Tag: 2018 Election

Vic Falls meet crucial for VP

Vic Falls meet crucial for VP

AMID claims that up to a third of Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s camp has already been wiped out through exclusions, suspensions and expulsions from the warring post-congress Zanu PF, insiders say the embattled VP should expect a frosty reception at the party’s annual conference in Victoria Falls next week. Well-placed sources […]

Mnangagwa on the ropes

Mnangagwa on the ropes

VICE President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s mooted ambitions to succeed President Robert Mugabe suffered another hammer blow at the weekend after Mashonaland East and Bulawayo became the latest Zanu PF provinces to call for a return of the women’s quota system in the warring ruling party. The two provinces join party structures in […]

British envoy urges 2018 C/Wealth return

British envoy urges 2018 C/Wealth return

BRITISH ambassador to Zimbabwe Catriona Laing has urged Harare to reconsider inviting back election observers from Commonwealth countries in efforts to ensure more transparency in the conduct of local elections. Laing was joined by EU ambassador Philippe Van Damme and Australian ambassador Suzanne McCourt during a panel discussion at Dr. […]

MDC-T Cross Over Rally which happened at an open space between Rainbow Towers Hotel and Portraz which is named by the MDC as the Freedom Square, 29 July 2013

Germany envoy fears violent 2018 polls

GERMANY ambassador to Zimbabwe Ulrich Klockner says the resurgence of political violence and the on-going infighting within Zanu PF derail hopes of a free and fair 2018 election. Political violence erupted last month in Harare South after scores of Zanu PF supporters invaded an MDC-T rally. Zanu PF supporters who […]