ThisFlag founder Evan Mawarire has challenged President Emmerson Mnangagwa to fire Deputy Finance Minister Terence Mukupe for beating Ignatius Mvere (58) who is the Finance Ministry’s Finance Director. Mukupe beat up Mvere for allegedly giving him a “paltry $910 travel allowance” when he went on a three-day Sadc business trip to South Africa.
He was arrested and paid an admission of guilt fine of $30 on April 10 at Harare Central Police Station and was issued with a ticket in the Z69J book number 1308983B. However, Mawarire who is also running for the Harare Ward 17 council seat in this year’s elections, challenged Mnangagwa to fire Mukupe to prove he is a real President. Writing on Twitter Mawarire said:
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This is the kind of nonsense our nation must not tolerate. President Mnangagwa this is a disgrace and if you truly have zero tolerance towards abuse of office and corruption then Mukupe must not continue in this job. This is a disgrace. Fire Mukupe if you’re a real president.
Pastor Evan (full name Evan Mawarire) is a Zimbabwean political activist, politician, religious leader, Motivational Speaker, author and leader of the This Flag Movement. In April 2016 he posted a video on Facebook with the title ThisFlag which went viral spurring the start of the... Read More About Evan Mawarire
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
Terence Mukupe is a Zimbabwean politician. He is the former Deputy Minister of Finance and Economic Planning. In November 2017 he was appointed by President Emmerson Mnangagwa into a new cabinet. In April 2018, Mukupe was arrested and fined for assaulting his ministry’s finance director.... Read More About Terence Mukupe