Opinion

Opinion: Looking Beyond Mugabe

Opinion: Looking Beyond Mugabe

IT’S not been a good year for Robert Mugabe. When cameras caught him stumbling down the steps of a podium in February, photographers were forced to delete the images and several bodyguards were later fired. Nevertheless, photoshopped pictures of the nonagenarian dictator went viral. Some show him sprinting up a football […]

Mujuru sacking haunts Mugabe

Mujuru sacking haunts Mugabe

PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe is now haunted by the “unjust and disastrous” purging of former Vice President Joice Mujuru and her supporters from the post-congress Zanu PF and government, former Presidential Affairs minister Didymus Mutasa says. Speaking to the Daily News yesterday, Mutasa — for long one of the most trusted […]

‘Oppah plotted Mujuru ouster’

In a new twist to the post-congress Zanu PF’s seemingly unstoppable factional and succession wars, it is now being claimed that Water minister Oppah Muchinguri-Kashiri was the “main author” in the brutal purging on untested allegations of former Vice President Joice Mujuru and her allies from the party. Well-placed sources […]