Tag: Factionalism

Opinion: Zanu PF feuds: Where is the opposition?

Opinion: Zanu PF feuds: Where is the opposition?

THE Zimbabwean political opposition strangely assumes that the best way to defeat Zanu PF is to wait until it drops dead and then start flogging it.  This assumption is evident in the opposition’s spoken words and the clearly absent will or capacity to come up with effective strategies to mine […]

Mnangagwa demands Mahoka apology

Mnangagwa demands Mahoka apology

VICE-PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa has reportedly demanded an apology from Zanu PF Women’s League secretary for finance Sarah Mahoka after she savaged him in front of hundreds of party supporters shortly before Wednesday’s politburo meeting. The Hurungwe East MP publicly dressed down Mnangagwa and challenged him to “speak against your people […]

Grace resumes rallies amid tension

Grace resumes rallies amid tension

FIRST Lady Grace Mugabe today resumes her rallies to mobilise support for the heavily-divided Zanu PF, serving up the latest chapter in the party’s intriguing factional battles, with speculation she will push for the return of the women’s quota, which should see a woman being appointed Vice-President. Thousands of Zanu […]