#Zimbabwe ‘s Mugabe Names Jonathan Moyo Higher Education Minister

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe Names Jonathan Moyo Higher Education Minister

By Godfrey Marawanyika and Chengetai Zvauya
(Bloomberg) — President Robert Mugabe makes changes to cabinet, several ministers moved to other ministries, Cabinet Secretary Misheck Sibanda tells reporters in capital, Harare.

  • Former Environment Minister Saviour Kasukuwere transferred to Minister of Local Govt, replacing Ignatious Chombo
  • Kasukuwere replaced by Oppah Muchinguri
  • Former Home Affairs Minister Kembo Mohadi now Minister of State Security in president’s office; new minister for Women’s Affairs is Nyasha Chikwinya
  • Prisca Mupfumira, who is Public Service Minister, appointed Acting Information Minister
  • “Information for now will remain vacant”
  • NOTE: Moyo previously Information Minister
  • NOTE: This is Mugabe’s 2nd cabinet reshuffle since Dec. when he fired former Vice President Joice Mujuru

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