Articles tagged 'constantino chiwenga'

Cabinet ministers demand cash from investors 14 December 2018 HARARE - President Emmerson Mnangagwa, blew his gasket on Wednesday and put his ministers on notice, after he received damaging reports that some of them were demanding bribes from investors to facilitate meetings with him and deputy president Constantino Chiwenga.  
No leads in Bulawayo bombing 9 December 2018 HARARE - Investigations into a bomb blast that missed President Emmerson Mnangagwa by a whisker nearly six months ago do not seem to be heading anywhere, with the probe team still to apprehend suspects linked to the heinous act. Insiders close to the investigations say there were no useful lea...
Zanu PF targets youth vote 26 November 2018 HARARE - Zanu PF is already looking towards the 2023 harmonised elections as they have started rolling out programmes that attract the youth vote. Addressing a “Thank You” rally at Murombedzi Growth Point on Saturday, Mashonaland West provincial chairperson Ziyambi Ziyambi said the party was f...
Chiwenga backs ED 25 November 2018 HARARE - Vice President Constantino Chiwenga has thrown his weight behind President Emmerson Mnangagwa as Zanu PF's presidential candidate for 2023, ending months of speculation linking him to the top job. Speaking at Murombedzi Growth Point in Mashonaland West yesterday, the former Zanla comb...
VP Chiwenga's perceived 2023 bid quashed 25 November 2018 HARARE - Vice President Constantino Chiwenga has thrown his weight behind President Emmerson Mnangagwa as Zanu PF’s presidential candidate for 2023, ending months of speculation linking him to the top job. [Adz]
Chamisa dares ED & Chiwenga 16 November 2018 HARARE - An angry opposition leader, Nelson Chamisa, yesterday threw the gauntlet at both President Emmerson Mnangagwa and his deputy Constantino Chiwenga — challenging them to also testify at the official probe looking into the August 1 killings which saw at least six civilians being shot dead i...
One year after Mugabe: A revolution still not televised 16 November 2018 HARARE - On November 15, 2017, Robert Mugabe, Zimbabwe's longest serving ruler was confined to his private residence in the affluent suburb of Borrowdale in Harare, Zimbabwe. This, while armed soldiers took control of the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation's (ZBC) headquarters major stations an...
Chamisa dares Mnangagwa & Chiwenga 16 November 2018 HARARE - An angry opposition leader, Nelson Chamisa, yesterday threw the gauntlet at both President Emmerson Mnangagwa and his deputy Constantino Chiwenga — challenging them to also testify at the official probe looking into the August 1 killings which saw at least six civilians being shot dead i...
Chiwenga fears for his life 25 October 2018 HARARE - Controversial preacher Talent Chiwenga — known for his uncanny prophecies about the country's political situation — now fears for his life after Vice President Constantino Chiwenga issued a stern warning against him for attacking the national leadership. In a video recording, the cler...
Chiwenga fears for his dear life 25 October 2018 HARARE - Controversial preacher Talent Chiwenga — known for his uncanny prophecies about the country's political situation — now fears for his life after Vice President Constantino Chiwenga issued a stern warning against him for attacking the national leadership. [Adz] [GoogleAd]     ...
Marry Chiwenga pours heart out 21 October 2018 HARARE - The ex-model wife of Vice President Constantino Chiwenga has spoken out about her bandaged hands and a harrowing story of an explosion that rocked a Zanu PF rally at White City Stadium in Bulawayo that could have ended in her being amputated. In an interview at her Harare home, Marry ...
Man jailed for crashing into Chiwenga motorcade 18 October 2018 HARARE - An unlicensed kombi driver has been sentenced to 30 months in prison for crashing into Vice President Constantino Chiwenga's motorcade. Silent Hungwe, 30, was yesterday jailed by Harare Magistrate Barbra Mateku who also banned him for life from driving Class One vehicles. Mateku in...
Prophet claims witchcraft is behind Chiwenga illness 16 October 2018 HARARE - A prominent South African prophet, Alph Lukau says witchcraft is behind the deteriorating health of Vice President Constantino Chiwenga, raising fears that the Zanu PF infighting might have taken a new twist. Lukau made the prophecy at his Sandton church Alleluia Ministries Internatio...
Chiwenga, Moyo hospitalised in SA 15 October 2018 HARARE - Vice President Constantino Chiwenga and Foreign Affairs minister Sibusiso Moyo are admitted at top South African hospitals where they are said to be in bad shape, the Daily News is reliably informed. The two highly-trained former military men were the face of the November 2017 army op...
VP Chiwenga, SB Moyo hospitalised in SA 15 October 2018 HARARE - Vice President Constantino Chiwenga and Foreign Affairs minister Sibusiso Moyo are admitted at top South African hospitals where they are said to be in bad shape, the Daily News is reliably informed. [Adz] [GoogleAd]
Chiwenga taken to hospital 4 October 2018 HARARE - Vice President Constantino Chiwenga, is apparently admitted at a private hospital in Harare — where he is being treated for a yet-to-be-disclosed ailment — the Daily News was told last night. This comes as sources also said yesterday that affable Foreign Affairs and International Trad...
Mnangagwa keeps Chiwenga in check 12 September 2018 HARARE - The new Cabinet announced by President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Friday last week significantly dilutes Vice President Constantino Chiwenga's influence in the security sector, the Daily News can report. In the previous Cabinet which presided over the country's affairs between November 201...
ED keeps Chiwenga in check 12 September 2018 HARARE -The new Cabinet announced by President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Friday last week significantly dilutes Vice President Constantino Chiwenga's influence in the security sector, the Daily News can report.
VP appointments dash hopes 31 August 2018 HARARE - The reappointment of Kembo Mohadi and Constantino Chiwenga as vice presidents has been met with criticism with analysts saying President Emmerson Mnangagwa missed an opportunity to do things differently from his predecessor. Many had hoped that Mnangagwa, who won the July 30 vote with...
Man in trouble for hitting Chiwenga's motorcade 28 August 2018 HARARE - An unlicensed kombi driver is in a fix after reportedly hitting a car that was part of Vice President Constantino Chiwenga's motorcade last Friday. Silent Hungwe appeared before Harare magistrate Rumbidzayi Mugwagwa charged with contravening the Road Traffic Act by driving without a l...
Chiwenga blasts 'unfortunate' renewed US sanctions on Zim 13 August 2018 HARARE - Vice President Constantino Chiwenga has branded as “unfortunate” renewed US sanctions against Zimbabwe after last month's elections were marred by a deadly crackdown against the opposition and the use of disproportionate force violence by security forces that claimed at least six lives. ...
Chiwenga on Biti assassination claims 2 August 2018 HARARE - Vice President Constantino Chiwenga yesterday angrily rejected an MDC Alliance allegation that he was plotting to assassinate presidential candidate Nelson Chamisa and his alliance partner Tendai Biti, dismissing the allegations as hallucinations of a man high on weed. This comes afte...
Chiwenga recounts role he played in ED's escape 16 July 2018 HARARE - Vice President Constantino Chiwenga has said he arranged for the escape of then vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa in the wake of his abrupt removal from the post by fallen despot Robert Mugabe. Speaking for the first time about the behind-the-scenes manoeuvres that enabled Mnangagwa t...
Army in a fix over elections 6 July 2018 HARARE - The top leadership of the Zimbabwe Defence Forces (ZDF) appears torn between the old and new order after they dodged a crucial press briefing convened in Harare on Wednesday to allay fears that the army may not accept a Zanu PF defeat at the forthcoming polls. [Adz]
Army to review ED's security 5 July 2018 HARARE - President Emmerson Mnangagwa's close protection will be drastically tightened following a botched "attempted assassination" of the head of State at a rally in Bulawayo, the Zimbabwe Defence Forces has said. This comes as it emerges Mnangagwa's protection was so defective that it dange...