The Zimbabwe Iron and Steel Company as well as the Shabanie and Mashaba Mines will be operational by the end of March President Emmerson Mnangagwa told chiefs yesterday.
Winston Chitando has made the great leap, from running Mimosa Platinum Mine to superintending over the Zimbabwe government’s ministry of mines.
Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front legislator Irene Zindi has urged President Emmerson Mnangagwa not to give dual roles to senior party officials arguing that those in the politburo should not be in government at the same time because this compromises performance.
Zimbabwe has secured a $150 million facility to revive three gold mines run by its Zimbabwe Mining Development Corporation (ZMDC).
Movement for Democratic Change legislator James Maridadi on Thursday blasted Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front members for being hypocrites because one day they were singing praises for president Robert Mugabe and his wife Grace- even chanting kusina mai hakuindwe- but they are now falling over each other to get Mnangagwa and Auxillia’s attention.
President Emmerson Mnangagwa, who was former president Robert Mugabe’s elections director, may have started rigging the coming elections if Movement for Democratic Change secretary-general Douglas Mwonzora is to be believed.