Tag: Mphoko

Mphoko sues Daily News

Mphoko sues Daily News

Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko has made an application for a $50 million default order against the Associated Newspapers of Zimbabwe (ANZ), publisher of the Daily News, in a defamation suit the newspaper failed to defend on Tuesday. VP Mphoko sued the Daily News for $50 million over a report claiming […]

Mphoko takes 29 on Dubai junket

Mphoko takes 29 on Dubai junket

VICE-PRESIDENT Phelekezela Mphoko took with him an entourage of 29 people — including relatives, on taxpayers’ funds — on a two-week visit to the Far East to meet with President Robert Mugabe, who is expected back today from his annual vacation, at a time government is struggling to meet salary […]

Clause escalates Zanu PF’s fights

Clause escalates Zanu PF’s fights

THE succession clause contained in Zimbabwe’s new Constitution which says the last acting president will temporarily lead the country in the event of an incumbent leader dying or being incapacitated in office is apparently kindling the post-congress Zanu PF’s brutal wars. Zanu PF insiders and analysts who spoke to the Daily […]

Mugabe swaps Mphoko For Mnangagwa As Acting President

Mugabe swaps Mphoko For Mnangagwa As Acting President

PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe has appointed co-Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa as acting president, nearly half way into his month long vacation. This was confirmed in a statement released to the media on Monday by the principal director in the Ministry of Information, Media and Broadcasting Services, Regis Chikowore. “Please kindly note […]