In an interview with The Herald National Council of Chiefs president Chief Fortune Charumbira said that President Robert Mugabe will address them on Saturday morning during the Chiefs conference at Large City Hall in Bulawayo.
Charumbira said that after Mugabe’s address chiefs will continue engaging the different Cabinet ministers on issues affecting their people. Said Charumbira:
All is set for our annual meeting and this time we are being hosted by Matabeleland North Province. President Mugabe will address us on Saturday morning and thereafter we expect to continue engaging the different Cabinet ministers on issues affecting our people. Now that we have elections next year, we will also discuss how chiefs can help to ensure peace prevails before, during and after elections.