila), 8, Sibusiso (Blessing), 5, and one-year-old son Sandulo died when the Hyundai Getz they were in hit a 40-seater bus on a Goldfields Highway in Kambalda shortly before 7pm on Sunday. Read more

10k - Sipho Sibindi Repatriation Fund

Family appealing for 10, 000 for Sipho Sibindi Repatriation on Siphosenkosi Sibindi 1980 To 13 February 2015. Found dead on a sofa Friday, 13 Feb 15 in London. Read more

What's Your Send-off Plan?

Does your send-off plan resemble this? Please rise-up and take responsibility. Protect Yourself! Protect Your Family! Protect Your Dignity!Its never too late to guarantee yourself a dignified send-off | Read more

400 Zimbos die in SA every month

AN estimated 400 bodies of dead Zimbabweans are repatriated into the country every month from South Africa, with most of the deaths being a result of murder, the has reported.Although Zimbabweans also die in many parts of the Diaspora, their deaths south of the Limpopo River are way more than in other countries. Read more

Body Repatriation - Your Bespoke Cash Cover

Where there is life, death is a certainty; it's guaranteed. That is a FACT, unfortunately.We all begin to die the day we are born. That is a FACT. Yet the fear of death makes a lot of people avoid the subject to the point of not wanting to do anything about their death. It's as if doing something about it would beging forward the day. The FACT is that the avoidance or procrastination will have zero bearing on the set date. You can Read more

Nancy Tinoziva - US$20, 000 Appeal

A 26-YEAR-OLD Zimbabwean woman, Nancy Tinoziva,  was killed in the US early Sunday morning when the driver of a car in which she was a passenger slammed into a parked tractor trailer, reported.Nancy Tinoza of Arlington was killed in the collision which occurred in Northeast D.C. at about 3:12am according to the Read more

Gogo Muroyiwa - US$11, 000.00 Appeal

Susan Muroyiwa body repatriation from USA to Zimbabwe appeal.Chiwoneso Mpofu Furusa and Muroyiwa family are applealing US$11, 000 on both Go Fund Me and You Caring to repatriate Susan Muroyiwa to Zimbabwe for buri Read more

DFCP at Tuku Zahara Show

Diaspora Funeral Cash Plan had as very successful exhibition at both Tuku Zahara shows in London and Birmingham on 3rd and 4th Apr 2015. The bespoke is available to every Z Read more

Michael Anesu Nhema Appeal

A FUND raising campaign has been launched by family and friends to help repatriate the remains of Michael Anesu Nhema to Zimbabwe for burial. Michael, 33, of Athy in Co Kildare, Ireland, had been missing for a month when his body was found last Thursday. Read more

Israel Simbarashe Jiji Public Appeal

This is an appeal to our fellow brothers and sisters to help with the cost of the repatriation of Israel Simbarashe Jiji who passed away on the 11th of May at Addenbrookes NHS Hospital in Cambridge at the tender age of 55 after suffering a stroke and then being diagonised with an aggressive form of cancer that had already spread. Read more

Rosemary Muchena - Public appeal

We wish to express our deepest regret that our sister, mother, aunt Rosemary Muchena passed away on the 15th of May 2015 at West Middlesex Hospital. Moaners are gathered at 2 Bedfont Green Close, Feltham, TW14 8EG.   Read more

DFCP Gives Team Zimbabwe UK 5,000

THE Zimbabwe UK Diaspora National Team run by Team Zimbabwe UK has received a timely sponsorship boost from the Diaspora Funeral Cash Plan (DFCP) ahead the African Nations Cup UK. The tournament, which is in its 7th year, is scheduled to start on Saturday 30th May with the finals set for the 14th of June. Read more

Christopher Bwalya Chibuta Appeal

A Go Fund Me appeal to raise US$5,000 has been launched for Christopher Bwalya Chibuta: This young man, only born in 1989, died on 3rd June in his sleep in Winnipeg Canada. He moved to Canada to get a degree in Economics only 3 Read more

Ex-Mapfumo Manager Thompson Kanchingwe Repatriation Appeal

Zimbabweans based in Canada are currently raising funds to repatriate to Zimbabwe the body of Thomson Kachingwe, a former manager of chimurenga music legend Thomas Mapfumo who passed away in To Read more

Hohodza Band frontman Simba Mudzingwa repatriation appeal

FAMILY members and friends of the late traditional musician and former Hohodza Band frontman, Simbarashe Mudzingwa, are appealing for financial assistance to repatriate his body for burial in Zimbabwe. Mudzingwa, who was based in the United Kingdom, passed away on June 26 after a short illness, leaving behind three children two with ex-wife Rhoda Tongogara and Read more

Walter Kamwendo Repatriation Appeal

A Go Fund Me appeal has been launched 2 July to fund raise for the Wlater Kamwendo's body repatriation to Zimbabwe. He died in Canada.A statement on Go Fund Me read:Walter Kamwendo a beloved husband, father and brother has been taken away at a tender age of 40. Walter was a devo Read more

Sekuru Mupunga Repatriation Appeal

A Go Fund Me appeal for US$10k has been launched for Sekuru Mupunga who passed on in USA.A family statement posted by Albert Chiwandamira on Go Fund Me on 30 June 2015 reads:The sudden death of Sekuru Mupunga from stroke in Michigan where he was visiting his family and hoping to attend his son's graduation  has left many of us broken hearted. For those that knew him, they can testify without a shadow of doubt Read more

1 418 Repatriated from SA in 6 months

In a report by, bodies of at least 1 418 Zimbabweans were repatriated from South Africa in the past six months, Zimbabwean officials have reportedly said. The state media quoted Zimbabwe's consul-general to South Africa, Batiraishe Mukonoweshuro, as saying Zimbabweans living in South Africa often died of various ailments, especially during winter. "You will note t Read more

MLife responds to the plight of Zambians in diaspora

Lusaka, Zambia  Madison Life Insurance Company (MLife), one of Zambias leading providers of life assurance, has today announced the launch Diaspora Funeral Cash Plan, the first of its kind in the country, Read more