HARARE – Finance and Economic Development Minister Prof Mthuli Ncube has appointed former ZanuPF Harare provincial executive member Acie Lumumba the Chairperson of the Finance Ministry communications taskforce.
Reporting to the Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Acie Lumumba will be responsible for preparing the agenda of the ministerial taskforce as well as ensuring that “any agreeed deliverables are produced,” according to the agreement signed between the two parties.
The appointment is with immediate effect.
Lumumba is also expected to fundraise for the activities of the taskforce. Any expenses that Lumumba incurs in the carrying out of his office duties will be reimbursed by the ministry subject to availability of documentation to support the expenditure.
Professor Mthuli Ncube said he expected that Acie Lumumba would bring his experience and exposure as a communications strategist to help improve the communication between the Finance Ministry and the people of Zimbabwe.