Zimbabwe Peace Project welcomes new act

The Zimbabwe Peace Project says it welcomes the signing into law of the National Peace and Reconciliation Commission Act by President Emmerson Mnangagwa.

Mnangagwa last week signed the National Peace and Reconciliation Commission Bill into law, making operational the Commission that was appointed in 2016.

Zimbabwe Peace Project which monitors and documents incidents of human rights violations and breaches of peace says while the Act has been anticipated for a while it is a step in the right direction towards promoting national healing , unity and cohesion from wounds and trauma brought about by the Southern African country’s legacy of sad episodes of conflict.

The organization’s director Jestina Mukoko explains: