Politics

Former Zanu PF MP defects to People First

Former Zanu PF MP defects to People First

FORMER Zanu PF Chivi South legislator, Irvene Dzingirai, has defected to ousted Vice-President Joice Mujuru’s People First (PF) movement, as the ruling party offshoot lays more groundwork for an expected launch. Dzingirai, who was defeated in the Zanu PF primaries by Charles Utete, attended the PF meeting held last weekend in […]

‘Refuse to sponsor Mugabe bash’

‘Refuse to sponsor Mugabe bash’

OPPOSITION parties yesterday called on the electorate, particularly civil servants, to resist any attempts by the ruling Zanu PF to force them to donate towards President Robert Mugabe’s 92nd birthday bash slated for February in Masvingo. The parties said it would be unfair for Zanu PF to expect generous cash […]

G40, Mnangagwa allies face off again

G40, Mnangagwa allies face off again

THE titanic succession war raging in Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s Midlands heartland, which has seen some of his most vocal supporters being hauled before a provincial disciplinary hearing for allegedly harassing three ministers and fanning Zanu PF’s rampant factionalism, is getting hotter. Well-placed sources told the Daily News yesterday that the […]

War vets defect to People First

War vets defect to People First

A NUMBER of war veterans have dumped Zanu PF for People First (PF) as the yet-to-be-launched Joice Mujuru political formation gains more ground. This came out during a PF meeting held in Masvingo on Saturday. Attended by former Zanu PF senior officials Dzikamai Mavhaire, Kudakwashe Bhasikiti and Retired Colonel Claudious Makova, […]