Articles tagged 'jonathan moyo'

Govt abandons Moyo's Stem route 14 February 2018 HARARE - Government has abandoned the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (Stem) drive as previously adopted by the regime of former president Robert Mugabe. Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development minister Amon Murwira issued a statement yesterday to the...
Moyo, Zhuwao in Mnangagwa firing line 12 February 2018 HARARE - The chances of Zanu PF's alleged Generation 40 kingpins — Jonathan Moyo, Patrick Zhuwao and Saviour Kasukuwere — returning home any time soon, and making peace with President Emmerson Mnangagwa's government have just dimmed further after the government classified them as security risks. ...
Zim 'coup' sets dangerous precedence for Sadc: Moyo 2 February 2018 The SABC's Foreign Editor Sophie Mokoena speaks to Jonathan Moyo, the former Higher Education minister under former president Robert Mugabe. Moyo fled the country during the military-backed takeover by now President Emmerson Mnangagwa in November 2017. Moyo has re-iterated his views that the n...
Moyo takes fight to Chiwenga 13 January 2018 HARARE - Ex-Cabinet minister Jonathan Moyo has lashed out at Vice President Constantino Chiwenga, expressing his disbelief and disappointment that the government has set up an ad-hoc committee led by the retired general to deal with the thorny issue of skyrocketing prices. In a series of fiery...
Govt reverses Moyo's polytechs degree policy 13 January 2018 HARARE - Government has reversed a policy introduced by former Higher and Tertiary Education minister Jonathan Moyo to introduce degrees in teachers' colleges and polytechnics. This policy somersault emerged at a meeting between President Emmerson Mnangagwa and vice chancellors of universities...
'Tsholotsho projects not Moyo's' 10 January 2018 BULAWAYO - Transport minister Joram Gumbo says the projects initiated by former legislator Jonathan Moyo in Tsholotsho were not his (Moyo) but government’s initiatives and as such they will be completed. Gumbo urged people in Tsholotsho to set aside their political differences and embrace deve...
Moyo speaks on whereabouts 9 January 2018 HARARE - Former Higher and Tertiary Education minister Jonathan Moyo (pictured) says he is not holed up in Kenya, but still kept his whereabouts a secret for fear of his life. “I'm on Twitter; not in Kenya. It's an open secret that Zanu PF putschists who are insecure in their military coup ima...
Kenyan govt not sheltering Moyo 8 January 2018 KENYA - Despite claims to the contrary, President Uhuru Kenyatta’s government says it has not given political asylum to former Cabinet minister Jonathan Moyo, who is wanted back home to answer a slew of allegations relating to corruption. Moyo has been launching brickbats at President Emmerson...
Stop Moyo's rants, govt urges Kenya 4 January 2018 HARARE - Government is exerting pressure on Kenyan authorities to silence self-exiled former Higher Education minister Jonathan Moyo (pictured) who is throwing tantrums at President Emmerson Mnangagwa's administration using microblogging site, Twitter. The sharp-tongued politician has been a p...
Mutodi attacks Grace, Jonathan in new song 3 January 2018 HARARE - Musician-cum-politician Energy Mutodi has just released a four-track album titled Ruvheneko that lauds President Emmerson Mnangagwa and predictably attacks former first lady Grace Mugabe. Mutodi, who was ejected from the ruling Zanu PF party by former president Robert Mugabe because o...
ED forgives G40 cabal except Jonathan Moyo, Kasukuwere, Zhuwao 22 December 2017 HARARE – President Emmerson Mnangagwa yesterday said he had forgiven all but three members of the vanquished G40 faction as he urged Zimbabweans in the Diaspora to come back home “to help rebuild the country.” Mnangagwa travelled to South Africa on his first foreign trip as head of State, visi...
Net closing in on Jonathan Moyo 18 December 2017 HARARE - The net is fast closing in on former Higher and Tertiary Education minister Jonathan Moyo who is accused of siphoning more than $400 000 from a State-owned enterprise — the Zimbabwe Manpower Development Fund (Zimdef), the Daily News can report. A week ago, government sent on forced le...
Jonathan Moyo backs MDC Alliance 16 December 2017 HARARE - Serial political flip-flopper, Jonathan Moyo, has backed opposition political parties' calls for the west to maintain sanctions on Zimbabwe until the ruling party has introduced noticeable reforms. Before his latest damascene moment from self-imposed exile, the former Higher and Terti...
Moyo accuses Charamba of 'bootlicking idiocy' 11 December 2017 HARARE - Former Higher and Tertiary Education minister Jonathan Moyo — who is in self-imposed exile — has hit back at Media, Information and Broadcasting Services ministry permanent secretary George Charamba after the presidential spokesperson lifted the lid on the real brains behind a legacy ins...
Moyo declares war on Mnangagwa 2 December 2017 HARARE – Former Higher and Tertiary Education minister Jonathan Moyo has lashed out at President Emmerson Mnangagwa, claiming the incumbent was under a false sense of victory that would soon come to an end. Currently in the sanctuary of self-imposed exile, Moyo warned Mnangagwa that if he thou...
Zanu PF finishes off Moyo, Tyson 29 November 2017 HARARE – Zanu PF has hammered the final nails on the political coffins of former Cabinet ministers — Jonathan Moyo, Saviour Kasukuwere and Ignatius Chombo – when it recalled the trio and two others from Parliament which duly announced yesterday that they had ceased to be members of the National A...
Tale of the three Moyos 26 November 2017 HARARE - The squabbling in Zanu PF which culminated in the takeover of government by the army nearly a fortnight ago has become a tale of the three Moyos — Jonathan, Simon Khaya and Sibusiso. At the centre of the Zanu PF fighting was Higher and Tertiary Education minister Jonathan Moyo, who wa...
ED takes over Zanu PF 20 November 2017 HARARE - Former vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa made a stunning political comeback yesterday, making good on his ominous promise of two weeks ago to return to Zimbabwe with a bang and take over from President Robert Mugabe at both party and government level, the Daily News can report. In wha...
Game on as Mnangagwa hammers Moyo 13 October 2017 HARARE - Under-fire Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa and his allies apparently came out guns blazing against Higher Education minister Jonathan Moyo at Wednesday's tense politburo meeting in Harare — presenting “hard visual and video evidence” of the latter's alleged anti-Zanu PF shenanigans. ...
Mnangagwa speaks on 'victim' Majonga 13 October 2017 HARARE - Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa has broken his silence on the damaging claims that he forced legendary broadcaster Godfrey Majonga to jump from a high-rise apartment in Harare 30 years ago, after he allegedly caught him with a woman said to have been romantically-linked with the under-...
VP takes fight to Moyo 11 October 2017 HARARE - Embattled Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa will today get an opportunity to present a dossier to the Zanu PF politburo on Cabinet minister Jonathan Moyo's alleged plot to destroy the former liberation movement from within as the infighting ripping apart the deeply-divided party escalate...
Zanu PF headed for split 3 October 2017 HARARE - Zanu PF could be headed for a devastating split ahead of the tricky 2018 synchronised elections, laden with tribal rumblings among party faithfuls belonging to minority Shona tribes, the Daily News can report. Indicative of the noxious fallout between hitherto comrades-in-arms in Zanu...
Moyo itching for day in court 22 September 2017 HARARE - Higher and Tertiary Education minister Jonathan Moyo, pictured, is ready to clear his name in the wake of a ruling by the Constitutional Court (ConCourt) that threw out his application. In a statement issued through his lawyer, Hussein Ranchhod and Company, on Wednesday Moyo said he w...
ED allies plot to drown Mugabe 20 September 2017 HARARE - President Robert Mugabe has a lot of homework to do ahead of next year's decisive polls amid revelations that allies of Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa have hatched an improved version of the 2008 Bhora Musango strategy to shipwreck his re-election bid, the Daily News can report. Re...
ED ready for Moyo 11 September 2017 HARARE - In an unprecedented move, President Robert Mugabe on Saturday revealed hitherto unknown goings-on in Zanu PF — telling thousands of party supporters who gathered in Bindura some of his party's secrets which  included Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa's latest dossier he wants to use agai...