Tag: Zanu PF

Zimbabwe’s opposition unites to take on Robert Mugabe

Zimbabwe’s opposition unites to take on Robert Mugabe

Zimbabwe’s main opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai re-united with his former allies on Saturday to forge a coalition aimed at ending President Robert Mugabe’s near four-decade hold on power in elections next year. Mugabe, in power since independence from British colonial rule in 1980, has been endorsed as his party’s candidate […]

Mugabe not a land reform hero, say War Vets

Mugabe not a land reform hero, say War Vets

War Veterans who spearheaded the controversial land reform programme from 2000 say it is disheartening to hear Zanu PF supporters and its leaders giving President Robert Mugabe credit for the agrarian reform. Mugabe, according to the former freedom fighters, never said anything about the land after independence until they took […]

Afribusiness condemns Mugabe’s new land grabs threat in Zimbabwe

Afribusiness condemns Mugabe’s new land grabs threat in Zimbabwe

AfriBusiness has condemned Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe’s threats to embark on fresh land grabs targeting the remaining 73 white commercial farmers in Mashonaland East, with him saying they must give the land to youth. Mugabe over the weekend said that the remaining white commercial farmers in the country should be […]

Zimbabwe has relied on 'bond notes' since economic mismanagement rendered its own currency worthless

RBZ laundering probe raises politicians’ ire

The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) claims it has earned the ire of several politicians it has investigated for possible money laundering, with some of them calling to express their anger. RBZ financial intelligence unit (FIU) director, Mirirai Chiremba said the way money laundering had grown in the country had […]