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Mnangagwa fires Deputy Minister of Industry with immediate effect

by Staff reporter
30 Nov 2023 at 20:08hrs | Views
PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa has sacked the Deputy Minister of Industry and Commerce, Roy Bhila with immediate effect.

A statement released by the Chief Secretary to the President and Cabinet Martin Rushwaya reads, "His Excellency the President of the Republic of Zimbabwe, Cde. Dr. Emmerson D. Mnangagwa has, in terms of Section 108(1a) of the Constitution of Zimbabwe Amendment (No. 20) Act, removed Hon.Roy Bhila from the Office of Deputy Minister of Industry and Commerce with immediate effect".

No reasons were cited for Bhila's dismissal which comes barely three months after he was sworn into office.

Source - newzimbabwe