Tag: Grace

Mnangagwa’s Dubai plan fails

Mnangagwa’s Dubai plan fails

Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa, who has been feeling the heat in the intensifying succession war to succeed President Robert Mugabe, suffered a huge setback after First Lady Grace Mugabe scuttled his plans for a private meeting in Dubai with the veteran leader to clear the air on his status and future […]

Zimbabwe lawmaker acquitted of insulting Grace Mugabe

Zimbabwe lawmaker acquitted of insulting Grace Mugabe

A ZIMBABWEAN court has acquitted a legislator of insulting President Robert Mugabe’s wife Grace, who is seen as a possible successor to the veteran leader, an independent daily reported Wednesday. Justice Wadyajena was accused of shouting “abusive or insulting language” at a fellow ZANU-PF party member who had a portrait of […]

Opinion: Grace, beware of your political sunset

Opinion: Grace, beware of your political sunset

ALL things being equal, Zimbabwe is not supposed to be in the league of the world’s poorest countries. Yet, with most of the citizenry living on less than a dollar per day, the country languishes at the universe’s hindmost impoverished zone. With no currency of her own and a predominantly […]

Grace tears into Mnangagwa allies in Manicaland

Grace tears into Mnangagwa allies in Manicaland

FIRST Lady Grace Mugabe has been sucked into a fierce political turf war that threatens to end Environment, Water and Climate minister Oppah Muchinguri’s career and her stranglehold of Zanu PF politics in Manicaland Province. Grace’s name featured prominently this week in passing of vote of no confidences by the […]