Tag: Succession

Factionalism Worsening in Zanu-PF Ahead of December Conference

Factionalism Worsening in Zanu-PF Ahead of December Conference

THE factional wars in the ruling Zanu PF party are worsening with the Women’s League setting up a five-member committee to probe Mutare senator and former diplomat Monica Mutsvangwa for allegedly backing those “disrespecting” first lady Grace Mugabe. Zanu PF Women’s League national deputy secretary, Eunice Sandi Moyo, says Mutsvangwa allegedly […]

Grace Mugabe heads to Mbare

Grace Mugabe heads to Mbare

FIRST Lady Grace Mugabe has reportedly forced the postponement of a Zanu PF politburo meeting to allow “smooth preparations for her countrywide rallies” that are resuming today. The politburo, according to party officials was supposed to be held yesterday but has now been slated for next week depending on the availability […]

Mugabe health under spotlight

Mugabe health under spotlight

MDC-T MP Godfrey Sithole (Chitungwiza North) yesterday asked Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa to explain to the National Assembly if President Robert Mugabe was still fit to rule, given that he had stumbled a few times. Sithole said his question emanated from disturbing media reports and pictures of Mugabe slipping and falling […]

Makoni Interview: It’s The Politics Stupid

Makoni Interview: It’s The Politics Stupid

THE leader of Zimbabwe’s opposition party Mavambo Kusile Dawn, Simba Makoni, says he is shocked by the level of infighting in Zanu-PF as the battle to succeed President Robert Mugabe intensifes. In an exclusive interview with VOA, Makoni a former finance minister and member of Mr. Mugabe’s ruling Zanu-PF party, said when […]