Tag: War Veterans

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 […]

Mtetwa hits the roof as war vets’ rights trampled on

Mtetwa hits the roof as war vets’ rights trampled on

Prominent human rights lawyer Beatrice Mtetwa yesterday complained at the Harare Magistrates’ Court about the manner three war veteran leaders charged with undermining President Robert Mugabe’s authority were handled by the police following their arrest. Mtetwa is representing Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans’ Association secretary-general Victor Matemadanda, vice-­chairman Headman Moyo […]

Mujuru wows war veterans

Mujuru wows war veterans

Mujuru wows war veterans: Opposition Zimbabwe People First (ZimPF) leader Joice Mujuru was the star attraction at Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans’ Association (ZNLWVA) spokesperson Douglas Mahiya’s bail hearing in Harare yesterday. Mahiya was arrested last week on charges of insulting President Robert Mugabe following the release of a stinging […]

Release war veterans now, Mugabe told

Release war veterans now, Mugabe told

Release war veterans now, Mugabe told: THE Welshman Ncube-led Movement for Democratic Change party has condemned the arrest of the war veterans’ leadership and demanded their immediate release. Mugabe vowed severe punishment against the ex-fighters Wednesday as he reacted angrily to a damning communique savaging his leadership and telling him […]