Articles tagged 'grace'

Mugabe's sons returning home 18 August 2017 HARARE – The First Family is working towards bringing back home — for good — Robert Junior and Chatunga Bellarmine, who are currently based in neighbouring South Africa, the Daily News can exclusively report. Robert Jnr and Chatunga have been a thorn in the backside for the first family becaus...
Hero-worshipping, pomp, mud at Mugabe's bash 26 February 2017 MATOBO - President Robert Mugabe yesterday basked in reverence as his wife, Grace, heaped praises on the nonagenarian while he was feted with giant cakes at a colourful feast to mark his 93rd birthday. Mugabe — who was born on February 21, 1924 — was showered with praises not only by his wife,...
Grace allies facing arrest 6 June 2016 HARARE - Politicians and businesspeople targeted by a current government anti-corruption blitz say it is nothing more than “a sham and factional hatchet job” targeted at perceived political opponents of Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa. This comes in the wake of a hotly-disputed campaign by t...
Mugabe will rule from grave: Wife 26 May 2016 HARARE - Powerful First Lady Grace Mugabe yesterday stunned Zanu PF supporters — mainly those loyal to embattled Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa — who gathered in Harare yesterday when she told them that President Robert Mugabe would rule Zimbabwe from the grave. Grace's zinger, together wit...
Blood on the floor 13 November 2015 HARARE - With President Robert Mugabe looking increasingly frail and unable to stop the factional and succession wars devouring his ruling post-congress Zanu PF, analysts warn that the party's ugly infighting could turn violent before, during and after its annual conference to be held in Victoria...
Grace, VP factions bank on conference 13 November 2015 HARARE - The two major post-congress Zanu PF factions battling for supremacy in the party's deadly race to succeed President Robert Mugabe, 91, are both banking on next month's annual conference in Victoria Falls becoming elective to advance their respective interests. While the faction linked...
War vets bay for G40 blood 6 November 2015 HARARE – In a stunning development that invalidates claims by some post-congress Zanu PF bigwigs that there are no deadly factional and succession wars in the ruling party, war veterans say the party's ambitious Young Turks, the Generation 40 (G40), are behind the anarchy bedevilling the ruling p...