President Emmerson Mnangagwa has pledged to mend relations between Zimbabwe and Botswana after meeting with his Botswana counterpart, President Ian Khama. Mnangagwa’s predecessor, former president Robert Mugabe, had a frosty relationship with Khama. The two never saw eye to eye and often criticised each other’s way of governing.
It was imperative that Zimbabwe and Botswana get back on the right track before President Khama leaves office on the 31st of March.
Mnangagwa is on his first state visit to Botswana as President. Mnangagwa is expected to make an appearance before the Parliament of Botswana.
Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa is a politician and the First Secretary of the Zimbabwe African National Union Patriotic Front (Zanu- PF). He is the current President of Zimbabwe and was sworn in on the 24th of November 2017 as Head of State and Government and Commander-in-Chief... Read More About Emmerson Mnangagwa
Robert Mugabe is the former President of Zimbabwe. He was the President of the Republic of Zimbabwe from 1987 to November 2017. Prior to this, he was the Prime Minister of Zimbabwe since the attainment of independence in 1980. Mugabe resigned from his presidency on... Read More About Robert Mugabe