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WHO Ambassador: Mugabe removed amidst outrage from western donors

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has been removed as a World Health organization goodwill ambassador, the body, said on Sunday following outrage among Western donors and rights groups at the appointment. WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus named Mugabe to the largely ceremonial post at a meeting on chronic diseases attended by both

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Reactions trail appointment of President Mugabe as WHO goodwill ambassador, UK ‘disappointed’

Reactions from governments and organizations continue, following the announcement of Zimbabwean Leader, Robert Mugabe as World Health Organization, WHO goodwill ambassador. The UK government has criticised the UN body decision to appoint Mugabe, calling the move “surprising and disappointing”. A Downing Street spokesman said British diplomats had raised serious concerns with the

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