Tag: Succession wars

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 […]

Mugabe does not want Mnangagwa as successor

Mugabe does not want Mnangagwa as successor

President Robert Mugabe is a man who says a lot on just about everything: land, indigenisation, whites and MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai. Though he has been outspoken on almost every issue, there is one subject that he seems to have showed permanent lack of interest in discussing — the subject […]