Articles tagged 'godwin gomwe'

Return of the famous seven 24 December 2017 HARARE – In some ways, it almost seems unfair to compare a sequel to the original. It should be judged on its own merits. However, usually the only reason many are captivated by a sequel is because of the original, so it is inevitable to compare the two. In like manner, there is an inter...
Gomwe, Tsenengamu, Musengi freed 30 June 2016 HARARE - Zanu PF politburo member Kudzai Chipanga's failure to appear in court as a star witness has caused Godfrey Tsenengamu, 33, Godwin Gomwe, 37, and Vengai Musengi, 36,'s case to be struck off the roll. The trio were being charged with inciting public violence and provoking President Robe...
Mnangagwa allies arrested 8 March 2016 HARARE - Three of embattled Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa's most vociferous supporters have been arrested on allegations of inciting public violence and attacking President Robert Mugabe, his powerful wife Grace, and other senior government officials. The trio — Godfrey Tsenengamu, 33; God...
Gomwe challenges conviction 8 September 2015 HARARE - Ousted Zanu PF Harare youth league chairperson Godwin Gomwe has applied for permission to appeal against his conviction for criminal insult. Gomwe was sentenced to one month’s imprisonment, which was wholly suspended on condition that he performs 70 hours community service at Budiriro...
Gomwe convicted of criminal insult 2 September 2015 HARARE - Ousted Zanu PF Harare youth league chairperson Godwin Gomwe was yesterday convicted on two counts of insulting fellow party members using grossly-offensive speech. Presiding magistrate Takunda Mutetwa found Gomwe guilty of criminal insult and contravening section 88 (c) of the Post an...
Alleged Gomwe accomplice in court 16 June 2015 HARARE - Another Zanu PF Harare youth league official appeared in court yesterday on allegations of extorting $46 200 from home-seekers using First Lady Grace Mugabe's name. Moses Handiseni, Zanu PF Glen Norah district political commissar, was granted $500 bail when he appeared before magistra...
Gomwe denied bail, remanded to June 17 4 June 2015 HARARE - Godwin Gomwe, Zanu PF's Harare youth league chairperson, will further languish in remand prison after a magistrate denied him bail yesterday on charges of abusing First Lady Grace Mugabe's name in an alleged extortion racket. Gomwe is jointly charged with Muchineripi Mupindu, Hamphrey...
Zanu PF youths stage demo against kombis 7 February 2015 HARARE - Zanu PF youths yesterday staged a demonstration at the Mbudzi roundabout in Harare after a party supporter was allegedly killed by a kombi crew on Wednesday. Blaring car horns, the supporters invaded the roundabout singing revolutionary songs and threatening kombis. Godwin Gomwe, Z...
Zanu PF youths accused of extortion 30 December 2014 HARARE - Zanu PF Harare youths led by controversial Godwin Gomwe have been accused of extorting up to $3 000 per day from commuter omnibus (Kombis) drivers as guarantee for protection. Moses Mutyasira secretary- general of Indigenous Commuter  Operators Association said the party activists, ha...
Vultures circle Daily News again 28 November 2014 HARARE - Associated Newspapers of Zimbabwe (ANZ) — publishers of the Daily News, the Daily News on Sunday and the Weekend Post — says it has taken note of lapdog State media reports that Zanu-PF has approached the Zimbabwe Media Commission (ZMC) “to register a complaint” against the country's lea...
Violent Zanu PF mob accosts Midzi 9 November 2014 HARARE - As Zanu PF's factional and succession wars turn increasingly violent, angry youths wielding sticks and an assortment of other dangerous weapons blocked the party's Harare provincial chairperson Amos Midzi from addressing a press conference yesterday. This followed the purpoted vote of...
Top Grace ally kicked out 7 November 2014 HARARE - A vote of no confidence has been passed on controversial Zanu PF Harare provincial youth chairperson and a key Grace Mugabe ally, Godwin Gomwe, for allegedly unleashing violence and fanning factionalism in the party. This happened early this week as the factional and succession wars i...
Grace ally in violence storm 6 November 2014 HARARE - Zanu PF youth leader Godwin Gomwe and a key ally of First Lady Grace Mugabe has been fingered as the mastermind behind the choreographed demonstrations rocking Harare South. Three days ago, Gomwe allegedly bussed youths to the same constituency to demonstrate against the party provinc...