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PHOTO: Mnangagwa commissions 138 Army Cadets

by Mandla Ndlovu
29 May 2020 at 14:29hrs | Views
President Emmerson Mnangagwa presided over the commissioning parade of 138 officer cadets held at the Zimbabwe Military Academy in Gweru on Friday.

The officers received diplomas and certificates after undergoing a grueling 21 months long training.

According to the Zimbabwe National Army website, the following are requirements for one to be part of the officer cadets:

•    Age.18 to 22 years for Advanced level holders
•    Age. 18 to 24 years for diploma and degree holders
•    Educational Qualifications. Three Advanced Level passes with a minimum of 6 points. A degree or higher diploma is an added advantage.
•    Physical Fitness
•    Candidates have to pass an officer selection before training.
•    Members are commissioned by the President on  completion of the cadet course

Source - Byo24News