Harare (New Ziana) – Prosecutor General Kumbirai Hodzi has resigned from office, a senior government official said on Tuesday
In a statement, Chief secretary to the President and Cabinet, Dr Misheck Sibanda said Hodzi resigned due to ill health.
“It is with regret that I announce the resignation of Honorable Kumbirai Hodzi, as Prosecutor General. His resignation has come about due to ill health requiring medical attention,” said Dr Sibanda.
“In the light of this, His Excellency the President, Dr Emmerson Mnangagwa, has accepted the resignation. His Excellency is ready to redeploy Hon Hodzi elsewhere in the Service as soon as his health rallies back. On behalf of His Excellency the President, the Office of the President and Cabinet, and indeed on my behalf, I wish Honourable Hodzi speedy recovery.”
Hodzi was appointed Prosecutor General in July 2018.
Prior to this appointment as Prosecutor General, Hodzi served as Deputy Attorney General.