Minister of Defence Sydney Sekeramayi has reportedly asked to be left out of the politics and drama of succeeding President Robert Mugabe. This comes barely two days after Minister of Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development Professor Jonathan Moy claimed that Sekeramayi was more senior to Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa as well as better option to succeed the President.
According to the Sunday Mail, Sekeramayi said
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Please, they must leave me in peace. Why drag me into those things?
Although the weekly paper claims that sources informed it that the Minister of Defence was furious at Jonathan Moyo for involving him in the succession drama, the paper is unable to quote Sekeramayi on this matter, despite having had an “exclusive interview” with Sekeramayi.
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Sydney Tigere Sekeramayi is a former Zimbabwean liberation war fighter , politician and is a member of the Zimbabwe African National Union Patriotic Front (ZANU PF) political party.He is the former Minister of Defence.He was once accused of poisoning President Emmerson Mngangagwa by Energy Mutodi. Read More About Sydney Sekeramayi
Jonathan Moyo is a Zimbabwean politician and former member of the ZANU-PF party where he was a member of the party's Politiburo. He is also the former minister of Higher and Tertiary Education. Moyo was expelled from Parliament as the (Tsholotsho North) Legislator in November... Read More About Jonathan Moyo
Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa a politician and the First Secretary of the Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front. On the 3rd of August 2018 ZEC Chairperson Priscilla Chigumba announced that Mnangagwa had won the popular vote by 50.8% ,hence he was duly elected to be the president... Read More About Emmerson Mnangagwa