Tag: Mugabe

Mphoko: Mugabe must clean his mess

Mphoko: Mugabe must clean his mess

President Robert Mugabe must sort out the mess he has created in the country before handing over power to a successor, Vice-President Phelekezela Mphoko said in a subtle message to Zanu PF supporters in Bulawayo at the weekend. Mphoko told a Zanu PF inter-district meeting that Mugabe should be mature […]

Minister dares Mugabe on fired ‘Green Bombers’

Minister dares Mugabe on fired ‘Green Bombers’

President Robert Mugabe will have to explain his order to have “Green Bombers” fired by government re-instated, Public Service minister Priscah Mupfumira has said. Mupfumira told NewsDay last week that she had not given authority to the Public Service Commission to “retire” more workers, as reports emerged of letters flying around […]

Grace, Mnangagwa rift widens

Grace, Mnangagwa rift widens

First lady Grace Mugabe’s onslaught against Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa is part of a strategy to undo gains made by the veteran politician in Zanu PF’s fluid battle to succeed President Robert Mugabe, a Cabinet minister has admitted. Grace shocked Zimbabweans at a Chinhoyi rally on July 31 when she ripped […]

Zimbabwe’s opposition unites to take on Robert Mugabe

Zimbabwe’s opposition unites to take on Robert Mugabe

Zimbabwe’s main opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai re-united with his former allies on Saturday to forge a coalition aimed at ending President Robert Mugabe’s near four-decade hold on power in elections next year. Mugabe, in power since independence from British colonial rule in 1980, has been endorsed as his party’s candidate […]