President Emmerson Mnangagwa appointed Dr. Anxious Jongwe to replace the late Air Marshal Perrance Shiri, who was the Minister of Land, Agriculture, Water, and Rural Resettlement Minister
The Update was posted by the Information Ministry’s secretary Nick Mangwana in a memo that reads:
APPOINTMENT OF THE SUCCESSOR TO THE LATE MINISTER OF LANDS. AGRICULTURE WATER AND RURAL RESETTLEMENT
His Excellency the President, Cde Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa, 505, 115 terms of Section 104 Ill and (3) of the Constitution of Zimbabwe Amendment (No. 201 Act 2013. appointed Dr. Anxious Jongwe Masuka. as Minister of Lands. Agriculture, Water and Rural Resettlement. Dr Masuka’s appointment follows the death last month of the former Minister of Lands, Agriculture, Water and Rural Resettlement, Air Chief Marshal (Rtd) Perrance Shirt. A Founding Fellow of the Zimbabwe Academy of Sciences in 2004, Dr Masuka holds a Bachelor of Science (Honours) Degree in Agriculture majoring in Crop Science from the University of Zimbabwe which he obtained in 1988, as well as Doctor of Philosophy from the University of Zimbabwe which he obtained in 1993.