Politics

Mnangagwa begs Mugabe

Mnangagwa begs Mugabe

EMBATTLED Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa is apparently taking serious strain from the post-congress Zanu PF’s worsening and seemingly-unstoppable factional and succession wars. Well-placed sources claimed in briefings with the Daily News yesterday that the Midlands godfather was increasingly feeling marginalised from President Robert Mugabe’s inner circle. So perturbed is the VP, […]

You have to arrest whole nation, Bob told

You have to arrest whole nation, Bob told

OPPOSITION parties have challenged the state to withdraw charges against Newsday journalists Nqaba Matshazi (deputy editor) and reporter Xolisani Ncube who were arrested last week. The parties warned government that they will have to arrest “everyone” this year because Zimbabweans will demand service delivery which was promised by Zanu PF […]

Mujuru rips into Mugabe stronghold

Mujuru rips into Mugabe stronghold

FORMER Vice-President Joice Mujuru’s People First (PF) project has reportedly made significant inroads in President Robert Mugabe’s home in Mashonaland West Province where it has roped in several disgruntled top Zanu PF and opposition MDC-T officials into its ranks. Top Zanu PF officials in the province said the PF’s membership […]

Mugabe turns to God

Mugabe turns to God

PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe has instructed that Zimbabwe hold a period of national prayer as the severest drought looms and the country teeters on the brink of a socio-economic and political crisis. A group of clerics from across denominations known as the Zimbabwe Heads of Christian Denominations (ZHOCD) yesterday told journalists […]