Tag: Factionalism

Mnangagwa on the ropes

Mnangagwa on the ropes

After a week in which the political pendulum briefly appeared to swing in favour of the Zanu PF faction rallying behind embattled Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa, things are once again looking ominous for Team Lacoste, as the ruling party’s politburo meets in Harare today. In fact so confident of Team […]

Zanu PF split imminent

Zanu PF split imminent

Herald columnist, Nathaniel Manheru, strongly believed to be President Robert Mugabe’s aide, George Charamba, has warned of a looming Zanu PF split, if the shadowy Generation 40 (G40) faction is left unchecked. “The idea is to have successive breakaways that would leave Zanu PF anaemic and softened for defeat. Expect more […]

Grace central in Zanu PF factional wars

Grace central in Zanu PF factional wars

ZANU PF’s warring factions that are threatening to tear apart the former revolutionary party have revealed that First Lady Grace Mugabe is responsible for the ongoing bitter succession debacle amid reports she has been playing a double game by meeting and encouraging members from the two main factions battling for […]

MDC-T factions urged to bury hatchet

MDC-T factions urged to bury hatchet

OPPOSITION MDC-T Bulawayo provincial chairperson, Gift Banda, has pleaded with the party’s warring factions to bury their differences and unite in order to reclaim all the parliamentary seats lost to Zanu PF in recent by-elections held in the city. Banda told Southern Eye in an interview last week that the […]