Decision to rescind the appointment of Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe

Head of the World Health Organisation, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, says the decision to rescind the appointment of Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe as goodwill ambassador was done to uphold the high values of the WHO. Human rights groups reacted with outrage at Wednesday's appointment and Tedros said he was also pressurised by several governments. Mugabe has been blamed for the deterioration of Zimbabwe's economy, where over 90 percent of the population is without a job. The BBC's Andrew Harding reports....
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