‘The Crocodile’: 12 Things You Didn’t Know About Emmerson Mnangagwa

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Written by Keren Mikva

While Robert Mugabe is abroad for his annual holiday, Emmerson Mnangagwa – “The Crocodile” – is the man in charge of Zimbabwe. This month named Zimbabwe’s first vice president by Mugabe, Mnangagwa is a former justice minister who has long been a prominent leader in the ZANU-PF (Zimbabwe African National Union – Patriotic Front) party. His name has come up as a possible Mugabe successor. Here are 12 things you didn’t know about Emmerson Mnangagwa.

Sources: BBC.com, IBTimes.com, Africa-Confidential.com, AllAfrica.com, News.Yahoo.com, NehandaRadio.com