The World Health Organisation is facing a heap of backlash after appointing 93-year-old Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe as its goodwill ambassador to “influence his peers”.
The first African director-general of the global health body, Ethiopian Tedros Ghebreyesus announced the appointment of the frail president on Friday at a conference on non-communicable diseases in Uruguay.
“Today I am also honoured to announce that President Mugabe has agreed to serve as a goodwill ambassador on NCDs fo…
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