Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said his government will support Zimbabwe and ensure that sanctions against the Emmerson Mnangagwa led country are removed.
Kenyatta met with a special envoy from Zimbabwe led by the country’s Minister of Agriculture Perence Shiri in Nairobi on Wednesday. Kenyatta’s remarks come a day after the UK’s Minister for Africa Harriett Baldwin said that the British government planned to add more Zimbabweans to the targeted sanctions list. Speaking on Twitter after meeting Shiri, Kenyatta said his country stands in solidarity with Zimbabwe. Said Kenyatta:
#Kenya continues to stand in solidarity with #Zimbabwe as the country works to solve its challenges. Imposing sanctions on a country is like tying somebody’s hands and feet. We will give our support to bring back Zimbabwe to the global platform.
Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa is 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... Read More About Emmerson Mnangagwa
Perrance Shiri is a Zimbabwean politician and a retired four-star general in the Air Force of Zimbabwe. He is the current Minister of Lands Agriculture and Rural Resettlement. Shiri retired from the Air Force of Zimbabwe where he was the Commander to pursue a career... Read More About Perence Shiri