President tours Marula Processing and Value Addition plant
George Maponga in Mwenezi
President Mnangagwa has toured the Marula/Mapfura Processing and Value Addition Plant at Rutenga Growth point in Mwenezi which he commissioned today.
The President accompanied by Vice President Constantio Chiwenga was shown various products from the marula fruit such as edible oils and juices inside the plant that was built by the National Biotechnology Authority of Zimbabwe.
The plant is one of the flagship Government projects in Masvingo province that is set to stimulate socio-economic development.
Before touring the plant the President had first planted the marula/mupfura tree at the entrance of the factory.
Also accompanying the President is the Minister of Higher and Tertiary Education,Innovaton, Science and Technology Development Professor Amon Murwira and several other Cabinet ministers.