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VP Chiwenga appointed new Health Minister

By Staff Reporter

In an a shocking development, the President has moved on to appoint Vice President Constantino Chiwenga as the new boss of Ministry of Health and ChildCare.

The appointment follows the dismissal of Obadiah Moyo last month after he was caught in a corruption scandal.

According to the Government Statement issued during the evening of Tuesday, Chiwenga’s appointment is expected to gather momentum at the health ministry.

“In making this decision, his Excellency the President has noted the urgent need to stabilize, restructure and reform the Health Delivery System to better cope with challenges of the global COVID-19 pandemic in the process to ensure a quick turn around in the national health care.”

His appointment is with immediate effect.

Tendai Guvamombe