SCARED MPHOKO HOLED UP IN BOTSWANA
Former Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko is holed up in Botswana and is scared to return home.
Mphoko left Zimbabwe on an official visit to Japan on November and then flew to Botswana when the military took over in Zimbabwe. Mphoko fears arrest upon return home. But the Information secretary, George Charamba said Mphoko had spoken to President Mnangagwa by telephone and asked to return.
“Former Vice President Mphoko spoke to the President and was assured that he is free to return to Zimbabwe and contribute to the rebuilding of the nation,” he said.
“Like any other Zimbabwean, he is free to come home and assist in growing the economy and the country.
Hopefully, he will be making his way home soon.” Mphoko owns Choppies Zimbabwe.