President commissions a fruit and vegetable processing plant in Mutoko

By ZBC Reporter

VALUE addition is taking root in the fresh produce sector, with President Emmerson Mnangagwa commissioning a fruit and vegetable processing plant in Mutoko this afternoon.

President Mnangagwa who toured the processing hub expressed gratitude to the African Development Bank (AFDB), International Labour Organization (ILO) and The Youth Bank for funding such an initiative which is meant to empower and promote the youth.

The President also urged chiefs to help empower people in their communities while assuring the youth that his government and the ruling party will support and fund projects which would have been introduced in communities.

“We want to change the mindset of our younger generation, the future is in the hands of the young generation,” said President Mnangagwa.