Former Vice President of Zimbabwe Emmerson Mnangagwa has left South Africa to return home to be sworn in as the country’s interim leader on Friday.

He met with President Jacob Zuma before his departure. Mnangagwa will arrive at a military air base in Zimbabwe’s capital, Harare.

Robert Mugabe resigned as President on Tuesday, following mounting pressure from the people of his country and political parties.

Zanu-PF members and supporters are lining up inside the headquarters here waiting for the incoming president.

In Zimbabwe, people are lining up, showing so much excitement and jubilation. Many busses have come and waiting to welcome Mnangagawa who will give a short speech at the Zanu-PF headquarters.

These party supporters and members say the man that they are waiting for will change the fortunes of Zimbabwe.

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