President Emmerson Mnangagwa finally takes his annual leave, promises not to leave Zimbabwe


PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa has finally taken his annual three-week vacation, promising not to leave the country during the sojourn.

Acting Chief Secretary in the Office of the President and Cabinet Mr George Charamba, in a statement yesterday said President Mnangagwa will be out on leave for the next three weeks until the end of the month.

“The Office of the President and Cabinet wishes to advice that His Excellency the President, Cde ED Mnangagwa, has started his annual vacation which runs for the next three weeks until the end of the month,” he said.

Mr Charamba said during the President’s vacation, Vice Presidents Constantino Chiwenga and Kembo Mohadi will take turns to act.

“During this period, Honourable Vice Presidents General (Rtd) Dr. C.G.D.N. Chiwenga and Colonel (Rtd) Cde K.C.D Mohadi, will take turns to act in his place, starting with Honourable Vice President Chiwenga. The President will spend his vacation in the country,” he said.

Chiwenga, who has now assumed Acting presidency, is reportedly in China for a ‘medical check up’ and there has been no word about his return.

— Chronicle

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