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VP gets $4m mansion

VICE-PRESIDENT Phelekezela Mphoko is set to move out of his upmarket hotel room – a year after he checked in – as the government has finally secured a $4 million house for him in Harare’s plush Grange suburb. After NewsDay revealed that Mphoko had been living in the hotel for […]

Dabengwa retains Zapu presidency

Dabengwa retains Zapu presidency

VETERAN politician Dumiso Dabengwa shrugged off competition from fellow party presidential aspirants to retain his post as president of Zapu, ahead of the party’s congress to be held in the city from December 15 to 17. This emerged from the party’s pre-congress provincial conferences that were held over the weekend across […]

MDC-T councillors defect to People First

MDC-T councillors defect to People First

SEVERAL former MDC-T councillors in Harare have reportedly defected to ex-Vice-President Joice Mujuru’s yet-to-be-officially launched People First project, where they are already involved in membership recruitment programmes. Some of the defectors include former deputy mayor, Emmanuel Chiroto, Dzivarasekwa councillor, Herman Karimakwenda and Mbare councillor, Friday Muleya among several others, who […]

Kasukuwere savages crooked party bigwigs

Kasukuwere savages crooked party bigwigs

AS the power struggle in the warring post-congress Zanu PF reaches boiling point, the party’s national political commissar, Saviour Kasukuwere, has described Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko as a genuine war veteran who is neither “power-hungry” nor “crooked” like other senior party officials. Addressing Harare province’s conference at the weekend, the […]