Tag: Mugabe

Mugabe not a land reform hero, say War Vets

Mugabe not a land reform hero, say War Vets

War Veterans who spearheaded the controversial land reform programme from 2000 say it is disheartening to hear Zanu PF supporters and its leaders giving President Robert Mugabe credit for the agrarian reform. Mugabe, according to the former freedom fighters, never said anything about the land after independence until they took […]

Mbeki, Mugabe meet in Harare for ‘private talks’

Mbeki, Mugabe meet in Harare for ‘private talks’

Former president Thabo Mbeki reportedly held “private talks” with Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, 93, after he flew to Harare on Monday. According to NewsDay, South Africa’s ambassador to Zimbabwe, Mphakama Mbete, said Mbeki’s visit was at Mugabe’s invitation. “They were discussing experiences in South Africa and Zimbabwe, as well as the issue of […]