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Zimbabwe opposition rejects post-Mugabe coalition deal-making

HARARE, Sept 6 (Reuters) – Zimbabwe’s opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) said on Wednesday it had no plans to join factions of the ruling ZANU-PF party to form a national unity coalition after the eventual death of 93-year-old President Robert Mugabe. A Reuters investigation this week revealed that Vice-President […]

ZANU PF sideshows – a mere distraction

Despite intense infighting that characterises the party, the fact remains that ZANU PF is determined to win the next election at any cost. For them, there is just too much at stake and they cannot afford to take any chances. 2018 is a matter of life or death not just […]

‘Whip your children,’ Zim youth leader urges Grace Mugabe

Harare – Zimbabwe’s ruling Zanu-PF party youth leader has encouraged Grace Mugabe to use a whip on her errant “children”, after the first lady was accused of whipping South African model Gabriella Engels with an electric cable last month. Kudzanai Chipanga said the Zanu-PF youth members were Grace Mugabe’s children, […]

Some white farmers still hope to return to Zimbabwe

Some of the thousands of white Zimbabwean farmers evicted from their land in the early 2000s by President Robert Mugabe’s supporters continue to hold out hopes of one day receiving compensation and returning to the country. “I know friends who have gone to Zambia, Britain, South Africa and Australia. They’d […]