Tag: Mugabe

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 […]

Mugabe: ‘Be wary of unbridled ambitions’

Mugabe: ‘Be wary of unbridled ambitions’

THE following is a transcript of Zanu-PF President and First Secretary His Excellency Cde Robert Gabriel Mugabe’s speech to the Central Committee at the ongoing 15th National People’s Conference yesterday. Cde Vice President and Second Secretary Emmerson Mnangagwa, Cde Vice President and Second Secretary Phelekezela Mphoko, The Secretary for Administration Cde […]

Mugabe: Zanu PF full of liars

Mugabe: Zanu PF full of liars

PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe yesterday warned that persistent and acrimonious factional fights, characterised by “shameful” lies, were threatening to tear Zanu PF apart. Mugabe gave the warning while addressing central committee members at the ruling party’s headquarters ahead of the Zanu PF conference, which begins in earnest today in the resort […]

‘There is a plot to oust Mugabe’

‘There is a plot to oust Mugabe’

GLOVES are now truly off in the warring post-congress Zanu PF as the party meets for its potentially-explosive annual conference this week, with Local Government minister Saviour Kasukuwere openly accusing some of his comrades yesterday of plotting to oust President Robert Mugabe from power. At the same time, another Cabinet minister […]