Tag: Campaign

‘Support Mugabe or Die:’ Zimbabwe President’s Party ‘Using Death Threats’ to Make Supporters Attend Rallies

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe’s party is reportedly using strong-arm tactics—including death threats—to force reluctant citizens to attend rallies for the 93-year-old leader ahead of elections in 2018. A spokesman for the main opposition party in the Southern African country—which Mugabe, the world’s oldest non-royal head of state, has ruled since […]

Robert Mugabe begins speaking tour across Zimbabwe aged 93

Robert Mugabe begins speaking tour across Zimbabwe aged 93

Robert Mugabe has launched a 10-venue speaking tour across Zimbabwe aimed at drumming up support ahead of elections next year when he plans to seek office again. The 93-year-old president, who appeared in better health than at, spoke for an hour-and-a-half on Friday at a rally outside Harare attended by several […]

Mugabe hits 2018 campaign trail

President Robert Mugabe will soon embark on countrywide campaign rallies to drum up support for his faction-ridden party ahead of next year’s general elections, with youths leading in the organisation of the rallies. Top Zanu PF sources yesterday said the party’s youth commissar, Innocent Hamandishe, had already visited several provinces […]