Politics

ED Attacked Over Coup

Self-exiled former minister Saviour Kasukuwere has accused the ruling Zanu PF party of failing to abide by its constitution in elevating President Emmerson Mnangagwa as its leader following the ousting of the late former leader Robert Mugabe. Speaking at a discussion on the fifth anniversary of Mugabe’s ouster held under …

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New Law Bans Convicted MPs Criminal From Future Elections

Members of Parliament with a criminal conviction will no longer be allowed to contest future elections. According to the Electoral Act Amendment Bill, 2022 that was gazetted on Friday, legislators or councillors will be disqualified if they commit physical violence or dishonesty crimes and get convicted within a period of …

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Analysts Debate 2017 Coup Anniversary

On Thursday 17 November 2022, Sapes Trust run by academic and publisher Professor Ibbo Mandaza convened a webinar on Zoom, titled Back to the Future: A Review of the Post-November 2017 Coup in Zimbabwe. The webinar coincided with the commemoration of the fifth anniversary of the coup that is a …

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Zanu PF Welcomes Moyo, Zhuwao ‘Back In The Fold’: Mutsvangwa

Zanu PF spokesman Christopher Mutsvangwa on Wednesday said late former president Robert Mugabe’s nephew, Patrick Zhuwao, and the former information minister Jonathan Moyo were “welcome back into Zanu PF”, hours after the duo penned an open letter to Zanu PF members apologising for previously calling for a change of government. …

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Moyo, Zhuwao Issue Apology To ‘Zanu PF Comrades’

Robert Mugabe’s nephew Patrick Zhuwao and the late president’s former information tzar Jonathan Moyo have inched closer to rejoining Zanu PF after issuing a statement apologising to “comrade members” for backing the opposition. In an open letter to Zanu PF members, seen by ZimLive, the duo – ousted during a …

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