pres. mugabe.jpgThe Head of State and Government and Commander-in-Chief of the Zimbabwe Defence Forces, President Robert Mugabe, has arrived in New York where he is attending the 65th United Nations General Assembly.

 

The President is accompanied by the First Lady, Amai Grace Mugabe, Foreign Affairs Minister, Cde Simbarashe Mumbengegwi, Women’s Affairs, Gender and Community Development Minister, Dr Olivia Muchena and other senior government officials.

 

Meanwhile, Zimbabwe has made a formal protest to the United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon for refusing visa to the Director-General in the President’s Office, Cde Happiton Bonyongwe and ZBC News’ Chief Correspondent, Rueben Barwe, which is a violation of the UN Charter.

 

Cde John Landa Nkomo is the Acting President.