But after almost four decades of Robert Mugabe‘s rule, its economy is in a mess, unemployment rates are high and human rights remain an issue.
Mnangagwa pledged he would rebuild the country, promising to take radical steps. He has also vowed to ensure a general election in September is free and fair.
So what progress has there been in Zimbabwe after 100 days as president?
Presenter: Hazem Sika
Obert Gutu – spokesman for the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) party
Nick Mangwana – representative for the ruling Zanu-PF party in the UK and mainland Europe
Derek Matyszak – political and security researcher
Source: Al Jazeera NewsPost published in: Business