Tag: Mnangagwa

Mugabe shuts door on Mnangagwa

Mugabe shuts door on Mnangagwa

President Robert Mugabe has effectively ruled out his two deputies, Emmerson Mnangagwa and Phelekezela Mphoko, from the succession race, declaring in excerpts of a yet-to-be-aired interview to mark his 93rd birthday, that he would rather cling onto power for now until an “acceptable successor” has been identified. “The majority of […]

Mnangagwa acting president and Mugabe remains abroad

Mnangagwa acting president and Mugabe remains abroad

President Robert Mugabe had yet to return home Thursday after hastily leaving Harare earlier this week on an unannounced trip abroad. The 92-year-old leader barely stopped in Harare late Tuesday night after returning to the country in the evening of the same day from Swaziland where he was attending a meeting […]