President appoints Dr. Rushwaya
President Mnangagwa has appointed Dr. Martin Rushwaya as the new Chief Secretary to the President and Cabinet.
The President announced the appointment at the first Cabinet meeting of the Second Republic’s Second Cabinet held at State House in Harare.
President Mnangagwa also revealed that the former Chief Secretary to the President and Cabinet Dr Misheck Sibanda had retired.
Sibanda also worked in the same capacity under late former president Robert Mugabe. He retired after more than 20 years in the role.
Dr. Rushwaya has previously served the government in various capacities, including as Midlands provincial administrator and Defence and War Veterans secretary from 2013, and was retained by Mnangagwa in September 2018, before reassignment in 2019.