Tag: Mugabe

Zanu PF wars suck in war vets

Zanu PF wars suck in war vets

WAR veterans are standing by their embattled leader, Christopher Mutsvangwa, effectively setting themselves up on a warpath with the leadership of President Robert Mugabe’s warring post-congress Zanu PF. Mutsvangwa — the chairperson of the Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans’ Association (ZNLWVA), and a close ally of under-fire Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa […]

Mugabe tasting own medicine

Mugabe tasting own medicine

THE Morgan Tsvangirai-led MDC has said President Robert Mugabe should not cry foul over the securocrats’ involvement in his party’s politics, arguing that the nonagenarian leader was to blame for the situation. Addressing party supporters in Victoria Falls at the party’s annual conference, which ended on Saturday, the long-ruling nonagenarian cautioned […]

‘Mugabe now Zanu PF’s common enemy’

‘Mugabe now Zanu PF’s common enemy’

FORMER Zanu PF Mashonaland West chairman Temba Mliswa has said President Robert Mugabe has become his party’s common enemy, as warring factions jostle to succeed him. In an interview with the Daily News yesterday, Mliswa said that Mugabe was becoming unpopular within his party by blasting war veterans and turning a […]

Mnangagwa in a tight spot

Mnangagwa in a tight spot

PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe finds himself between a rock and a hard place after Zanu PF members opposed to Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa succeeding him agitated yesterday for a firm timetable on the appointment of a woman to the ruling party’s presidium. This means that Mugabe is now under severe pressure to […]