Politics

Mbeki, Mugabe meet in Harare for ‘private talks’

Mbeki, Mugabe meet in Harare for ‘private talks’

Former president Thabo Mbeki reportedly held “private talks” with Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, 93, after he flew to Harare on Monday. According to NewsDay, South Africa’s ambassador to Zimbabwe, Mphakama Mbete, said Mbeki’s visit was at Mugabe’s invitation. “They were discussing experiences in South Africa and Zimbabwe, as well as the issue of […]

Robert Mugabe: I’m Still Fit to Govern

Robert Mugabe: I’m Still Fit to Govern

President Robert Mugabe says he’s still fit to govern and his vital organs are still strong. The president has made three trips to Singapore this year for medical check-ups, raising questions over his health ahead of next year’s elections. Mugabe says even the strength of his bones had recently shocked his doctors. […]

Robert Mugabe says he is ‘not dying’ as health concerns mount

Robert Mugabe says he is ‘not dying’ as health concerns mount

Zimbabwe’s 93-year-old President Robert Mugabe, declaring “I am not dying,” sought Saturday to brush aside growing concerns about his health after his wife urged him to name a successor. Mugabe’s medical trips to Singapore have become frequent in recent years, fuelling questions about his health. His last visit was early […]

Grace challenges Mugabe to name successor

Grace challenges Mugabe to name successor

First Lady Grace Mugabe has reportedly challenged her husband Robert Mugabe to name his successor at the same time she took a swipe at those who have no respect for seniors in the party who are swaying other cadres using money from their foreign bases. She strongly urged women to […]