Articles tagged 'singapore'

Grace Mugabe, son enjoy Singapore 27 June 2018 HARARE - While many Zimbabweans have been wondering how the former first family have been of late, it has come out through various pictures that former first lady Grace Mugabe and her son Robert Jnr have been keeping fit by jogging. The two were taken pictures and videos while running in a bot...
Donald Trump-Kim Jong-un Singapore summit on June 12 6 June 2018 WASHINGTON - After what seemed like an endless back-and-forth, a highly-anticipated summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Singapore on June 12 is officially on - again. Trump made the announcement on Friday after welcoming Kim Jong-un's right-hand man,...
Tsvangirai, Mugabe health a big concern 19 September 2017 HARARE - Former Prime Minister and MDC president Morgan Tsvangirai is a giant of Zimbabwe's politics and his reported deteriorating health, which prompted him being airlifted to South Africa for emergency treatment, is not good news for most Zimbabweans. The news is so depressing as it comes a...
I helped Bona Mugabe: Mutsvangwa 12 August 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans Association (ZNLWVA) chairperson Christopher Mutsvangwa has claimed that he assisted the First Family in facilitating the relocation of Bona Mugabe to Hong Kong after she was deported from Australia. Bona was deported from Australia in 2008 an...
Mugabe in horror return 16 July 2017 HARARE - President Robert Mugabe had a horrific return from Singapore yesterday as his wife, Grace, was first involved in an accident just outside the Harare International Airport, while a few minutes later, one of his outriders got involved in a horrendous accident, the Daily News can report. ...
Concern over Mugabe's health 14 July 2017 HARARE - As political parties begin their intense preparations for next year's make-or-break polls, there is concern within and outside the ruling Zanu PF on whether President Robert Mugabe would be able to handle a punishing last-stand presidential campaign in view of his advanced age and increa...
I'm praying for Mugabe's health: Chamisa 4 April 2017 HARARE - MDC's Nelson Chamisa, pictured, has said he is praying for good health for President Robert Mugabe so he lives beyond 2018 “to see a new MDC-run Zimbabwe in which he will need not travel overseas for healthcare.” This comes as the 93-year-old leader continues to splurge millions on fr...
Outrage over Mugabe's Singapore medical treatment 3 March 2017 HARARE - Opposition parties have slammed President Robert Mugabe for seeking medical treatment in Singapore amid a deepening crisis in the country's health sector following a crippling doctors' strike. Mugabe flew out of the country early Wednesday to the Far East country for health check-up, ...
Mugabe takes medical leave 2 March 2017 HARARE - Fresh from celebrating his 93rd birthday in Matobo with thousands of Zanu PF supporters last weekend, President Robert Mugabe flew out to Singapore in the wee hours of yesterday for what his office said was for a “scheduled” health check-up. Presidential spokesperson George Charamba, ...
Manyuchi intensifies bout preps 17 February 2017 HARARE - Charles Manyuchi has stepped up preparations for the defence of his World Boxing Council (WBC) Silver Welterweight title next month in Singapore. Manyuchi, whose incredible life story has inspired those around him in the country and across Africa, will defend his title when he faces Q...
Malunga backs Manyuchi 31 January 2017 HARARE - Chris Malunga believes Charles Manyuchi's title defence in March is just another pit-stop for the World Boxing Council (WBC) silver welterweight holder on the way to becoming a world champion. Manyuchi (20-2-1, 12 KOs), became the WBC silver welterweight champion after beating Russia'...
Singapore anticipates Manyuchi bout 31 January 2017 HARARE - Top Singapore boxing promoter Alexander Shah says the world title bout set for March 25 is an opportunity for the island city-state to show the world that it can become the next Las Vegas of world boxing. Charles Manyuchi is set to defend his World Boxing Council silver welterweight t...
Fresh row over Mugabe's trips 30 January 2017 HARARE - President Robert Mugabe's latest trip to Ethiopia, which came barely 24 hours after he had returned home from his annual and taxpayer-funded month-long sojourn in the Far East, has triggered fresh anger and heated debate among long-suffering Zimbabweans. Angry opposition parties and c...
Anger at First Family's lavish use of tax money 11 January 2017 HARARE - The First Family's holiday break in the Far East has already been branded a PR disaster after the couple allegedly salted away millions for the annual jamboree after scaling back financial perks for public sector employees, and as First Lady Grace Mugabe is under fire for purchasing a $1...
Mugabe savaged over Far East trip 22 December 2016 HARARE - President Robert Mugabe has once again come under heavy fire for taking his family on a long and expensive annual holiday to the Far East — and, as usual, shunning local tourism destinations. Mugabe flew out of Zimbabwe on Tuesday night, accompanied by his family and a large contingen...
Makwanya rallies Sables 13 November 2015 HARARE - Zimbabwe rugby vice-captain Tichafara Makwanya believes the Sables have given up a lot to travel for the inaugural Hong Kong Cup of Nations which should serve as motivation in their quest to leave a mark at the tournament. The Sables are up against the hosts today in the World Rugby-s...
Mugabe back, flies out same day 24 May 2014 HARARE - President Robert Mugabe returned home from a medical check-up in Singapore yesterday but within hours, he was on a plane to South Africa to attend today’s swearing-in of President Jacob Zuma of South Africa. Mugabe spent more than a week in the south-eastern Asian state, leading to re...
Drama as Mugabe visits clinic 22 May 2014 HARARE - President Robert Mugabe's wife Grace was captured on camera trying unsuccessfully to stop a cameraman from filming her 90-year-old husband as the First Family arrived at the Gleneagles Hospital in Singapore. Footage released by British public broadcaster Channel 4 on Tuesday shows Mug...
Mugabe's health info important 19 May 2014 HARARE - Genuine concern is once again being expressed about President Robert Mugabe’s state of health, after he embarked on yet another visit to Singapore last week for a “routine” eye check-up. Mugabe’s visit to the South-East Asian city state, is his third this year alone — all of them for ...
Mugabe returns to Singapore 14 May 2014 HARARE - President Robert Mugabe returned to Singapore yesterday for more medical treatment.
We're under a personalistic regime 4 March 2014 HARARE - The past two weeks have illustrated that Zimbabwe has all the traits of a personalistic regime. The life of the country virtually revolves around one person — President Robert Mugabe. Personalistic regimes have been defined as systems in which one powerful individual dominates the ...
Mugabe returns from medical checkup 23 February 2014 HARARE - President Robert Mugabe yesterday returned home in time for his 28th anniversary birthday celebrations in Marondera today. Mugabe spent his 90th birthday on Friday in Singapore where he had gone for an eye operation. George Charamba, Mugabe’s spokesperson, told the Daily News yeste...
Mugabe off to Singapore 18 February 2014 HARARE - President Robert Mugabe yesterday flew to Singapore for medical check-ups, his spokesperson George Charamba confirmed. Charamba said Mugabe, who turns 90 on Friday, will return on Saturday. “The president has gone to Singapore,” Charamba said. “He is going for the second eye pro...
Red Bull slam 'unfair' Vettel boos 24 September 2013 LONDON - Red Bull boss Christian Horner lashed out at the fans who continue to boo Formula One championship leader Sebastian Vettel and suggested they were hurting the young German's feelings. Horner said it was "unfair" to boo Vettel, who has suffered repeated ill-treatment this year and was ...