Tag: Lacoste

Grace, Mnangagwa rift widens

Grace, Mnangagwa rift widens

First lady Grace Mugabe’s onslaught against Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa is part of a strategy to undo gains made by the veteran politician in Zanu PF’s fluid battle to succeed President Robert Mugabe, a Cabinet minister has admitted. Grace shocked Zimbabweans at a Chinhoyi rally on July 31 when she ripped […]

G40, Lacoste hold parallel Zanu PF meetings

G40, Lacoste hold parallel Zanu PF meetings

The Zanu PF G40 faction yesterday went ahead with a provincial co-ordinating committee (PCC) meeting in Midlands, where it passed votes of no-confidence against several allies of Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa, popularly known as Team Lacoste. The G40 team, led by Tapiwa Matangaidze, who was recently appointed as acting provincial chairperson by […]

The demise of the famous seven

The demise of the famous seven

FOR months, Godfrey Tsenengamu, Godwin Gomwe, Vengai Musengi, Kumbulani Mpofu, Edmore Samambwa, Tamuka Nyoni and Washington Nkomo traversed the length and breadth of the Zimbabwe, de-campaigning ZANU-PF cadres that would have fallen out of favour with the powers-that-be. Known as “the famous seven” or simply the “group of seven”, these […]

Lacoste disowns expelled youths

Lacoste disowns expelled youths

Acting President Emmerson Mnangagwa has reportedly distanced himself from three youths fired from the party recently, saying the trio have gone rogue and no longer represent his interests, close allies of the embattled Zanu PF leader revealed. Mnangagwa’s allies said the three expelled Zanu PF youths — Godfrey Tsenengamu (Mashonaland Central), […]