Tag: Ncube

Anti-Mugabe election coalition takes shape in Zimbabwe

Anti-Mugabe election coalition takes shape in Zimbabwe

President Robert Mugabe’s grip on power has faced little recent threat from Zimbabwe’s splintered opposition, but efforts to forge a unified alliance in next year’s election could test his supremacy. Any opposition bloc would first have to overcome fierce rivalries within their various camps, and then hold together in an intense […]

MDC call Mugabe an unrepentant ‘murderous monster’

MDC call Mugabe an unrepentant ‘murderous monster’

President Robert Mugabe is an unrepentant “murderous monster” whose threat to introduce a second Gukurahundi should not be seen as a sign of senility but evidence of “evil that is truly in his heart”, the MDC has said. The Welshman Ncube-led MDC was responding to reports that Mugabe threatened war veterans […]

Ncube labels war vets’ demands reckless

Ncube labels war vets’ demands reckless

Welshman Ncube, who leads a break-away MDC party has described as “reckless”, demands by former freedom fighters, saying if President Robert Mugabe bows down to pressure, the comatose economy will collapse further. The nonagenarian last week met agitated war veterans in the capital where they presented a raft of challenges […]

Ncube’s political life under threat

Ncube’s political life under threat

OPPOSITION MDC leader Welshman Ncube faces an internal revolt after a group of disgruntled party members petitioned him demanding that he steps down over a litany of allegations including financial impropriety and dictatorship. More than 60 party members recently signed a petition demanding that Ncube steps down as MDC leader, […]