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Breaking News: Mnangagwa, Mphoko named Mugabe deputies

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President Robert Mugabe on Wednesday named former Justice minister and Zanu PF Secretary for Justice Emmerson Mnangagwa as his new deputy alongside former Zimbabwe ambassador to South Africa Phelekezela Mphoko.

Phelekezela Mphoko
Phelekezela Mphoko

Addressing Central Committee members in Harare yesterday, Mugabe said Mnangagwa and Mphoko would automatically become Vice Presidents of government and would be sworn in on Friday.

Mugabe said he would reshuffle his Cabinet Thursday or Friday.

Meanwhile here is a full list of the Zanu PF politburo members

Secretary for Administration-Ignatius Chombo
-Commissariat – Saviour Kasukuwere.
-Transport and Social Welfare- Oppah Muchinguri.
Information- Simon Khaya Moyo.
Legal Affairs -Patrick Chinamasa.
Economic Affairs- Christopher Mushowe.
Secretary for Women – Grace Mugabe.
Youth- Pupurai Togarepi.
Education- Jorum Gumbo
Gender- Thokozile Mathuthu.
Lands- Cain Mathema.
Technology- Jonathan Moyo.
War veterans Sydney Sekeramayi deputised by Christopher Mutsvangwa.
National Security- Kembo Mohadi
External Relations- Simbarashe Mumbengegwi
Finance- Obert Mpofu
Implementation and Economic Empowerment Policy- Mike Bimha
Health, Child Welfare and the Elderly- Claveria Chizema
Welfare for the Disabled and Disadvanted Persons – Joshua Malinga
Business Liaison and Development – Sithembiso Nyoni
Environment and Tourism- Prisca Mupfumira
Production and Labour- Josaya Hungwe

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