Constantino Guveya Dominic Nyikadzino Chiwenga is the current Commander of the Zimbabwe Defence Forces (ZDF).


November 2017 Press Statement

The Commander of the Zimbabwe Defence Forces, General Constantino Chiwenga warned politicians in the ruling Zanu-PF party to stop purging heroes of the Second Chimurenga liberation war or the military may be forced to step in. General Chiwenga also warned the politicians to stop denigrating the military and security services. This came after President Robert Mugabe fired his deputy and longtime aide, former vice-president Emmerson Mnangagwa.[1]

Below is the press statement.

  1. Marick Matara (November 13 , 2017). "Updated: General Chiwenga's Statement Warning Zanu-PF To Stop Purging Liberation War Stalwarts, Warns Military Will Not Hesitate To Step In". Pindula. Retrieved November 14, 2017.  Check date values in: |date= (help)