Mazowe South legislator, Cde Fortune Chasi has been sworn in as the new Minister of Energy and Power Development at State House in Harare today (Wednesday).

The former Deputy Minister of Transport and Infrastructural Development, Cde Chasi took over as Minister of Energy and Power Development following the re-assignment of Dr Joram Gumbo to be Minister of State for Presidential Affairs in Charge of Implementation and Monitoring.

Cde Chasi told journalists that he will work closely with the boards of directors under his ministry to ensure enough energy and fuel supply in the country.