Mnangagwa Follows in Kagame's Footsteps With Clean-Up Day
President Emmerson Mnangagwa has declared the first Friday of every month a national environment cleaning day. No doubt Rwanda was the inspiration for this move - Umuganda day of community cleaning was started by President Paul Kagame to build community spirit after the 1994 genocide.
President Emmerson Mnangagwa holds the Presidential Clean-up Day Declaration which he launched in Highfield, Harare.
Kubatana.net, 5 December 2018
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Times of Zambia, 10 January 2018
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Nairobi News, 7 July 2018
Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko on Saturday launched a monthly clean-up exercise as part of measures to reclaim the city's lost glory. Read more »
Thomson Reuters Foundation, 20 April 2018
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