Tag: ZimPF

Mujuru rolls up sleeves

Mujuru rolls up sleeves

Former vice-president Joice Mujuru is preparing for a countrywide tour to drum up support for her newly-formed Zimbabwe People First (ZimPF) as opposition against President Robert Mugabe’s 36-year-long rule gets a new impetus. ZimPF registered its symbols with the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission last month, marking Mujuru’s entry into opposition politics […]

Can Joice Mujuru dethrone President Mugabe?

Can Joice Mujuru dethrone President Mugabe?

Legend has it that she shot down, Rambo-style, a Rhodesia helicopter laden with soldiers; an extraordinary feat that catapulted her into the country’s post-independence history books as the first black female guerrilla fighter to have achieved such a heroic exploit in a war of liberation largely dominated by men. She went […]

Mujuru piles on Mugabe agony

Mujuru piles on Mugabe agony

Former Vice President Joice Mujuru’s Zimbabwe People First (ZPF) yesterday piled the pressure on President Robert Mugabe in his escalating quarrel with disaffected war veterans loyal to embattled Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa. Speaking in an interview with the Daily News yesterday, in the wake of the former freedom fighters defiantly […]

Mujuru’s ZPF under siege from Zanu PF

Mujuru’s ZPF under siege from Zanu PF

Barely a month after former Vice President Joice Mujuru’s Zimbabwe People First (ZPF) was officially launched, the young political outfit is coming under increasing pressure from Zanu PF, as more ruling party officials and supporters stampede to join the new kid on the block. On Monday, a ZPF supporter was […]