President Emmerson Mnangagwa has appointed former Commander Defence Forces (CDF) Retired General Constantino Chiwenga and Kembo Mohadi as vice presidents of the Republic of Zimbabwe. The two will be sworn in at State House at 10:00 am on Thursday. This was revealed in a statement by Acting Chief Secretary to the President and Cabinet, Retired Colonel Christian Katsande.
General Chiwenga and Mohadi were appointed as Vice Presidents and Second Secretaries of the Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front, (ZANU-PF) earlier on this week.
In terms of Section 14, sub-paragraph 2 of the Sixth Schedule of the constitution, the President of Zimbabwe upon assuming office, must without delay appoint not more than two vice presidents, who hold office at his pleasure.
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