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President Mnangagwa ally spills the beans

President Mnangagwa ally spills the beans

President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s advisor Christopher Mutsvangwa yesterday launched an astonishing attack against Zanu PF benefactor Kudakwashe Tagwirei, claiming that he is now a source of divisions in the presidium. Mutsvangwa also revealed that Tagwirei was being given preferential treatment in the allocation of foreign currency for the importation of fuel, which he said had created […]

Mugabe makes a U-turn and endorses President Mnangagwa

Mugabe makes a U-turn and endorses President Mnangagwa

Former President Mr Robert Mugabe yesterday, for the first time, endorsed and congratulated his successor President Mnangagwa on his election victory and sent his daughter, Bona, to represent him at the inauguration ceremony. Bona was accompanied by her husband Mr Simbarashe Chikore to the ceremony at the 60 000-seater National Sports Stadium in Harare. Several […]

“I pledge to act fairly and impartially, without fear or favour” : Emmerson Mnangagwa

“I pledge to act fairly and impartially, without fear or favour” : Emmerson Mnangagwa

Head Of State Inauguration | It is with a deep sense of gratitude and humility that l stand here today, to address you fellow Zimbabweans, upon my inauguration as President of the Republic of Zimbabwe, having been mandated to form the next Government, following the outcome of the just ended national plebiscite. We gather here […]

The United States should push for a genuine democratic transition in Zimbabwe

The United States should push for a genuine democratic transition in Zimbabwe

Michelle Gavin, formerly President Barack Obama’s senior Africa director at the National Security Council and U.S. ambassador to Botswana, is senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations. Todd Moss, formerly deputy assistant secretary of state for Africa, is a senior fellow at the Center for Global Development. Alexander Noyes is a senior associate at […]

ED Mnangagwa declared winner of 2018 Zimbabwe Presidential Elections, Court uphold ZEC results…Chamisa-MDC on next move

ED Mnangagwa declared winner of 2018 Zimbabwe Presidential Elections, Court uphold ZEC results…Chamisa-MDC on next move

Zimbabwe’s constitutional court on Friday unanimously upheld President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s narrow victory in last month’s historic election after the opposition alleged vote-rigging, saying “sufficient and credible evidence” had not been produced. That means the inauguration will be held within 48 hours, likely on Sunday, as Zimbabwe moves into a new era after Robert Mugabe’s 37-year […]

Like Pablo Escobar, Emmerson Mnangagwa is cornered

Like Pablo Escobar, Emmerson Mnangagwa is cornered

NOTORIOUS Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar had corrupted the police and most of the courts. His status as the wealthiest criminal in history (US$56billion by today’s measure) allowed him to maintain a patronage and intimidation system similar to a nation state. Zanu PF seems to be a keen student of Escobar’s power-matrix which he captured […]

‘African Union, Sadc toothless bulldogs’

‘African Union, Sadc toothless bulldogs’

THE presence of the Southern African Development Community (Sadc) and the African Union (UN) observer missions during the just-ended elections has only served to rubber-stamp the political status quo and sanitise electoral fraud, civil society organisations (CSOs) and opposition political parties in Bulawayo have said. The CSOs and political parties said the two regional organisations […]

Mnangagwa’s legitimacy bid crumbles

Mnangagwa’s legitimacy bid crumbles

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa’s extensive public relations campaign to position himself as a reformer and leader of a new dispensation in Zimbabwe has crumbled like a deck of cards. This is after the disputed outcome of last week’s elections, disruption of an opposition press conference by police, brutal killings of at least six people after soldiers […]

Emmerson Mnangagwa’s lame excuses show dearth of leadership

Emmerson Mnangagwa’s lame excuses show dearth of leadership

The death of at least six people who were shot and killed in cold blood by Zimbabwe’s military forces on the streets of Harare last Wednesday was the biggest blight on the country’s controversial election. Instead of providing leadership and taking charge to assure a terrified and shocked nation, the president-elect, Emmerson Mnangagwa, left the […]

23 Zimbabweans to Contest Forthcoming Presidential Election

23 Zimbabweans to Contest Forthcoming Presidential Election

Twenty three presidential candidates have been nominated to contest the July 30 harmonized polls. According to the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission, they include Zanu PF’s Emmerson Mnangagwa, Nelson Chamisa of the MDC Alliance, Ms. Thokozani Khupe (MDC-T) formation, Donald Nkosana Moyo, Joice Mujuru, Steers Mangoma, Ambrose Mutinhiri (National Patriotic Front) and several others. The successful nominees […]

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