President Emmerson Mnangagwa & Vice President Constantino Chiwenga

President Emmerson Mnangagwa has returned to Harare after meeting Cyclone Idai victims and affected communities and assuring them of government’s support.

President Mnangagwa who was in the Eastern Highlands for the past two days, today spent the whole day assessing the extent of damage in the areas that were devastated by the cyclone, consoling those who lost their loved ones and assuring the people of relief efforts by government.

The President and his deputy Retired General Dr Constantino Chiwenga arrived at the Robert Mugabe International Airport and spoke about what he saw and the international response in assisting the country in its time of great need.  

During his visit to Abu Dhabi, President Mnangagwa incorporated a plea for assistance for Cyclone Idai victims and tonnes of humanitarian assistance is expected to arrive in the country this evening.