Articles tagged 'matemadanda'

Tycoon divides ex-combatants 2 November 2018 HARARE - President Emmerson Mnangagwa's staunchest backers — the war veterans — are now divided over State capture allegations that have sucked in oil tycoon, Kudakwashe Tagwirei. While the chairperson of the Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans Association (ZNLWVA) Christopher Mutsvangwa...
Mugabe moves in for the kill 9 September 2017 HARARE - President Robert Mugabe's Zanu PF party has turned its guns on Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa's bastion of support by pushing for the dissolution of Christopher Mutsvangwa's Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans Association (Znlwva)'s executive though an extraordinary congress to ...
Matemadanda's application thrown out 9 September 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans Association (ZNLWVA) secretary general, Victor Matemadanda, will face trial after his application to be removed from remand was thrown out yesterday. The court decision triggered demonstrations outside the Harare Magistrates' Courts, with memb...
Mnangagwa ally finally freed 20 August 2017 HARARE - War veterans' leader Victor Matemadanda, who is facing charges of undermining the authority of the president and causing disaffection among the defence forces, was yesterday granted $200 bail. The development was a dose of good news for Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa's allies whose...
VP's allies rot behind bars 19 August 2017 HARARE – Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa's allies have gone through what could rank as their worst week in which two of their most vocal wordsmiths are battling to regain their freedom, while their godfather is still undergoing treatment in South Africa following suspected food poisoning, the D...
Angry war vets savage Mugabe 14 April 2017 HARARE - Disgruntled war veterans yesterday lashed President Robert Mugabe for living in “la-la land” — adding ominously that they had now had enough of his “abuse” and would start returning “fire with fire” whenever he provoked them. Speaking in an interviews with the Daily News yesterday, th...
War vets gun for Mugabe nephew 4 February 2017 HARARE - In an ominous threat, angry war veterans have warned President Robert Mugabe's nephew, Patrick Zhuwao — who is also Indigenisation minister — that they will haul him over the coals over his withering attacks on Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa once the nonagenarian leaves office. The...
Mphoko, war vets exchange blows 4 June 2016 HARARE - War veterans yesterday responded with interest to a savage assault on them by Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko who accused them on Thursday of engaging in “treason” by endorsing Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa as President Robert Mugabe's shoe-in successor. In his Thursday polemic,...