Emmerson Mnangagwa The Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front leader Emmerson Mnangagwa won the 2nd term with a vote of 52.6% in favour of his closest rival, Nelson Chamisa of the Citizens’ Coalition for Change (CCC). This is significant as the election is happening six years after ruler Robert Mugabe due to a military coup.
Emmerson Mnangagwa president of Zimbabwe
Emmerson Mnangagwa Biography
Born on 15 September 1942 in Shabani, Southern Rhodesia, to a large Shona family, Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa is a member of the ZANU–PF (Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front)& was a close associate of former President Robert Mugabe. He had occupied various key ministerial positions and served as Zimbabwe’s President on 24 November 2017 & was the leader of the “Crocodile Gang”, a group that attacked white-owned farms in the Eastern Highlands.
|Born||15 Sep 1942 (age 80)||–||–|
|Birthplace||Shabani, Southern Rhodesia (now Zvishavane, Zimbabwe)||–||–|
|Political Party||ZANU–PF (1987–present)||–||–|
|Other Political Affiliations||UNIP (1959–1962), ZAPU (1962–1963), ZANU (1963–1987)||–||–|
|Spouses||Jayne Matarise (m. 1973; died 2002), Auxillia Kutyauripo||–||–|
|Education||University of London (LLB), University of Zambia, Egyptian Military Academy||–||–|
|3rd President of Zimbabwe||–||–|
|President and First Secretary of ZANU-PF||–||–|
|First Vice-President of Zimbabwe||–||–|
|Minister of Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs||–||–|
|Minister of Defence||–||–|
|Minister of Rural Housing and Social Amenities||–||–|
|Speaker of Parliament||–||–|
|Minister of State for National Security||–||–|
|Member of Parliament||–||–|
Emmerson Mnangagwa won the election
Who is the current President Of Zimbabwe?
Emmerson Mnangagwa is the current President Of Zimbabwe