Brazilian president Michael Temer said authorities are mobilizing to help the team and families of the victims.
Simba Nhivi scored the much-needed goal for the Green Machine, who last won back to back league titles under Charles Mhauri between 2004 and 2005.
After 28 games, the Green Machine have accumulated 57 points while FC Platinum have 55 points and Highlanders, who lost 2-1 to Tsholotsho Pirates, way behind on 53 points.
The Warriors were on Wednesday placed in Group B, which features Algeria, Tunisia and Senegal, in a draw conducted by the Confederation of African Football,
Caps United need a win over Dembare not only to maintain their top of the table position but also to move closer to the league title.
The 42 year old Streak replaces Australian Dave Whatmore who was sacked in June after a string of poor results.
Highlanders sprung from their slumber in the last three minutes of the game and beat Dembare hands down through a header from Tendai Ndlovu before Ralp “Banolila” Matema slotted another one home from close range.
The adjudicatory chamber of global soccer body FIFA's independent Ethics Committee said it opened cases against Nematandani, former Zimbabwe Football Association official Jonathan Musavengana.
Douglas had been scheduled to present an award alongside teammates Simone Biles, Laurie Hernandez, Madison Kocian and Aly Raisman at Madison Square Garden.
Some of the physiotherapists that have been ill-treated include Jacqueline Sarandega of Hwange Football Club.