Articles tagged 'factional fighting'

Zanu PF Masvingo divided on presidium endorsement 22 August 2014 HARARE - The Zanu PF Masvingo Province is deeply divided on the key decision to endorse the re-election of the entire party presidium at the crucial elective congress in December. Provincial chairman Callisto Gwanetsa, who endorses the entire presidium, must table the province's position ahead...
Mujuru post under threat 18 August 2014 HARARE - Zanu PF is falling apart with the party's rules being discarded as junior party officials — fronting factional interests — openly tear apart Vice President Joice Mujuru in a desperate bid to discredit her ahead of the party's elective congress in December. This development comes as it...
Bid to block Mujuru 16 August 2014 HARARE - Hawks in Zanu PF yesterday pushed for party leader President Robert Mugabe to suspend results of the disputed youth league conference elections which saw a faction led by vice President Joice Mujuru thumping her rival, Justice minister Emerson Mnangagwa's group. Sources told the Daily...
Gumbo blasts senior Zanu PF officials 16 August 2014 HARARE - Zanu PF spokesperson, Rugare Gumbo has blasted some senior party members for causing disharmony and factionalism in Zanu PF as the battle to succeed President Robert Mugabe intensifies. In an interview with the Daily News yesterday, Gumbo said, he together with Didymus Mutasa the part...
Mnangagwa speaks on succession 15 August 2014 HARARE - Emmerson Mnangagwa, the Justice minister, has said succession in the ruling party is a matter that will be handled by Zanu PF elders at the appropriate time. In an exclusive interview with ZiFM Stereo last week, Mnangagwa — reportedly locked in a succession duel with vice president Jo...
Violence flares up in Zanu PF 14 August 2014 HARARE - The Women's League vote is driving another rift in President Robert Mugabe's faction-ridden Zanu PF as officials question the legitimacy of the poll amid violence and “kidnappings”. Days after the Youth League vote was sullied by allegations of electoral fraud and vote buying. Officia...