Tag: Mugabe

Robert Mugabe Threatens To Punch Journalist During Interview

Robert Mugabe Threatens To Punch Journalist During Interview

Bizarre footage has shown Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe threatening to punch a reporter during an interview. When the 92-year-old was asked about retirement plans and who would succeed him, he responded: “Why ‘successor’ when I am still there? Why do you want a successor? “Do you want me to punch […]

Opinion: Mugabe must explain diamond revenue looting

Opinion: Mugabe must explain diamond revenue looting

PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe’s claims last week that $15 billion was looted from diamond revenue by mining companies made for interesting reading. Initially there was a muted response to the claims, but now a lot of dust has been raised and ordinary Zimbabweans are now crying for accountability. $15 billion is […]

Axed youths tear into Mugabe

Axed youths tear into Mugabe

AXED Zanu PF youth leaders yesterday poured their hearts out, exposing President Robert Mugabe’s divide-and-rule tactics, which they say he has used to maintain his stranglehold on the ruling party, while accusing the veteran leader of personalising the former liberation movement. In a 12-page document addressed to Mugabe, the youths […]

Joice Mujuru slammed for comments on Mugabe

Joice Mujuru slammed for comments on Mugabe

Zimbabwean political analysts have slammed newly formed opposition leader Joice Mujuru for calling President Robert Mugabe, 92, a “living spirit”, a report said on Monday. According the state-owned Herald newspaper, a number of analysts criticised Mujuru, saying that attacking Mugabe was equal to denigrating the electorate. Mujuru last week called Mugabe […]