Social Issues WAR VETERANS

Establishment of schemes for the provision of assistance to war veterans and their dependents

In progress
Dec 2018

War vets storm Mnangagwa office December 19, 2018

The war veterans, fronted by one Fredrick Ngombe, also want Mnangagwa to honour a pledge by former President Robert Mugabe in 1998 to pay them a monthly pension.

Jun 2018

MPs push for improved welfare for war veterans June 04, 2018

Legislators from across the political divide have blasted government for failing to improve the welfare of those who took part in the bush war of the 1970s which brought about independence in 1980.

May 2018

Mnangagwa raises war veterans pensions ahead of election May 11, 2018

President Emmerson Mnangagwa said on Friday that pensions and allowances for veterans of Zimbabwe's independence war would be increased, days after his government announced a 10% in salaries for all public sector workers.