Tag: 2018 Election

Tsvangirai, Mujuru ratchet up pressure on Mugabe

Tsvangirai, Mujuru ratchet up pressure on Mugabe

POLITICAL tension is rising in Zimbabwe, with some parts of the country being rocked by intermittent violence, riots and strikes — amid revelations yesterday that leading opposition players are ratcheting up their plans to either impeach President Robert Mugabe or force an early general election. Harare and its dormitory town of […]

Mujuru rattles jittery Zanu PF

Mujuru rattles jittery Zanu PF

A panicky post-congress Zanu PF is making frantic preparations for yet more Parliamentary by-elections after it emerged earlier this week that dozens of the party’s legislators are holding meetings with former Vice President Joice Mujuru with the intention of joining her People First movement. Well-placed sources told the Daily News […]

G40 campaigns for Madzongwe

G40 campaigns for Madzongwe

POST-CONGRESS Zanu PF bigwigs opposed to embattled Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa succeeding President Robert Mugabe have vowed that a woman will return to the ruling party’s powerful presidium this year, most likely at his expense. Speaking to the Daily News at the weekend, party officials linked to the former liberation […]

Mujuru: There’s still hope for Zim

Mujuru: There’s still hope for Zim

FORMER Vice President Joice Mujuru has described President Robert Mugabe’s administration as immoral and presiding over a lethargic and dying economy, throwing the majority of Zimbabweans into abject poverty. In her New Year’s message to Zimbabweans yesterday the popular widow of the late liberation struggle icon, Solomon Mujuru, slammed Mugabe and […]