Tag: Election

Mugabe’s bloody poll plot ‘exposed’

Mugabe’s bloody poll plot ‘exposed’

PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe is reportedly plotting a bloody 2018 election campaign, with Zanu PF youth militia acting as his storm troopers ahead of the polls, NewsDay has learnt. Political analysts and opposition leaders yesterday said Mugabe’s recent order blocking the planned retrenchment of more 2 000 National Youth Service graduates, […]

Mphoko: Mugabe must clean his mess

Mphoko: Mugabe must clean his mess

President Robert Mugabe must sort out the mess he has created in the country before handing over power to a successor, Vice-President Phelekezela Mphoko said in a subtle message to Zanu PF supporters in Bulawayo at the weekend. Mphoko told a Zanu PF inter-district meeting that Mugabe should be mature […]

Old Mutual director quits to run for president in Zimbabwe

Old Mutual non-executive director Dr Nkosana Moyo has left the company to concentrate on running for president in Zimbabwe’s presidential elections next year. Moyo was previously the country’s trade and industry minister and will be the presidential candidate for the Alliance for the People’s Agenda (APA), standing against the incumbent, Robert […]

Zimbabwe pastor and anti-government activist freed on bail

HARARE, Zimbabwe — A Zimbabwean pastor and anti-government activist who was arrested for addressing protesting university students has been freed on bail. Evan Mawarire was released Wednesday. He had been in police custody since Monday. He is charged with disorderly conduct in a public place and is free on $200 […]