Primary Education Minister Lazarus Dokora who had retained his portfolio under new President Emmerson Mnangagwa has been fired only a day after his re-appointment.
On 21 November President Robert Mugabe tendered his resignation letter to the Speaker of Parliament.
Zimbabwe’s President Emmerson Mnangagwa has named a new cabinet, seen as rewarding top military officials who played a crucial role in his rise to the top but returned much of the old guard from the Robert Mugabe era, which analysts say deflates much of the optimism surrounding the new government.
The International Monetary Fund will soon send a staff mission to Zimbabwe to meet with officials of the new government and assess the country’s fiscal and economic situation.
President Emmerson Mnangagwa has decided to go it alone and has appointed top military and war veterans leaders to his cabinet.