Zimbabwe: Renaming of streets after Mnangagwa sparks outrage

Zimbabwe has announced plans to rename some streets across the country after President Emmerson Mnangagwa. The said plan was approved by the country’s cabinet and forms part of proposed new names for streets and buildings. The Herald reports that the new names will affect “roads, places and Government buildings in Harare, Bulawayo and other towns across the country. It further reported that it is part of a “deliberate effort to foster unity, while reflecting on the country’s history and identity.” Other people to be honoured include Botswana’s former President Sir…

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