The first lady was responding to a report that Binga District has 20 892 infants in ECD A and B. Said Mnangagwa:
We don’t want to hear about this ECD. With the ECD A and B, the girl child will spend nine years to get to Grade Seven. This is too much especially for the for the girl child who will have grown big before they get to Form Four and this is contributing to high rates of school drop-outs.