By Freedom Mupanedemo
President Mnangagwa is this morning expected to commission 138 regular officer cadets who have completed an 18-month course with the Military Academy in Gweru.
The President, who is also the Zimbabwe Defence Forces Commander-in-Chief has arrived for the ceremony.
The course started off with 205 cardets but some could not complete the 18-month gruelling course and dropped out.
Thirteen of those graduating today are females in line with the ZDF gender policy.
The officers are also graduating with a diploma in military training and education an affiliation of the Midlands State University which was running in parallel with the regular officers cadet course.