Following the inauguration of President Emmerson Mnangagwa a few days ago, a new cabinet is set to be sworn in today at the State House. Mnangagwa appointed a 21 member cabinet with 10 provincial ministers and six deputies. The cabinet is expected to drive the revival of the country’s economy following the resignation of former President Robert Mugabe in November.
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ICT Minister, Supa Mandiwanzira chatting to Major Anywhere Mutambudzi before the beginning of proceedings at the Swearing in of a new cabinet by President Emmerson Mnangagwa.
Police Band entertaining delegates attending the swearing in of ministers at the State House today
Simbarashe Mumbengegwi (far left) and Health and Child Care minister David Parenyatwa waiting for the arrival of President Emmerson Mnangagwa ahead of the swearing in ceremony.
1022hrs: Time for the National Anthem
1052hrs: Ray Goba, the prosecutor General is also being sworn in together with Ministers
1057hrs: Minister ICT and Cyber Security Supa Mandiwanzira takes oath of office
1059hrs: General Sibusisiwe Moyo signing his oath of office
1110hrs: Air Marshal Perrence Shiri taking oath of office
1136hrs:Minister of State for Harare Provincial Affairs, Miriam Chikukwa taking her oath of office