Politics

Anti-Mugabe election coalition takes shape in Zimbabwe

Anti-Mugabe election coalition takes shape in Zimbabwe

President Robert Mugabe’s grip on power has faced little recent threat from Zimbabwe’s splintered opposition, but efforts to forge a unified alliance in next year’s election could test his supremacy. Any opposition bloc would first have to overcome fierce rivalries within their various camps, and then hold together in an intense […]

Mugabe warned ahead of 2018

Mugabe warned ahead of 2018

Speaking to journalists in Harare recently, National Electoral Reforms Agenda (NERA) Youths said the ruling party should stop‘stealing’ elections and prepare themselves for massive demos. NERA Youth Forum Chairperson, Tawanda Kalonga, said Zanu PF has been rigging elections but that will not happen this time around. “We strongly warn Zanu […]

Mugabe hits 2018 campaign trail

President Robert Mugabe will soon embark on countrywide campaign rallies to drum up support for his faction-ridden party ahead of next year’s general elections, with youths leading in the organisation of the rallies. Top Zanu PF sources yesterday said the party’s youth commissar, Innocent Hamandishe, had already visited several provinces […]

‘Create own employment,’ Mugabe tells jobless Zimbabweans

President Robert Mugabe has reportedly called on Zimbabweans to start creating their own jobs instead of waiting to be employed. According to NewsDay, the veteran leader said this while speaking during a small to medium enterprises expo in the capital Harare last week. Mugabe, 93, said that Zimbabweans “should not […]