Former Education Minister David Coltart has apologised for atrocities committed by the Rhodesian regime of Ian Smith piling pressure on President Emmerson Mnangagwa to apologise for his role in the Gukurahundi massacres of the 1980s.
United States intelligence company, Stratfor, said way back in June 2015- only six months after being appointed Vice-President- Emmerson Mnagagwa was already running the country.
Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front secretary for information Simon Khaya Moyo, has been appointed acting Minister for Information, Media and Publicity according to the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation.
Two months into Emmerson Mnangagwa’s presidency, Zimbabwean business, industry, farming and media representatives say they are cautiously optimistic that the new President could turn around the country’s sclerotic economy – and may deliver sufficient economic gains in the next few months to triumph in elections expected in four or five months.
The Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Higher Education, Science and Technology Development has urged the government t upgrade local universities to international standards so that students being awarded scholarship to study abroad can study at local institutions and save foreign currency.
More than 60 percent of the Zimbabwean economy is informal making it the one of the biggest in the world, a recent study by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has shown.