Tag: Zanu-PF

Grace Mugabe ‘plotting’ VP Mnangagwa ‘final push’

Grace Mugabe ‘plotting’ VP Mnangagwa ‘final push’

Zimbabwean First Lady Grace Mugabe is reportedly plotting a “final push” to oust Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa at the forthcoming Zanu-PF youth interface rally in Harare. According to NewsDay, Grace had set in motion an elaborate plan to force the vice president out of  the ruling Zanu-PF and government, as the battle to succeed […]

Mugabe to Temper Wife’s Ambitions Amid Zimbabwe Army Anger

Mugabe to Temper Wife’s Ambitions Amid Zimbabwe Army Anger

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has moved to rein in his wife’s ambition to succeed him after the nation’s intelligence chief warned that her campaign may stoke political violence and faces opposition from within the military, three members of the ruling party’s politburo said. Mugabe asked his wife Grace, 51, to tone down […]

Opinion: Stuck on pause in Zimbabwe

Opinion: Stuck on pause in Zimbabwe

A Zimbabwe press card is a precious thing. Much of the local media is under state control, and President Robert Mugabe has a long record of disliking foreign correspondents. So when I had a chance to get temporary accreditation to cover an arts festival, I jumped at it. After three […]