President Mugabe is today expected to launch a food and nutrition security policy and implementation plan, yet another gesture exhibiting his commitment to ensure no one starves as a result of drought that ravaged some parts of the country. Most parts of the country are in urgent need offood aid as the Head of State and Government and Commander-in-Chief of the Zimbabwe Defence Forces has also engaged the Zambian government to import 150 000 tonnes of maize from that country.
Vice-President Joice Mujuru, who is the chairperson of the National Taskforce on Food and Security, yesterday revealed that President Mugabe would launch the policy when she invited all Parliamentarians to grace the occasion. VP Mujuru would present the policy document while Agriculture, Mechanisation and Irrigation Development Minister Joseph Made and his Health and Child Welfare counterpart, Dr Henry Madzorera, would give solidarity messages.
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