Tag: Succession wars

Mnangagwa begs Mugabe

Mnangagwa begs Mugabe

EMBATTLED Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa is apparently taking serious strain from the post-congress Zanu PF’s worsening and seemingly-unstoppable factional and succession wars. Well-placed sources claimed in briefings with the Daily News yesterday that the Midlands godfather was increasingly feeling marginalised from President Robert Mugabe’s inner circle. So perturbed is the VP, […]

Think Tank: Mugabe’s end nigh

Think Tank: Mugabe’s end nigh

WITH Zimbabwe teetering on the brink of total collapse due to a worsening political and economic environment, a leading global think tank says 2016 is likely to be one of the most difficult years for President Robert Mugabe and his ruling post-congress Zanu PF. In a research paper compiled by analyst […]

Muchinguri faces Zanu PF chop

Muchinguri faces Zanu PF chop

IN what could prove to be the tipping point in the post-congress Zanu PF’s seemingly unstoppable factional and succession wars, the Daily News has reliably learnt that political heavyweight Oppah Muchinguri-Kashiri is on the verge of being hit with the party’s infamous vote of no confidence. This comes as allies […]

Politburo to decide Mutsvangwa’s fate

Politburo to decide Mutsvangwa’s fate

THE Zanu PF politburo will at its next meeting decide the fate of War Veterans minister Christopher Mutsvangwa who was recently banished from the Zanu PF Mashonaland West Province, party national spokesperson Simon Khaya Moyo has said. Khaya Moyo told the Daily News on Sunday yesterday that while the Mashonaland West […]