President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Tuesday likened his rival MDC president Chamisa to Satan.
Drawing from biblical analogy, Mnangagwa said he has to deal with a rebel just as God had to deal with the devil when he rebelled against Godly authority. Said Mnangagwa:
We will not be swayed by negative forces because even the Lord upstairs was not able to keep his house in order; he had Satan. These things happen. He still remains the creator.
… However, in a democracy, it is not a crime to move away from progress by those who are not willing to come to the table with the rest of the parties and organisations in the country who are determined to work for the way forward of our country, to better the lives of our people. We cannot compel everybody to come to the table.
But those who have the need and desire and who are patriotic to their country will always come together and contribute to the constructive ideas, to move forward.
Mnangagwa was addressing the media on Tuesday at the closing ceremony of the Zimbabwe-South Africa Bi-National Commission Summit attended by South African President Cyril Ramaphosa in Harare.
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