Politics

Mugabe to Temper Wife’s Ambitions Amid Zimbabwe Army Anger

Mugabe to Temper Wife’s Ambitions Amid Zimbabwe Army Anger

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has moved to rein in his wife’s ambition to succeed him after the nation’s intelligence chief warned that her campaign may stoke political violence and faces opposition from within the military, three members of the ruling party’s politburo said. Mugabe asked his wife Grace, 51, to tone down […]

Mugabe must come clean on the late Gen Mujuru

Mugabe must come clean on the late Gen Mujuru

Former Zanu PF stalwart, Dzikamai Mavhaire, has challenged President Robert Mugabe to come clean on the mysterious death of former army General Solomon Mujuru in an inferno at his Beatrice farm in 2011. Mavhaire, who is interim chairperson of the opposition National People’s Party (NPP) fronted by Solomon’s widow, Joice, […]

Will Robert Mugabe, 93, live to see his last election?

Will Robert Mugabe, 93, live to see his last election?

Robert Mugabe, on his final political campaign in eastern Zimbabwe on Friday told thousands of supporters that he had delivered political and economic freedom since he came to power in 1980. But Zimbabwe is bankrupt –  it cannot pay monthly government salaries on time and there is hardly any cash in the […]

Mugabe Secrets: Ministers Cellphones Taken Away

Mugabe Secrets: Ministers Cellphones Taken Away

Members of ZANU PF’s senior decision making body, the Politburo, were yesterday barred from entering into the indaba meeting place with their cellphones. Cabinet and Politburo members have before been ordered against leaking closed door deliberations with President Robert Mugabe adding that those who are in the habit of doing […]