Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission & Distribution (ZETDC) Southern Region General Manager, Dr Engineer King Fazo Dube, was appointed Zimbabwe Institute of Engineers (ZIE) national Vice President at a colourful ceremony held at the Rainbow Towers Hotel, in May 2017.
The appointment follows recommendations of the Institute’s Board with the concurrence of the Engineering Council of Zimbabwe that Dr Dube was suitable and well qualified to be second in charge of the Institution.
Lost for words at his inauguration, Dr Dube said, “I don’t know what else I can say, except that I accept this great honour with all humility.”
ZIE is a private professional body made up of engineers in Zimbabwe. The organisations’ operations and membership are regulated by a private Act of Parliament, regulated by the Engineering Council of Zimbabwe (ECZ). It is a multi-disciplinary Institution covering all disciplines of engineering in Zimbabwe. The purpose of ZIE is, to set and maintain appropriate standards of engineering competence, to promote the advancement of Engineering and facilitate the transfer and dissemination of engineering knowledge and to raise the character and status of the profession and promote public awareness and confidence in Engineering. To ensure that correct standards of professional conduct and ethics are adhered to in the country.