Health Minister David Parirenyatwa broke the silence over Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s illness which the private media believes was due to food poisoning at the Phelandaba Stadium where the Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front held its sixth youth rally.
Opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai thought 15 years ago that President Robert Mugabe would not last six months because of the economic crisis that the country was facing.
Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa who fell sick at the youth rally in Gwanda on Saturday is now hospitalised in South Africa according to President Robert Mugabe.
Movement for Democratic Change leader Morgan Tsvangirai today said although Zimbabweans fought to liberate them from an oppressive Ian Smith regime, President Robert Mugabe’s government is no different from that of Smith.
The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange’s main industrial index advanced 1.7 percent to close the week at 210.61 points after several heavyweight counters recorded gains.