Articles tagged 'npf'

'Opposition lacks capacity to win elections' 1 July 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwean opposition parties lack organisational capacity to seriously challenge President Emmerson Mnangagwa and his Zanu PF party in the looming July 30 elections, analysts said. With reports that the country's biggest opposition party — the Nelson Chamisa-led MDC Alliance — and it...
Mugabe's party backs Chamisa . . . as thousands brave cold weather for demo 6 June 2018 HARARE - The National Patriotic Front (NPF) — which has the blessings of ousted former president Robert Mugabe — yesterday threw its weight behind the MDC Alliance in its protest march against what it perceives as the slow pace of electoral reforms ahead of the July 30 vote. The development ca...
Mugabe's NPF backs Chamisa 6 June 2018 HARARE - The National Patriotic Front (NPF) — which has the blessings of ousted former president Robert Mugabe — yesterday threw its weight behind the MDC Alliance in its protest march against what it perceives as the slow pace of electoral reforms ahead of the July 30 vote. See today's paper ...
Zanu PF 'Green Bombers' cross floor to NPF 23 May 2018 BULAWAYO - The ruling Zanu PF has been dealt a major a blow after about 200 former Zanu PF members and National Youth Service (NYS) graduates defected to the breakaway National Patriotic Front (NPF), citing a number of reasons, including how their leadership was hounded out of the revolutionary p...
'Tyson' returns, questioned for nearly an hour 23 May 2018 HARARE - Former Zanu PF national political commissar and ex-senior Cabinet minister, Saviour Kasukuwere, returned to Zimbabwe yesterday — ending his six months in exile that began in November last year following the dramatic ouster from power of former president Robert Mugabe. [Adz]
ED is 'scientifically illiterate' 18 May 2018 HARARE - President Emmerson Mnangagwa's “scientific illiteracy” is the main reason why the country's economy will not improve anytime soon, opposition New Patriotic Front (NPF) leader Tendai Munyanduri has said. He alleges Ambrose Mutinhiri and his cabal stole the name “New Patriotic Front” fr...
Chamisa, Mutinhiri in crucial talks 5 May 2018 HARARE - The MDC Alliance could join forces with the National Patriotic Front (NPF), headed by retired brigadier-general Ambrose Mutinhiri, to enhance their chances of winning the forthcoming polls. Insiders within the Alliance told the Daily News yesterday that there were behind-the-scenes ma...
ED invites opposition to Independence Day 18 April 2018 HARARE - President Emmerson Mnangagwa's government has invited all opposition political parties in Zimbabwe to the 38th Independence celebrations set for the National Sports Stadium in Harare today, but said party regalia will not be allowed. In keeping with tradition, cities across the countr...
Will all 118 political parties last the race? 15 April 2018 HARARE - While there are at least 118 political parties registered to take part in this year's harmonised elections, few of them will survive until election day with others vanishing after elections. This is not the first election that has been dominated by such political parties with suspicio...