The Zimbabwean government has dismissed as false a message circulating on social media suggesting that the school opening days has been moved so as to mourn R. G Mugabe.
The ministry of information and publicity dismissed the reports as fake in a post on Twitter :
The fake post read:
?? President Declares seven Days of Mourning Ex-Zim President MUGABE
The president of Zimbabwe has declared seven days of mourning for Zimbabwe’s founding leader, Robert Mugabe. In a statement, he added that schools which were surposed to be opened on the 10th of september shall be opened on the 17th of september as a sign of showing respect to the Zimbabwean Icon Robert Mugabe