Monday, April 1, 2019

House Speaker defends the appointment of Foreign Minister's Wife to ZACC top job

Parliament’s Committee on Standing Rules and Orders (CSRO) has stood by President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s somewhat dubious appoint as ZACC Chairperson of Justice Loice Matanda-Moyo wife to Foreign Affairs Minister Sibusiso Moyo.
Zimbabweans have been condemning her appointment claiming that she was proposed as Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission chair on the strength of her marriage and not on her skill, experience, ability and integrity.
In a statement published by the parliament’s Speaker Advocate Jacob Mudenda, he says women’s careers should not be limited by their marriages as that is gender inequality.
Read the full statement below: