Tag: Opposition

Former Zimbabwean Finance Minster Simba Makoni addresses a press conference in Harare, Tuesday Feb. 5, 2008. Makoni announced that he is to run against President Robert Mugabe in presidential elections scheduled for March 29.(AP PHOTO/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi)

Makoni: Zanu PF dead and buried

OPPOSITION Mavambo/Kusile/Dawn (MKD) leader Simba Makoni has claimed Zanu PF does not exist anymore as a political party and has completely lost support of the grassroots. Makoni, for years a senior member of the ruling Zanu PF party who challenged President Robert Mugabe for the presidency in the March 2008 vote […]

Biti has criticised Mugabe's regular and costly foreign excursions

Biti Interview: No to Mugabe dynasty

FIRST Lady Grace Mugabe has become a threat to the existence of the Zimbabwean State and must be stopped, opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) leader, Tendai Biti, has said. Biti told NewsDay in an interview yesterday that Zimbabweans should “rise up and object” to the creation of a “Mugabe dynasty”. […]

Mujuru hits back at Mugabe

Mujuru hits back at Mugabe

AXED Vice-President Joice Mujuru yesterday implored Zanu PF to stop denigrating her by continuing to make false allegations that she plotted to kill President Robert Mugabe in the same manner the late Democratic Republic of Congo leader, Laurent Kabila, was assassinated in 2001. In a statement, quickly becoming her favoured means […]

MDC-T mulls setting up radio, TV stations

MDC-T mulls setting up radio, TV stations

THE main opposition MDC-T is mulling establishing its own radio and TV stations to counter Zanu PF hegemony in the public media, officials have claimed. Last week the party relaunched its monthly newsletter Real Change Times and moves were also underway to go into broadcasting. MDC-T secretary-general Douglas Mwonzora yesterday […]