Articles tagged 'nelson chamisa'

Chamisa fears for his life. . . warms up to dialogue 30 January 2019 HARARE - MDC leader Nelson Chamisa says his life is now in danger following his harassment by State security agents over the weekend, the Daily News can report. The opposition leader, who disputes President Emmerson Mnangagwa's presidency and legitimacy, was harassed twice by overzealous State...
ED's aides in turf war 30 January 2019 HARARE - A war of words that erupted between President Emmerson Mnangagwa's propagandists could be indicative of a major turf war among key actors in his administration. Last week, Mnangagwa's spokesperson George Charamba took a dig at officials in the ministry of Information, Publicity and Br...
Nelson Chamisa fears for his life 29 January 2019 HARARE - MDC leader Nelson Chamisa says his life is now in danger following his harassment by State security agents over the weekend, the Daily News can report. [Adz] [GoogleAd]  
Chamisa barred from Tuku funeral 27 January 2019 HARARE - Opposition leader Nelson Chamisa was yesterday prevented by overzealous State security agents from entering the National Sports Stadium in Harare to attend the funeral programme of the late global music legend, Oliver Mtukudzi. The decision to bar Chamisa soured the somber mood at the...
'Talks offer last chance for Zim' 24 January 2019 HARARE - The ball is now firmly in President Emmerson Mnangagwa's court to ensure that his mooted dialogue with opposition leader Nelson Chamisa and other key stakeholders kicks off soon, and in earnest — without allowing hardliners in Zanu PF to once again sabotage the process, analysts say. ...
Talks offer last chance for Zimbabwe 24 January 2019 HARARE - The ball is now firmly in President Emmerson Mnangagwa's court to ensure that his mooted dialogue with opposition leader Nelson Chamisa and other key stakeholders kicks off soon, and in earnest — without allowing hardliners in Zanu PF to once again sabotage the process, analysts say. ...
ED goes after rogue soldiers and invites Chamisa, for talks 23 January 2019 HARARE - President Emmerson Mnangagwa, who first swept to power through a popular military coup in November 2017 — yesterday vowed to bring to book rogue members of Zimbabwe's gung-ho military who left a trail of blood around the country during last week's fuel protests. Analysts who spoke to ...
Chamisa raises alarm over security situation 23 January 2019 HARARE - The Nelson Chamisa-led MDC yesterday said it had written to the Southern Africa Development Community (Sadc), the African Union (AU) and the United Nations (UN) to swiftly intervene in the deteriorating security and economic situation claiming that hundreds of its party officials includi...
We won't impeach Mnangagwa: MDC 23 January 2019 HARARE - MDC legislators said they were not going to be used by Zanu PF to fight their factional battles through the planned impeachment of President Emmerson Mnangagwa. This comes amid high fears over the plot to impeach Mnangagwa who initially swept into office in November 2017, following a ...
Chamisa prays for violence victims 21 January 2019 HARARE - MDC leader Nelson Chamisa on Friday visited hospitals to see victims of the violence that took place during the recent three-day stay-away, which claimed the lives of at least 12 people, according to civil society organisations. Scores of people were injured during the disturbances th...
MDC meets over economic crisis 13 January 2019 HARARE - The Nelson Chamisa-led MDC will this week meet to discuss the way forward on how to put more pressure on President Emmerson Mnangagwa to solve the current economic crisis. MDC spokesperson Jacob Mafume told the Daily News on Sunday yesterday that Chamisa will deliver an address on the...
MDC in fix over MPs luxury cars 12 January 2019 HARARE - As Treasury prepares to splurge millions of scarce United States dollars on luxury utility vehicles (SUVs) for legislators serving in the ninth Parliament, MDC representatives and their leader Nelson Chamisa, are in a quandary as to what to do — after their Zanu PF counterparts recently ...
More pressure for MDC, Zanu PF dialogue 12 January 2019 BULAWAYO - The National Reclamation Assembly (NRA), an affiliate organisation of the MDC Alliance, has also piled pressure on the main political actors in the country to immediately consider dialogue to save the country, which is on the verge of imploding. The call by NRA comes after, the Zimb...
Hawks foil ED, Chamisa talks . . . as Zanu PF, MDC zealots oppose dialogue 11 January 2019 HARARE - The much-talked about talks between President Emmerson Mnangagwa and opposition leader Nelson Chamisa are being frustrated by hardliners within both the ruling Zanu PF and the MDC, the Daily News can reveal today. This comes after both Mnangagwa and Chamisa separately said this week t...
MDC should proffer solutions to crises 10 January 2019 HARARE - While it is the MDC's democratic right to demonstrate over the worsening economic situation in the country, we also expect its shadow government to proffer solutions on the on-going crisis. The MDC should by now have learnt that demonstrations alone will not wake up a Zanu PF governme...
Zanu PF to finalise Chamisa's Con-Court bill 8 January 2019 HARARE - Zanu PF's legal team is yet to come up with the bill of costs in the presidential suit they won at the Constitutional Court in August last year against Movement for Democratic Change leader Nelson Chamisa. In an interview with the Daily News this week, team leader Canaan Dube of Dube,...
Release results: Chamisa urges DRC 8 January 2019 HARARE - MDC leader Nelson Chamisa has called on the electoral authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to release results of the just-ended presidential election in that country. Kinshasa has delayed the announcement of preliminary results from the crucial presidential election, ...
'ED must admit failure' 5 January 2019 HARARE - As Zimbabwe's economy continues to deteriorate, the opposition MDC has implored President Emmerson Mnangagwa to admit failure and open way for negotiations towards the setting up of a national transitional authority to stabilise the country. Following a month-old strike by junior doct...
MDC calls for probe into crashed military chopper 4 January 2019 HARARE - Nelson Chamisa's opposition MDC has called for an inquiry into an Alouette III helicopter that was forced into crash landing in the Mchakazi area in Gutu Central this week. The helicopter crash-landed near Ranga School after it developed a fault while airborne. According to State T...
Reviving the 'New Zim' dream in 2019 1 January 2019 HARARE - As Zimbabweans enter 2019 from a forgettable festive season, probably the worst in the past decade, uncertainty abounds about Emmerson Mnangagwa's government. Zimbabweans are deeply concerned about the rapid deterioration in the economy since November 2017. But what would have been th...
Pay civil servants in hard currency: Chamisa 31 December 2018 HARARE - Government should make efforts to pay civil servants salaries in foreign currency, MDC president Nelson Chamisa has said. This comes as the on-going strike by doctors has entered its fourth week, after the government failed to address their grievances and demands — resulting in operat...
Zanu PF youths utter vile threats 29 December 2018 HARARE - With a few days to go into the new year, the omens don't look good politically in 2019, following the Zanu PF youth league's ominous threats this week against the country's opposition forces, the Daily News can report. In shocking remarks which have evoked bad memories of Zimbabwe's b...
Mutodi rubbishes Chamisa-Ramaphosa talks 29 December 2018 HARARE - Information, Publicity and Broadcasting Services deputy minister Energy Mutodi has rubbished claims by Nelson Chamisa that he met with President Cyril Ramaphosa last week to seek help from SA to break Zimbabwe's political and economic impasse. Mutodi said SA ambassador to Zimbabwe Mph...
Zanu PF youth leader targets Chamisa, supporters 29 December 2018 HARARE - With a few days to go into the new year, the omens don’t look good politically in 2019, following the Zanu PF youth league’s ominous threats this week against the country’s opposition forces, the Daily News can report.   [Adz] [GoogleAd]
Chamisa ramps up ED pressure 27 December 2018 HARARE - Opposition leader Nelson Chamisa is ratcheting up the pressure on President Emmerson Mnangagwa in a bid to energise the frustratingly slow tempo of the much-talked about national dialogue meant to end the country's deepening economic crisis. This comes as long-suffering citizens are e...