Articles tagged 'josiah hungwe'

Hungwe backtracks on utterances 7 August 2018 HARARE - Masvingo Provincial Affairs minister Josiah Hungwe has backtracked on his suggestion in May that President Emmerson Mnangagwa could even “shoot” to retain power saying he never uttered those words. Hardly a week after deputy minister of Finance Terrence Mukupe triggered outrage by sug...
Outrage over Mukupe, Hungwe's utterances 26 May 2018 HARARE - Masvingo Provincial Affairs minister Josiah Hungwe and deputy Finance minister Terrence Mukupe have been roundly condemned for their controversial statements which are out of step with what President Emmerson Mnangagwa believes in. Mnangagwa, who took over the reins from ousted Zanu P...
Zanu PF old guard hijacks youth rally 29 June 2017 HARARE - The old guard in Zanu PF has all but hijacked President Robert Mugabe's youth interface rally set for Masvingo tomorrow, amid indications that the event could be used as a platform to assert factional preferences. Party insiders told the Daily News yesterday that Zanu PF politburo mem...
Mugabe asked me to choose ministry: Hungwe 26 April 2017 HARARE - Minister of State for Liaising on Psychomotor Activities in Education Josiah Hungwe has claimed that President Robert Mugabe asked him to choose a ministry of his choice in his Cabinet after the ruling Zanu PF party's controversial 2013 poll win. Speaking at the signing ceremony of a ...
Mugabe savages Mahofa, Hungwe 4 July 2016 HARARE - President Robert Mugabe is apparently furious with three of his ministers who stand accused of grabbing sugar plantations owned by white commercial farmers in Masvingo Province, and who are allegedly distributing the land to Zanu PF followers on factional lines. Zanu PF Masvingo provi...
Zanu PF Savages Tsvangirai, MDC 24 May 2015 HARARE - Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa yesterday savaged opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai (pictured) and the MDC at a rally in Harare, while bragging that God was allegedly on Zanu PF's side. The Zanu PF strongman, who is sometimes referred to as the Son of God or Son of Man by his stau...
I'm not second VP — Mphoko 15 May 2015 MASVINGO - Vice president Phelekezela Mphoko yesterday dressed down Psychomotor minister Josiah Hungwe, telling him to stop addressing him as a “second vice president”. Delivering a public lecture on national healing at Great Zimbabwe University yesterday, Mphoko embarrassed Hungwe in front of...
MPs question Psychomotor ministry 30 September 2013 HARARE - MDC legislators have questioned the relevance of the Psychomotor ministry held by Josiah Hungwe. The portfolio's relevance was questioned in the National Assembly during the question-and-answer time on Wednesday. Trevor Saruwaka, MDC MP for Mutasa Central,  left the House in stitch...
Confusion over Psychomotor ministry 13 September 2013 HARARE - Confusion reigns supreme over the role of the minister of State responsible for liaising Psychomotor activities in the Education ministry. Even the minister himself, Josiah Hungwe, seems unsure of what his new job entails. Hungwe told the Daily News at State House on Wednesday that...