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Mnangagwa is ‘afraid of elections’, claims Grace Mugabe ally

Mnangagwa is ‘afraid of elections’, claims Grace Mugabe ally

Zimbabwe’s former president Robert Mugabe was ousted by a “military coup” that forced his resignation, former cabinet minister Jonathan Moyo said in an interview with the BBC broadcast on Thursday. Moyo, a former higher education minister under the last president and an ardent Mugabe loyalist, said Zimbabwe’s new President Emmerson Mnangagwa stole power and […]

Mnangagwa to visit China

Mnangagwa to visit China

Chinese President Xi Jinping has invited President Emmerson Mnangagwa to visit China to discuss future developmental projects of the two countries, and there are indications that he will oblige to make it his first visit outside Africa. This was revealed by Chinese Ambassador to Zimbabwe Mr Huang Ping after paying […]

Mnangagwa rules out sharing power as he meets Tsvangirai

Mnangagwa rules out sharing power as he meets Tsvangirai

Zimbabwe’s new president on Friday visited the country’s main opposition leader who is battling cancer, but immediately ruled out sharing power. President Emmerson Mnangagwa, accompanied by a former military leader who recently was appointed vice president, met with former prime minister Morgan Tsvangirai at his home. It was a symbolic gesture by Mnangagwa, […]

Mnangagwa fires Chihuri as Chiwenga closer to VP post

Mnangagwa fires Chihuri as Chiwenga closer to VP post

President Emmerson Mnangagwa yesterday retired Zimbabwe Defence Forces Commander General Constantino Chiwenga “pending redeployment”, amid speculative reports the army boss was now destined for the Vice-Presidency after leading the military’s Operation Restore Legacy, which culminated in former President Robert Mugabe’s ouster last month. Mnangagwa also sent Police Commissioner-General Augustine Chihuri […]