Tag: 2018 Election

Mnangagwa to Hold Elections in Four to Five Months

Mnangagwa to Hold Elections in Four to Five Months

Zimbabwe will hold elections in four to five months, a newspaper on Thursday quoted President Emmerson Mnangagwa as saying, the first time since independence the southern African state will conduct a vote that does not involve former ruler Robert Mugabe. Mnangagwa, who took over after Mugabe was forced to resign […]

Mnangagwa is ‘afraid of elections’, claims Grace Mugabe ally

Mnangagwa is ‘afraid of elections’, claims Grace Mugabe ally

Zimbabwe’s former president Robert Mugabe was ousted by a “military coup” that forced his resignation, former cabinet minister Jonathan Moyo said in an interview with the BBC broadcast on Thursday. Moyo, a former higher education minister under the last president and an ardent Mugabe loyalist, said Zimbabwe’s new President Emmerson Mnangagwa stole power and […]

‘We won’t allow whites to observe our polls,’ says Mugabe as he ‘wades into Kenya election’

‘We won’t allow whites to observe our polls,’ says Mugabe as he ‘wades into Kenya election’

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has reportedly accused non-governmental organisations (NGOs) of interfering in Kenya’s elections, saying that civil society had a habit of working with opposition to unseat incumbent presidents. According to New Zimbabwe.com, Mugabe took a swipe at Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga’s decision to boycott last week’s presidential election re-run, saying […]