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Law and Politics of removing Mugabe: Alex T. Magaisa

Law and Politics of removing Mugabe: Alex T. Magaisa

A continuing crisis The crisis in Zimbabwe escalated this week after the military took control of the national broadcaster to announce that they had seized key functions of government. However, Zimbabwe’s “coup” is in a class of its own. Its authors have been keen to downplay it, insisting that it is not a coup. For […]

Deposed Vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa back in Zimbabwe, Grace Mugabe has fled to Namibia and Robert Mugabe is detained by military in Zimbabwe

Deposed Vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa back in Zimbabwe, Grace Mugabe has fled to Namibia and Robert Mugabe is detained by military in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe’s dictator Robert Mugabe has been detained by the military in a ‘bloodless correction’ of power amid claims his wife has fled to Namibia. Mugabe’s decades-long grip on power appeared to be over this morning after military vehicles blocked roads outside the parliament in Harare and senior soldiers delivered a late-night television address to the […]

Breaking News: Coup is indeed happening in Zimbabwe

Breaking News: Coup is indeed happening in Zimbabwe

A former banker heavily connected with Zanu just confirmed that indeed a coup is taking place in Zimbabwe. The source states that Robert Mugabe has been on lockdown at his house for the last 2 days, no one is allowed in or out of the property. Also on lockdown is Professor Moyo and his crew […]

Army tanks seen heading towards capital Harare amid rising tensions between Robert Mugabe’s Zanu PF and military

Army tanks seen heading towards capital Harare amid rising tensions between Robert Mugabe’s Zanu PF and military

Tanks have been spotted heading towards Zimbabwe’s capital Harare. Eyewitnesses said military vehicles were also blocking major roads outside the city. Local media also reported that heavily armed military personnel had sealed off state TV broadcaster ZBC. It comes amid rising tensions between the southern African nation’s military and the country’s ruling Zanu-PF party, headed […]

Buhari administration takes private enterprise seriously, says VP Osinbajo

Buhari administration takes private enterprise seriously, says VP Osinbajo

First let me say how pleased I am to be here in Auchi, I was here in camp as a Youth Corper in 1979. I lived here among the warm and friendly people of Auchi for 6 weeks. I have had the unique honour and privilege of visiting two great industrial enterprises in Edo State, […]

Pay for My Legal Bills, Birthday Gift or Else – Mboro Warns Congregants

Pay for My Legal Bills, Birthday Gift or Else – Mboro Warns Congregants

Prophet Paseka Motsoeneng, also known as Prophet Mboro, has given his congregants an ultimatum: they either have to help foot the bill for his legal fees or he will suspend his services for nine weeks. Mboro wants to take on the Commission for the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Cultural, Religious and Linguistic […]

The Trial Of One Of Africa’s Most Corrupt Politicians Shows That Fighting Graft Is Global

The Trial Of One Of Africa’s Most Corrupt Politicians Shows That Fighting Graft Is Global

For the past three weeks, in a crowded and sweltering Paris courtroom, the vice president of Equatorial Guinea has been on trial over allegations that he laundered tens of millions of dollars in France. Prosecutors allege that Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue, known by the nickname “Teodorin,” earned around $80,000 per year as agriculture minister during the period […]

France Demands 3-Year Jail Term for Equatorial Guinea President’s Son

France Demands 3-Year Jail Term for Equatorial Guinea President’s Son

French prosecutors said on Wednesday they were seeking a three-year jail term and a 30 million euro fine for Equatorial Guinea’s Vice President Teodorin Obiang, on trial in absentia for embezzlement. The 48-year-old son of President Teodoro Obiang Nguema is charged with using money plundered from his country’s state coffers to fund a jet-set lifestyle […]

Former Zambia Mines Minister Acquitted of Corruption Charges By High Court

Former Zambia Mines Minister Acquitted of Corruption Charges By High Court

Another former minister in the MMD government has walked free in an abuse of authority case less than a week after Agriculture Minister Dora Siliya was acquitted on corruption charges. Maxwell Mwale who crossed over to the Patriotic Front in the heat of the August 11 elections was in June 2015 convicted of abuse authority […]

Uganda’s Museveni Cancels Multi-Billion Chinese Mining Deal Over Bribe

Uganda’s Museveni Cancels Multi-Billion Chinese Mining Deal Over Bribe

President Museveni has stopped a multi-billion copper mining project with a Chinese company at Kilembe Mines following information that a former minister pocketed a $1m bribe to influence the deal. The President also ordered investigations into allegations that top government officials, including a former minister, received millions of dollars in bribes to influence the award […]

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