The newly sworn-in Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa has announced his first cabinet on Friday.
Mnangagwa made Major-General Sibusiso Moyo foreign minister and appointed Patrick Chinamasa to the finance and economic development portfolio.
President Mnangagwa, a former state security chief known popularly as ‘The Crocodile’, dropped allies of President Mugabe’s wife, Grace Mugabe, but brought back many Mugabe loyalists from the ruling ZANU-PF party.
- Patrick Chinamasa, as the Minister of Finance and Economic Planning;
- Obert Mpofu, as the Minister of Home Affairs and Culture;
- Air Marshal Perrance Shiri, as Minister of Lands, Agriculture and Rural Resettlement;
- Dr Lazarus Dokora, as Minister of Primary and Secondary Education;
- Dr David Parirenyatwa, as the Minister of Health and Child Care;
- Kembo Mohadi, as the Minister of Defence, Security and War Veterans;
- Ziyambi Ziyambi, as Minister of Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs;
- Major General Sibusiso Moyo, as Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Trade;
- Kazembe Kazembe, as Minister of Sport, Arts and Recreation;
- Dr Mike Bimha, as Minister of Industry, Commerce and Enterprise Development;
- July Moyo, as Minister of Local Government, Public Works and National Housing;
- Sithembiso Nyoni, as Minister of Women and Youth Affairs;
- Professor Amon Murwira, as Minister of Higher Education, Science and Technology Development;
- Supa Mandiwanzira, as Minister of Information Communication Technology and Cyber Security;
- Professor Clever Nyathi, as Minister of Labour and Social Welfare;
- Dr Joram Gumbo, as Minister of Transport and Infrastructural Development;
- Winston Chitando, as Minister of Mines and Mining Development;
- Oppah Muchinguri-Kashiri, as Minister of Environment, Water and Climate;
- Priscah Mupfumira, as Minister of Tourism and Hospitality Industry;
- Ambassador Simon Khaya Moyo, as Minister of Energy and Power Development;
- Chris Mutsvangwa, as Minister of Information, Media and Broadcasting Services
- Simbarashe Mumbengegwi, as Minister of State for Presidential Affairs and Monitoring Government Programmes.