President Robert Mugabe has sworn in three new cabinet ministers and three ministers of state, at State House today. The ministers who were sworn in are:
- Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Minister – Happyton Bonyongwe
- Youth Development, Indigenisation and Economic Empowerment Minister – Chiratidzo Mabuwa
- Tourism, Environment and Hospitality Industry Minister Edgar Mbwembwe.
- Minister of State for Masvingo Province – Dr Paul Chimedza
- Minister of State for Mashonaland West Province – Webster Shamu
- Minister of State for Matebeleland North Province – Thokozile Mathuthu
Two ministers were not available at today’s swearing-in ceremony and will be sworn in at a later day. These are
- Minister of State for Matabeleland South – Ambassador Maboyi Ncube.
- Welfare Services for War Veterans, War Collaborators, former Political Detainees and Restrictees Minister Cain Mathema.