Zimbabwe army takes power, Mugabe 'safe and sound'
Wednesday November 15 2017
Zimbabwe Army General Constantino Chiwenga Commander of the Zimbabwe Defence Forces who on addresses a media conference held at the Zimbabwean Army Headquarters on November 13, 2017 in Harare. PHOTO | JEKESAI NJIKIZANA | AFP
In a short broadcast on national television, which was seized overnight by soldiers, a spokesman for the military said it expected “normalcy” to return as soon as it had completed its “mission”.
According to a government source, Finance Minister Ignatius Chombo among those detained by army.