Tag: War Veterans

Govt scoffs at war vets’ $500k demands

Govt scoffs at war vets’ $500k demands

WAR veterans minister Tshinga Dube has scoffed at new demands for gratuities by liberation war veterans, describing them as “unrealistic and insensible”. President Robert Mugabe has faced calls for his resignation from some war veterans as divisions in the ruling Zanu PF party deepen over his succession. Back in 1997, […]

War veterans corner Mugabe

War veterans corner Mugabe

The war between President Robert Mugabe and war veterans continues to escalate, with the former fighters demanding that the veteran leader severs ties with G40 if he ever to entertains any hope of working with them again. War veterans’ chairperson, Christopher Mutsvangwa told NewsDay in an interview after a meeting […]

War vets take Bob insult case to ConCourt

War vets take Bob insult case to ConCourt

War vets take Bob insult case to ConCourt: WAR VETERAN leaders who are accused of authoring a communique insulting President Robert Mugabe on Monday asked the Harare Magistrates court to refer their case to Constitutional Court and also relax their reporting conditions. Through their lawyers Beatrice Mtetwa, Harrison Nkomo and […]

Judge bars war vets ouster; mutes Mandi

Judge bars war vets ouster; mutes Mandi

Judge bars war vets ouster; mutes Mandi:The High Court has blocked a bid to oust the war veterans’ leadership by a group aligned to President Robert Mugabe and the so-called G40 Zanu PF faction. Mugabe, 92, who has been told to resign by the ex-fighters, ordered elections for a new leadership […]