By Oleen Ndori
ZBC News’ Current Affairs documentary which captures the Life of President Emmerson Mnangagwa from the perspectives of his family, colleagues and comrades which premiered on national television this Tuesday has received overwhelming response.
A man of the people who has stood the test of the time, ‘Though Their Eyes’ explores the life and works of a leader who has been described as soft as wool; but set in ways that drive development.
They tell of his struggle during the quest for independence; his commitment to family and his country.
The ushering in of the second republic has seen Zimbabwe moving from stride to stride, striving to achieve an upper middle-income economy that is free of corruption, discrimination and leaves no one behind.
Born to politically conscious parents who were farmers in Zvishavane, young Emmerson Mnangagwa found himself in politics at a very tender age.
President Mnangagwa has held several portfolios such as Minister of State Security, Justice, Defence And Finance as well as Speaker of Parliament and Vice President before he became the leader of the country in November 2017.