Zimbabwe Army General Warns of Security Threat

Zimbabwe's economic crisis has compromised the effectiveness of its military with old aircraft, cutting soldiers' food rations and rising debt. A top general has warned that this has become a threat to national security, saying soldiers may fail to defend the country in the event of a major attack.

  • Zimbabwe:   General Warns of Security 'Threat'

    Zimbabwe Standard, 12 November 2017

    A top general has warned that the chronic funding of the army has become a threat to national security, saying soldiers may fail to defend the country in the event of a major… Read more »

From left, General Constantine Chiwenga, Major-General Douglas Nyikayaramba and President Robert Mugabe (file photo).

InFocus

AllAfrica publishes around 800 reports a day from more than 100 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.

X