Tag: Infighting

Conflict or Collapse? Zimbabwe in 2016

Conflict or Collapse? Zimbabwe in 2016

Read this report on the history of political violence and corruption in Zimbabwe. Violence has been woven through the intricate fabric of Zimbabwe‘s political history in various forms which include murder, beatings, rape, death threats, abductions, arbitrary arrests, torture, forced displacement, property damage, harassment, intimidation and terrorisation. It has been used as […]

Zanu PF on fire in Masvingo

Zanu PF on fire in Masvingo

The ruling Zanu PF party has virtually imploded in Masvingo province, with mudslinging reaching fever pitch at the weekend following a reported no-confidence vote in acting chairman Amasi Nenjana and his executive. With Zanu PF virtually split between two factions, one reportedly led by Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa and another loyal […]

Grace loyalists booted out

Grace loyalists booted out

First Lady Grace Mugabe’s loyalists in Mashonaland were booted out in Zanu PF provincial women’s league elections held over the weekend as Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s camp regained control of the province after most of its executives had been either suspended or fired along factional lines. Embattled provincial chairwoman Angeline Muchemenyi beat […]

Warring Zanu PF factions ignore Mugabe

Warring Zanu PF factions ignore Mugabe

Warring Zanu-PF factions are sharpening their swords once again after weeks of low-key ructions as they ignore President Robert Mugabe’s passionate appeals for them to unite and re-direct their energies towards securing another victory at the 2018 polls that are promising to have all the ingredients of a nail-biting battle. […]