With a view of enhancing citizen participation in governance,the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Trade has joined Facebook and Twitter to have an online interface with Zimbabweans on social media.
This comes as other government departments have been the embracing social platforms extensively to disseminate the initiatives of the Government.
Minister of Foreign Affairs, Honorable S.B Moyo reiterated on the importance of communication to national discourse, and how openness and transparency is key between the citizenry and the government.
“We believe that the image our beloved country can only be enhanced through it’s citizens participation in national discourse and projects,” adding “As a ministry we are making all efforts to embrace modern and effective ways of communication,” he said
“We have opened social media in pursuit of this endeavour,” urging social media users to “feel free to treat your views, suggestions, proposals and comments for attention”
The Twitter handle for the Ministry is @MoFA_ZW and the Facebook Page is Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Trade Zimbabwe.