Tag: Succession wars

Mnangagwa best candidate, Mliswa tells EU

Mnangagwa best candidate, Mliswa tells EU

Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa is the best candidate to succeed President Robert Mugabe, who can still be removed through a no-confidence vote by the ruling party’s central committee, former Zanu PF Mashonaland West provincial chairman Temba Mliswa has said. Mliswa told a group of European Commission representatives at a meeting in […]

Mugabe to tackle Mnangagwa allies

Mugabe to tackle Mnangagwa allies

President Robert Mugabe will visit Masvingo next weekend in an effort to quell worsening factionalism caused by the jostling for his throne between a camp linked to Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa and another led by First Lady Grace Mugabe, Zanu PF insiders have revealed. The 92-year-old Mugabe is expected to meet […]

Grace loyalists booted out

Grace loyalists booted out

First Lady Grace Mugabe’s loyalists in Mashonaland were booted out in Zanu PF provincial women’s league elections held over the weekend as Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s camp regained control of the province after most of its executives had been either suspended or fired along factional lines. Embattled provincial chairwoman Angeline Muchemenyi beat […]