Media: ex-President of Zimbabwe will get 150 thousand dollars a month

MOSCOW, 26 Nov — RIA Novosti. Ex-Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe to the end of life will receive about 150 thousand dollars a month, according to the Guardian newspaper, citing a source in the ruling party “Zimbabwe African national Union — Patriotic front” (ZANU-PF).

According to the newspaper, the agreement on resignation of the President would extend to Mugabe legal immunity and guarantees cash payments. In particular, the ex-President immediately “receive $ 5 million” and then in the coming months, the new Zimbabwean government will implement several translations Mugabe.

According to the calculations of the newspaper, in total ex-the President of Zimbabwe can receive up to $ 10 million. In addition, the agreement provides for a monthly salary for Mugabe in the amount of 150 thousand dollars.

Last week, the military took control of the television station in the capital of Zimbabwe, Harare, and the residence of Mugabe, and he was taken under house arrest. Eight of the ten provincial coordinating committees of the party called for Mugabe to leave the post of President and party leader. Mugabe refused to resign voluntarily, but on Tuesday, it also announced it after ZANU-PF agreed to begin impeachment proceedings in Parliament.

Former Vice President of Zimbabwe Emmerson Mnangagwa, proposed by the ruling party for President, will hold office until the next election in August 2018.