President Mnangagwa has uplifted the rank of two Brigadier Generals to Major -Generals and one Air Commodore to Vice Air Marshal. William Dube and Kazirai Tazira are the new Major -Generals and Marshal Biltim is the new Vice Air Marshal.
The Zimbabwe Defence Forces (ZDF) Commander General Philip Valerio Sibanda encouraged the newly appointed army leaders to work very hard.
He also stated that
“We are going to be asking a lot more from you, so redouble your efforts. You need to do more than you have done because rank comes with responsibilities and accountability has gone up a notch.”
The promotions are in accordance with Section 15(1) (B) (Chapter 11:02) of the Defence Act and are with effect from April 5