President Emmerson Mnangagwa has designated the Minister of State for Presidential Affairs and Monitoring Implementation of Government Programmes Cde Simbarashe Mumbengegwi as the minister responsible for the administration of the Public Service Act [16:04] and the Zimbabwe Institute of Public Administration and Management Act [25:17]

In a statement to ZBC News, the Chairman of the Public Service Commission, Mr Mariyawanda Nzuwah, said Section 201 of the Constitution of Zimbabwe Amendment (No.20) Act 2013 provides that “the President must appoint a Minister to be responsible for the civil service.”