Below is the official government statement firing ZANU PF coupist, Emmerson Mnangagwa saying, “….he discharges his duties in a manner inconsistent with his official duties, he is disloyal, is disrespectful, deceitful, unreliable and shows a lack of probity in the execution of his duties….” , S.K. Moyo (2017)
In accordance with the Constitution of Zimbabwe Amendment Number 20 Act of 2013, Section 329, 6th Schedule, Paragraph 14, Sub-paragraph (2), His Excellency the President, Comrade R.G. Mugabe, has exercised his Powers to relieve Honourable Vice President E.D. Mnangagwa, of his position as Vice President of the Republic of Zimbabwe with immediate effect. It had become evident that his conduct in the discharge of his duties had become inconsistent with his official responsibilities. The Vice President has consistently and persistently exhibited traits of disloyalty, disrespect, deceitfulness and unreliability. He has also demonstrated little probity in the execution of his duties.