Tag: Succession wars

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 […]

War vets endorse Mnangagwa

War vets endorse Mnangagwa

President Robert Mugabe and war veterans could be headed for a fresh wave of public spats over the emotive succession issue, after the former freedom fighters endorsed Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa as his heir apparent. In resolutions made available to NewsDay yesterday, following a whirlwind tour of provinces on feedback meetings in […]

MDC-T, Zanu PF gang up to oust Mugabe

MDC-T, Zanu PF gang up to oust Mugabe

An opposition lawmaker is fronting an audacious attempt to force President Robert Mugabe out of office through an impeachment motion that reportedly has gained support from ruling Zanu PF MPs, NewsDay can reveal. Mabvuku-Tafara legislator, James Maridadi (MDC-T) is working on the process to impeach Mugabe with a motion set […]

Grace, Mnangagwa harbour ambitions to succeed Mugabe

Grace, Mnangagwa harbour ambitions to succeed Mugabe

Zanu PF activist and Harare provincial secretary for tourism, Acie Lumumba, has claimed First Lady Grace Mugabe and Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa, among other top ruling party leaders, harbour ambitions to succeed President Robert Mugabe. Lumumba, in a new video recording released yesterday, said both Grace and Mnangagwa had presidential aspirations, […]