Tag: Grace

Zimbabwe suffers drought, Grace Mugabe hands out raincoats

Zimbabwe suffers drought, Grace Mugabe hands out raincoats

Zimbabwe is in the grip of devastating drought, but that hasn’t stopped Grace Mugabe from donating hundreds of raincoats to villagers, it was reported from a rally in northern Zimbabwe. The controversial first lady handed out 1 095kg of raincoats to rally-goers in Chiweshe, said an update from the private […]

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 […]

Grace elevation to VP: Mugabe needs more political muscle

Grace elevation to VP: Mugabe needs more political muscle

THE Research and Advocacy Unit (Rau) has previously had occasion to draw attention to various deficiencies in the Zanu PF party constitution. Much of the focus to date has concerned inadequacies relating to provisions governing succession to the office of the party president and first secretary. However, the Zanu PF annual […]

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 […]