Prosecutor General Kumbirai Hodzi has surrendered his job over ill health.
This was confirmed this Tuesday evening by Chief Secretary to the President and Cabinet Misheck Sibanda.
“It is with regret that I announce the resignation of Honourable Kumbirai Hodzi, as Prosecutor General. His resignation has come about due to ill health requiring medical attention,” Sibanda said without disclosing the nature of Hodzi’s ailment.
“In the light of this, His Excellency the President, Dr E,D Mnangagwa, has accepted the resignation. His Excellency is ready to redeploy Hon Hodzi elsewhere in the Service as soon as his health rallies back.
“Hon Hodzi was appointed Prosecutor General in July 2018 during which far-reaching institutional changes were effected in the Office of the Prosecutor General. Prior to the appointment, Hon Hodzi served Government as Deputy Attorney General.”