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September 13, 2017 2:06 AM President appoints Zanu-PF elections directorate

The party’s elections directorate chaired by the Secretary for Administration, Cde Ignatius Chombo comprises, First Lady Dr Grace Mugabe, National Political Commissar, Cde Saviour Kasukuwere, Secretary for Legal Affairs, Cde Patrick Chinamasa and Secretary for the Youth League, Cde Kudzanayi Chipanga. The directorate which was appointed last week has also five working 7

September 12, 2017 6:17 AM Kenya: The curious case of African opposition parties

Kenya’s Chief Justice David Maraga could not have said it any better: “The greatness of a nation lies in its fidelity to its Constitution and strict adherence to the rule of law.” Inverted, that statement translates to: “The failure of a nation to progress is to be found in its exaltation and veneration of man as to grant them a deity status and strict

September 11, 2017 5:27 AM Why do Zimbabweans put up with Mugabe?

One of the guests put the question which exercises many people: “Why on earth do Zimbabweans keep putting up with Mugabe? Why don’t they do something about him?” They simply could not understand why, after so many years of brutality, he is still there. Some of the guests even wondered: “Is the situation in Zimbabwe really as bad as people make out?” Because 1

September 10, 2017 10:24 PM LAST DAYS: Mugabe Throws Mnangagwa Under the Bus

Former Zanu PF leader Tichatonga Mwanawevhu (Mutyambizi) responds to President Robert Mugabe’s rally speech yesterday, arguing that Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s days are numbered vin the ruling party. With this statement Mugabe accused Mnangagwa of being a deserter and and an unwilling leader of the struggle. A closer examination of the narration 1

August 15, 2017 10:25 AM Robert Mugabe's Wife Hands Herself in to South African Police Over Alleged Hotel Assault

It has long been rumored that the wife of Zimbabwe’s long-serving President Robert Mugabe is keen on replacing him when his time in office ends. But Grace Mugabe’s succession plans could be in jeopardy after she surrendered herself to South African police on Tuesday following an alleged assault on a young woman in Johannesburg. The incident allegedly 5

August 15, 2017 3:35 AM Grace Mugabe the ‘victim’ in Sandton incident, says Zanu-PF

The Zimbabwean First Lady allegedly attacked a young woman with an electric extension cord at the weekend. An assault charge was laid against Zimbabwean First Lady Grace Mugabe yesterday in Sandton after she allegedly attacked a young woman with an electrical extension cord. It is understood that because Mugabe was not in the country on official business 5

August 13, 2017 2:08 PM Former Barca stars appear at Mugabe rally

Former Barcelona stars Patrick Kluivert and Edgar Davids joined Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe on stage at a weekend political rally, drawing sharp criticism from government opponents. Davids and Kluivert were pictured on Saturday alongside Mugabe, 93, at a youth rally for the ruling ZANU-PF party in the southern town of Gwanda, in what local media 10

August 1, 2017 6:15 PM Zanu PF escalates push to amend new Constitution

HARARE – President Robert Mugabe’s Zanu PF will again use its two-thirds parliamentary majority to approve more constitutional amendments giving back wide-sweeping powers to the president, Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa has said. The changes come at the expense of MPs’ rights to oversee the government and will undo transitional clauses in a new Constitution 8

July 28, 2017 10:01 AM Mugabe: Mnangagwa VP Was A Mistake As Party Pushes For Third VP

Staff Reporter| President Robert Mugabe says that appointing Emmerson Mnangagwa to be the Vice President was a mistake he made as the position he occupies should have been left for a woman. Responding to calls from the ZANU PF Women’s League conference in Harare yesterday, Mugabe said that the party has a resolution that one of the Vice Presidents in both party 4

July 28, 2017 4:14 AM WATCH: 'Don't be afraid to name your successor,' Grace Mugabe tells hubby, 93

Harare - Zimbabwe's first lady on Thursday publicly urged her 93-year-old husband to name a successor, wading into a subject that President Robert Mugabe has regarded as taboo. Grace Mugabe, whose political influence has been growing, previously said the world's oldest head of state could rule from the grave. "If God decides to take him, then we would 1