Defence and War Veterans Affairs Minister Oppah Muchinguri-Kashiri has announced plans to hand over hand over 439 cattle to war veterans at a cost of $1,5 million.
Speaking to the state owned Herald today , Muchinguri-Kashiri said “The ministry is expected to buy 439 cattle from the Cold Storage Company (CSC) Farm in Matabeleland North Province for war veterans.
The ministry is in the process of sourcing funding to the tune of $1,5 million for the purchase of 439 cattle to be distributed to war veterans.
“Negotiations for the cattle are at an advanced stage and the deal should be concluded by the end of next month,” she said
However she did not reveal the sources of the funds.