Tag: Mnangagwa

Mnangagwa arrives in Zimbabwe, due to be sworn in Friday

Mnangagwa arrives in Zimbabwe, due to be sworn in Friday

Emmerson Mnangagwa, the man set to replace ousted leader Robert Mugabe has reportedly arrived back in Zimbabwe ahead of his swearing in. The former vice president flew into Harare at around 4pm and was driven to the State House where he was due to be briefed on developments, according to an official […]

Zimbabwe’s Mnangagwa to return as Mugabe’s likely successor

Zimbabwe’s Mnangagwa to return as Mugabe’s likely successor

Zimbabwe’s former vice-president, whose sacking led to the shock resignation of long-time leader Robert Mugabe, will be sworn in as the new president on Friday, the state broadcaster says. Emmerson Mnangagwa, who fled to South Africa two weeks ago, would also fly home on Wednesday, it added. His dismissal led […]

Mnangagwa speaks about his conversation with Mugabe, issues Press Release

Mnangagwa speaks about his conversation with Mugabe, issues Press Release

PRESS STATEMENT BY CDE. EMMERSON DAMBUDZO MNANGAGWA My attention has been drawn to the Press Statement issued by the Commander of the Zimbabwe Defence Forces, General Constantino Guveya Chiwenga. I can confirm that President Robert Gabriel Mugabe made contact with me and invited me to return home for a discussion on the current political events […]

Emmerson Mnangagwa urges Mugabe to quit now

Emmerson Mnangagwa urges Mugabe to quit now

Zimbabwe’s former vice-president, whose sacking led to last week’s army takeover, has urged President Robert Mugabe to resign immediately. Emmerson Mnangagwa said he fled abroad two weeks ago when he learned of a plot to kill him, and he would not return until he was sure of his security. The […]