Tag: People First

Jabulani Sibanda divides ZimPF

Jabulani Sibanda divides ZimPF

The inclusion of former war veterans’ leader Jabulani Sibanda in the opposition Zimbabwe People First (ZimPF) party’s top leadership has reportedly stirred controversy, with some Bulawayo party members saying they were uncomfortable with his alleged past human rights abuses. According to the latest report produced by the Zimbabwe Peace Project […]

I do not fear you, Mujuru tells Mugabe

I do not fear you, Mujuru tells Mugabe

Former Vice President Joice Mujuru has laughed off what she says are “desperate attempts” by President Robert Mugabe’s deeply-divided Zanu PF to silence her and other opposition parties through the continued use of thuggish tactics. As the clock ticks inexorably towards what promises to be watershed national elections in 2018, […]

Ex-minister Mutezo ditches Zanu PF for Mujuru

Ex-minister Mutezo ditches Zanu PF for Mujuru

As internal strife continues to rip apart Zanu PF, former deputy minister of Energy Munacho Mutezo (pictured) has now officially left the burning governing party to join the fledgling Zimbabwe People First (ZPF) led by former Vice President Joice Mujuru. Since 2014 — when Zanu PF charged Mujuru with treason, […]

Can Joice Mujuru dethrone President Mugabe?

Can Joice Mujuru dethrone President Mugabe?

Legend has it that she shot down, Rambo-style, a Rhodesia helicopter laden with soldiers; an extraordinary feat that catapulted her into the country’s post-independence history books as the first black female guerrilla fighter to have achieved such a heroic exploit in a war of liberation largely dominated by men. She went […]