Articles tagged 'people first'

Mujuru misses friends in Zanu PF 2 July 2017 HARARE - Ever since she was pushed out of Zanu PF in 2014, former vice president Joice Mujuru has struggled to set her political career on an upward trajectory. Upon exiting the ruling party, she found herself at the Zimbabwe People First (ZPF) as the party's interim leader. It was, however, n...
Harare rally examines Mujuru's credentials 23 June 2017 HARARE - Former Vice President and leader of the fledgling National People's Party (NPP) Joice Mujuru will have an idea of much work she has to do to convince her critics when she holds a rally in Harare's Kuwadzana high density suburb tomorrow -— amid widening rifts among her supporters in some ...
Mujuru's NPP readies for congress 23 May 2017 HARARE - Joice Mujuru’s opposition National People’s Party (NPP) is set to hold its elective convention in Harare next month. While her spokesperson, Gift Nyandoro, could not reveal the exact date of the fledgling party’s inaugural congress “for strategic and security reasons”, he told the Dai...
Mujuru must shape up or ship out: Paradza 28 March 2017 AUCKLAND - I am not going to analyse Joice Mujuru's performance in recent interviews on the BBC's HARDtalk and on Deutsche Welle's Conflict Zone point by point. Suffice to say she failed to sell herself and her party while on those platforms. Not only did she humiliate herself but she was a...
Mujuru troubles worry Tsvangirai 10 February 2017 HARARE - Opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai is apparently so concerned about the ugly fallout between Zimbabwe People First (ZPF) interim leader Joice Mujuru and the party's founding fathers, that he phoned one of these stalwarts on Wednesday — Didymus Mutasa — to express his disquiet about the ...
'Tsvangirai, Mujuru must act the same' 23 January 2017 HARARE - Stephen Chan, professor of world politics and international relations at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, says it is vital that opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai and former Vice President Joice Mujuru, who now leads the fledgling Zimbabwe People First (...
Mujuru solicits Tsvangirai help 7 January 2017 HARARE - Faced with a tough by-election in Bikita West in two weeks' time, former Vice President Joice Mujuru's Zimbabwe People First (ZPF) is banking on the heavyweight support of opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai in the crucial dress rehearsal for next year's eagerly-anticipated national elec...
ZPF bigger than Zanu PF: Mujuru 4 January 2017 HARARE - Former Vice President Joice Mujuru's Zimbabwe People First (ZPF) says it has already grown bigger than President Robert Mugabe's Zanu PF, which is riven by deadly and seemingly unstoppable tribal, factional and succession wars. Speaking to the Daily News yesterday, the party's spokesp...
Zanu PF plots Mujuru demise 4 October 2016 HARARE - As the political stock of former Vice President Joice Mujuru continues to grow, it has emerged that a panicking Zanu PF is escalating its plots to bring her down ahead of the country's eagerly-anticipated 2018 national elections. Well-placed Zanu PF sources who spoke to the Daily News...
Wait for bond notes, court tells Mujuru 29 September 2016 HARARE - Former Vice President Joice Mujuru will have to wait for the introduction of bond notes to pursue her lawsuit against the surrogate currency after the Constitutional Court(Con-Court) yesterday said her request for the suit to be heard was premature and speculative. Mujuru, through her...
Mujuru bond notes' hearing begins 28 September 2016 HARARE - The Constitutional Court will today hear an application by former Vice President Joice Mujuru (pictured)in which she is seeking to have government barred from introducing bond notes which are due to start circulating at the end of next month. Chief Justice Godfrey Chidyausiku granted ...
Mujuru threatens to 'expose' Mugabe 19 August 2016 HARARE - Zimbabwe People First (ZPF) leader Joice Mujuru, who has come under intense attacks from Zanu PF, has threatened to ''expose'' President Robert Mugabe and “revisionists” in her former party whom she accuses of trying to rewrite history. Mujuru has become a subject of Zanu PF relentles...
I will not revenge: Mujuru 7 August 2016 CHINHOYI - Former Vice President Joice Mujuru says despite having been harassed by President Robert Mugabe and his hangers-on, she holds no hard feelings and will not revenge in the event that she wins the 2018 elections. Addressing her Zimbabwe People First (ZPF) supporters in Mugabe's home p...
Mujuru's ouster: Fresh details 5 August 2016 HARARE - The ouster of former Vice President and  now Zimbabwe People First (ZPF) leader, Joice Mujuru, from both the ruling Zanu PF and the government was “a well-choreographed” move that was personally planned by President Robert Mugabe, a former Zanu PF youth official has claimed. Addressin...
Mujuru files bond notes lawsuit 3 August 2016 HARARE - Zimbabwe People First (ZPF) leader Joice Mujuru has filed a lawsuit challenging President Robert Mugabe over his government's decision to introduce bond notes. Mujuru, though her lawyer Gift Nyandoro of Hamunakwadi and Nyandoro Law Chambers, is seeking an order declaring the introduct...
Mujuru sues gvt over bond notes 1 August 2016 HARARE - Former Vice President Joice Mujuru is declaring war against the government's plans to introduce bond notes in its desperate bid to mitigate the country's worsening cash shortages, with the Zimbabwe People First (ZPF) leader set to back her vocal opposition to the “phantom currency” with ...
Mujuru savages Mugabe again 30 July 2016 HARARE - In a sensational outburst, former Vice President and now Zimbabwe People First leader, Joice Mujuru, says President Robert Mugabe must explain a myriad of abductions and disappearances of citizens critical of his rule since the nonagenarian assumed power in April 1980. This comes as M...
Mujuru: My ouster was long planned 25 July 2016 HARARE - Former Vice President and now Zimbabwe People First (ZPF) leader, Joice Mujuru, has made sensational claims that President Robert Mugabe began plotting her expulsion from Zanu PF and the government in 2006 — a mere two years after the nonagenarian had elevated her to the party's presidiu...
Don't be afraid, Mujuru tells vets 24 July 2016 HARARE - Former Vice President Joice Mujuru has come out strongly in support of war veterans, who served divorce papers on President Robert Mugabe on Thursday, telling them to resist all fear and intimidation by the nonagenarian's rattled government. Addressing a huge crowd that turned up in M...
All set for Mujuru rally in Marondera 23 July 2016 HARARE - Zimbabwe People First (ZPF) leader, Joice Mujuru, is expected to hold a rally today in Marondera, Mashonaland East — the home province of her late husband former army general Solomon Mujuru. The party's spokesperson, Jealous Mawarire, told the Daily News that Mujuru — President Robert...
Mujuru takes 2018 campaign to Mutare 14 July 2016 HARARE - Leader of the Zimbabwe People First (ZPF) Joice Mujuru is taking her 2018 election campaign to the eastern border city of Mutare this week. Mujuru's spokesperson Gift Nyandoro told the Daily News yesterday that Mujuru and her  party will this Saturday descend on Sakubva Stadium to add...
Mujuru calls for fresh elections 6 July 2016 HARARE - Amid debilitating chaos, former Vice President Joice Mujuru, who is now leading her own political outfit Zimbabwe People First (ZPF), has called on President Robert Mugabe to call for fresh elections, stating that the Zanu PF government has totally failed. Addressing journalists yeste...
Mujuru shuts up enemies 26 June 2016 HARARE - Former vice president and now Zimbabwe People First (ZPF) leader, Joice Mujuru, is increasingly coming into her political element, with the popular widow of the late liberation struggle icon, General Solomon Mujuru, pulling a massive crowd to her inaugural public rally in Harare yesterda...
'Unite or new leaders emerge' 26 June 2016 HARARE - Opposition political parties should unite and form a grand coalition so as to dislodge Zanu PF, failure of which new leadership will automatically emerge, social and political commentators contend. While former Vice President Joice Mujuru and MDC leader Morgan Tsvangirai have recently...
Mujuru calls for opposition unity 19 June 2016 BULAWAYO - Former Vice President Joice Mujuru yesterday called on opposition leaders to bury their differences and form a grand coalition to end President Robert Mugabe and Zanu PF's 36 years in power. Speaking at her first public rally that was attended by thousands of people at Bulawayo's St...