Politics

‘There is a plot to oust Mugabe’

‘There is a plot to oust Mugabe’

GLOVES are now truly off in the warring post-congress Zanu PF as the party meets for its potentially-explosive annual conference this week, with Local Government minister Saviour Kasukuwere openly accusing some of his comrades yesterday of plotting to oust President Robert Mugabe from power. At the same time, another Cabinet minister […]

More VP allies expelled in Mash West

More VP allies expelled in Mash West

VICE President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s journey to succeed President Robert Mugabe continues to get bumpier following last weekend’s sacking of more of his allies in Mashonaland West. The latest move by his ever-scheming Zanu PF rivals comes hardly a week after Mnangagwa’s ambitions were dealt a huge blow when a stormy politburo […]

Mujuru meets her supporters

Mujuru meets her supporters

FORMER Vice President Joice Mujuru has started meeting her supporters and interacting with structures of the “original” Zanu PF that uses the slogan People First, in a move that signals that it is now truly game on between her movement and President Robert Mugabe’s warring post-congress Zanu PF. People First spokesperson […]

Zim exhibits hallmarks of police state

Zim exhibits hallmarks of police state

FIRST-TIME visitors to Harare would have been forgiven a fortnight ago for thinking they had unwittingly entered a war zone when riot police and MDC-T youths fought running battles in the city centre. It could have been a scene straight out of apartheid-era South Africa or even the Palestinian territories […]