Tag: 2018 Election

Grace denies presidential ambitions

Grace denies presidential ambitions

ZIMBABWEAN President Robert Mugabe’s wife Thursday denied harbouring ambitions to succeed her husband, pledging instead to support the 91-year-old’s next presidential bid. “I am standing here as the wife of the president as well as the person you chose to lead the women’s league. It ends there,” she told ruling party […]

Only a gun can stop me: Grace

Only a gun can stop me: Grace

FIRST Lady Grace Mugabe yesterday warned hawks in the faction-ridden Zanu PF party she would only be silenced by a gun and would stop at nothing in admonishing divisive behaviour by party members though she did not harbour any presidential ambitions. Grace said although she had no liberation war credentials, […]

Factionalism Worsening in Zanu-PF Ahead of December Conference

Factionalism Worsening in Zanu-PF Ahead of December Conference

THE factional wars in the ruling Zanu PF party are worsening with the Women’s League setting up a five-member committee to probe Mutare senator and former diplomat Monica Mutsvangwa for allegedly backing those “disrespecting” first lady Grace Mugabe. Zanu PF Women’s League national deputy secretary, Eunice Sandi Moyo, says Mutsvangwa allegedly […]

Mongoma Interview: Let’s push for early elections

Mongoma Interview: Let’s push for early elections

RENEWAL Democrats of Zimbabwe (RDZ) leader Elton Mangoma has called on Zimbabweans to pile pressure on President Robert Mugabe’s Zanu PF government to push for early elections, saying that was the only solution to the country’s present woes. Mangoma told The Standard last week that the Zanu PF government was […]