Tag: Mnangagwa

More VP allies expelled in Mash West

More VP allies expelled in Mash West

VICE President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s journey to succeed President Robert Mugabe continues to get bumpier following last weekend’s sacking of more of his allies in Mashonaland West. The latest move by his ever-scheming Zanu PF rivals comes hardly a week after Mnangagwa’s ambitions were dealt a huge blow when a stormy politburo […]

Vic Falls meet crucial for VP

Vic Falls meet crucial for VP

AMID claims that up to a third of Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s camp has already been wiped out through exclusions, suspensions and expulsions from the warring post-congress Zanu PF, insiders say the embattled VP should expect a frosty reception at the party’s annual conference in Victoria Falls next week. Well-placed sources […]

Mnangagwa on the ropes

Mnangagwa on the ropes

VICE President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s mooted ambitions to succeed President Robert Mugabe suffered another hammer blow at the weekend after Mashonaland East and Bulawayo became the latest Zanu PF provinces to call for a return of the women’s quota system in the warring ruling party. The two provinces join party structures in […]

Mnangagwa gives Tomana unbridled power

Mnangagwa gives Tomana unbridled power

VICE President Emmerson Mnangagwa (pictured) has asked Parliament to approve a controversial change to the Criminal Procedure and Evidence Act, giving the Prosecutor-General (PG) Johannes Tomana wide discretionary powers to withhold private prosecution certificates in a vast range of circumstances. The law previously allowed private parties to personally lodge  criminal  charges […]