Tag: Succession

Will Ngwena outfox his opponents again?

Will Ngwena outfox his opponents again?

IN the political realm, he is nicknamed “Ngwena” (a crocodile) for his astute political tact and unruffled “shrewdness and political mastery” that many have credited with Zanu PF success story, but Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa has surprisingly developed a rather ill-reputation of ditching allies, who front his bid to succeed President […]

Mnangagwa can succeed Mugabe

Mnangagwa can succeed Mugabe

Zanu PF’s factional fights neared boiling point at the weekend when war veterans sympathetic to Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa threw down the gauntlet and declared that there was nothing wrong in the Midlands godfather succeeding President Robert Mugabe. The war veterans also challenged the G40, whom they described as “traitors and […]

I have a succession plan  Tsvangirai

I have a succession plan Tsvangirai

Amid claims by some that main opposition (MDC) leader Morgan Tsvangirai is now a spent force, the Daily News’ reporters Fungi Kwaramba and Tendai Kamhungira (DN) took time to speak to Tsvangirai (MT), in a wide-ranging interview that touches on the party’s succession plan, opposition party coalitions and his stance […]

‘Green Bombers’ rally behind Grace

‘Green Bombers’ rally behind Grace

ZANU PF youths in Masvingo have openly declared allegiance to First Lady Grace Mugabe, saying anyone who opposes her was against President Robert Mugabe. This sets them for a bruising showdown with war veterans who blasted Grace, saying her conduct of publicly attacking party leaders was “unmotherly”, urging her to […]