Tag: Factions

Muchinguri faces Zanu PF chop

Muchinguri faces Zanu PF chop

IN what could prove to be the tipping point in the post-congress Zanu PF’s seemingly unstoppable factional and succession wars, the Daily News has reliably learnt that political heavyweight Oppah Muchinguri-Kashiri is on the verge of being hit with the party’s infamous vote of no confidence. This comes as allies […]

MDC-T infighting gets nasty

MDC-T infighting gets nasty

MDC-T Chitungwiza provincial youth organising secretary Kudakwashe John quit his post in frustration on Saturday, as intraparty clashes continue to haunt the opposition party since its elective congress last year. The party’s national youth chairperson Happy Chidziva confirmed the matter yesterday, but said he was going to meet the provincial […]

Grace denies presidential ambitions

Grace denies presidential ambitions

ZIMBABWEAN President Robert Mugabe’s wife Thursday denied harbouring ambitions to succeed her husband, pledging instead to support the 91-year-old’s next presidential bid. “I am standing here as the wife of the president as well as the person you chose to lead the women’s league. It ends there,” she told ruling party […]

Factionalism tearing Zanu PF apart: Grace

Factionalism tearing Zanu PF apart: Grace

FIRST Lady Grace Mugabe yesterday further confirmed there are factions in Zanu PF which she said are tearing the ruling party apart. This came despite strenuous and occasionally menacing denials by senior government and party officials who claim internal battles over President Robert Mugabe succession were triggered by personality clashes […]