Articles tagged 'ambrose mutinhiri'

NPF has not disbanded: Mawarire 22 September 2018 HARARE - The Eunice Sandi Moyo-led National Patriotic Front yesterday dispelled claims by a rival faction of NPF led by retired Brigadier General Ambrose Mutinhiri that the party has been disbanded because it had outlived its purpose. Jealousy Mawarire, the national spokesperson of the Sandi-M...
We will salute Chamisa: Army 5 July 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe's military will accept the outcome of the July 30 historic election, and will work with the winning candidate to ensure a stable transition, the Daily News can report. Putting to rest the most open threat to date that voting for the opposition would mean voting for civil war ...
I won't stand down for Chamisa — Mutinhiri 28 June 2018 HARARE - Opposition National Patriotic Front (NPF) leader, Ambrose Mutinhiri, has spurned an appeal by former president Robert Mugabe's nephew, Patrick Zhuwao, to throw his weight behind MDC Alliance leader, Nelson Chamisa, in next month's election. Responding to Zhuwao's plea that he  accept ...
Mugabe's party backs Chamisa . . . as thousands brave cold weather for demo 6 June 2018 HARARE - The National Patriotic Front (NPF) — which has the blessings of ousted former president Robert Mugabe — yesterday threw its weight behind the MDC Alliance in its protest march against what it perceives as the slow pace of electoral reforms ahead of the July 30 vote. The development ca...
Mugabe's NPF backs Chamisa 6 June 2018 HARARE - The National Patriotic Front (NPF) — which has the blessings of ousted former president Robert Mugabe — yesterday threw its weight behind the MDC Alliance in its protest march against what it perceives as the slow pace of electoral reforms ahead of the July 30 vote. See today's paper ...
'Mugabe's party' heads for split 9 May 2018 HARARE - As was first exclusively reported by the Daily News early last month, it has now been confirmed that the apparent plan by former leader Robert Mugabe and his wife Grace to sink President Emmerson Mnangagwa's election bid in this year's keenly-anticipated national polls is effectively dea...
Kasukuwere bounces back 8 May 2018 HARARE - Former Zanu PF national political commissar Saviour Kasukuwere is expected in the country any time soon amid speculation that he may take-over leadership of the National Patriotic Front (NPF), currently headed in the interim by retired brigadier-general Ambrose Mutinhiri. Impeccable s...
ZETDC sues NPF leader over $54k debt 8 May 2018 HARARE - National Patriotic Front (NPF) leader Ambrose Mutinhiri has been dragged to the High Court by the Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company (Private) Limited (ZETDC) for failing to pay a $54 000 electricity debt. According to court papers, ZETDC, a subsidiary company ...
Kasukuwere to bounce back 8 May 2018 HARARE - Former Zanu PF national political commissar Saviour Kasukuwere is expected in the country any time soon amid speculation that he may take-over leadership of the National Patriotic Front (NPF), currently headed in the interim by retired brigadier-general Ambrose Mutinhiri. [Adz]
Chamisa, Mutinhiri in crucial talks 5 May 2018 HARARE - The MDC Alliance could join forces with the National Patriotic Front (NPF), headed by retired brigadier-general Ambrose Mutinhiri, to enhance their chances of winning the forthcoming polls. Insiders within the Alliance told the Daily News yesterday that there were behind-the-scenes ma...
'Probe deployment of soldiers to rural areas' 6 April 2018 HARARE - MDC president Nelson Chamisa yesterday challenged the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) to investigate the alleged deployment of soldiers to rural areas ahead of elections. This comes after a former army brigadier, Ambrose Mutinhiri, who quit Zanu PF last month  to protest the remov...
Tshinga Dube validates Mutinhiri's credentials 19 March 2018 HARARE - At a time Zanu PF propagandists are falling over each other to attack National Patriotic Front (NPF) leader Ambrose Mutinhiri, former War Veterans minister Tshinga Dube has validated the retired brigadier-general's liberation war credentials. A top ally of President Emmerson Mnangagwa...
'5 000 soldiers deployed to rural areas' 18 March 2018 HARARE - Opposition leader Ambrose Mutinhiri has told an election observer team from the Southern African Development Community (Sadc) that regional bodies should deploy military personnel to observe the forthcoming elections alleging over 5 000 soldiers have been deployed to rural areas. Muti...
'Zanu PF a cult' 18 March 2018 HARARE - The ruling Zanu PF party is a cult where one is safe as long as he/she remains part of the group and vilified the moment they jump ship, analysts have said. Several former Zanu PF officials have been disparaged by the party the moment they left, contrary to how they were glorified whi...
Mugabe, Grace not part of NPF: Zhuwao 12 March 2018 HARARE - Deposed president Robert Mugabe and his wife, Grace, are not part of new political outfit, National Patriotic Front (NPF), led by retired brigadier general Ambrose Mutinhiri, the former leader's nephew, Patrick Zhuwao, has said. In an opinion piece — Zhuwao brief — published yesterday...
Vimbai tips dad Ambrose for the big one! 8 March 2018 HARARE - NIGERIA-based TV personality and model Vimbai Mutinhiri has waded into Zimbabwe's toxic politics by applauding her father - retired brigadier-general Ambrose Mutinhiri for accepting to lead the fledgling National Patriotic Front (NPF) party as its founding president. The NPF is former...
Mutinhiri's NPF registers with Zec 8 March 2018 HARARE - The Ambrose Mutinhiri-led National Patriotic Front (NPF) yesterday registered with the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec). In its letter to Zec acting chief elections officer Utloile Silaigwana, the party said: “This is to notify you that we, the NPF, are a political party duly estab...
Zanu PF politburo meets 7 March 2018 HARARE - Zanu PF's politburo meets today, still reeling in shock after its former leader ex-president Robert Mugabe announced that he will be backing the newly-formed New Patriotic Front. Although ruling party spokesperson Simon Khaya Moyo told the Daily News yesterday that the agenda would on...
Mugabes to lose properties 7 March 2018 HARARE - Former president Robert Mugabe, who allegedly seized 21 commercial farms during his reign, faces the spectre of losing 20 of those farms as the new administration moves to recover property reportedly looted by the despot. Read full story in today's paper. [Adz]
Deposed Mugabe fights back 6 March 2018 HARARE - Ousted former president Robert Mugabe has thrown his full weight behind the New Patriotic Front (NPF), led in the interim by retired brigadier general Ambrose Mutinhiri, in what is likely to split the ruling party vote at the forthcoming polls, the Daily News can report. Initiated in ...
Mugabe courts the wrath of Zanu PF 6 March 2018 HARARE - ZANU PF is not taking lightly the threat posed by its former leader, Robert Mugabe, who has refused to retire quietly following his forced resignation last November. Mugabe has been taking pot-shots at President Emmerson Mnangagwa's government, saying its rise to power was through a “...
Mugabe fights back 6 March 2018 HARARE - Ousted former president Robert Mugabe has thrown his full weight behind the New Patriotic Front (NPF), led in the interim by retired brigadier general Ambrose Mutinhiri, in what is likely to split the ruling party vote at the forthcoming polls, the Daily News can report. Read full sto...
Mujuru 'allies' bounce back 8 July 2015 HARARE - In a move that has dumbfounded both analysts and Zanu PF insiders, two senior party officials linked to former Vice President Joice Mujuru have bounced back into the political limelight in spectacular fashion, after President Robert Mugabe unexpectedly invited them into his factional Cab...
Support Khaya Moyo, Dube tells ex-Zapu cadres 25 August 2014 HARARE - Zanu PF politburo member and businessman Tshinga Dube has called on other ex-PF Zapu cadres interested in the united partys’ second presidency to “back off” and support incumbent national chair Simon Khaya Moyo’s elevation. The Zimbabwe Defence Industries chief executive’s calls — in ...