Articles tagged 'solomon mujuru'

Mujuru family divided over property 22 May 2018 HARARE - Former vice president Joice Mujuru is at loggerheads with her step-children over a Borrowdale house, which the offspring of the late retired general Solomon Mujuru want to have a share of. This emerged at a family meeting held on Friday at the Master of High Court, where the issue of ...
Coroner's Bill hopeless: Mujuru 24 September 2017 HARARE - Opposition leader and former vice president Joice Mujuru is not pinning her hopes on the Coroner's Office Bill to finally bring closure to the mysterious death of her husband, Solomon, who died in an inferno at their Beatrice farm in 2011. If anything, the former ruling Zanu PF stalwa...
Regretful Mujuru savages Mugabe 8 February 2017 HARARE - Former Vice President Joice Mujuru says she “regrets” that she had not spoken out earlier against the excesses of President Robert Mugabe, Zanu PF and the government while she was still in the ruling party. Addressing civil society organisations in Bulawayo last week,  Mujuru also lai...
Zanu PF killed Rex — Mujuru 10 October 2016 HARARE - As mystery continues to surround the death of liberation war icon General Solomon Mujuru in an inferno at his Beatrice farm in 2011, his widow and former vice president, Joice Mujuru, (pictured) has once again suggested that he may have been killed by the couple's Zanu PF enemies to pave...
Fresh questions emerge over Solomon Mujuru death 16 August 2016 HARARE - A panicked Zanu PF has gone into overdrive in its desperate bid to scupper the pending 2018 electoral deal between opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai and former Vice President Joice Mujuru, while throwing up all kinds of political conspiracies about the revered liberation struggle icon,...
'Mugabe's Mujuru attacks baseless' 27 March 2016 HARARE - President Robert Mugabe's continued hounding of former Vice President Joice Mujuru, the wife of the late revered liberation struggle icon, Retired General Solomon Mujuru, has been savaged by observers as senseless. They also told the Daily News on Sunday yesterday that knowing the pre...
Mujuru ghost haunts Mugabe 21 March 2016 HARARE - President Robert Mugabe's continued attacks on the late liberation struggle icon, General Solomon Mujuru, are a sign of “cowardice and a terrible indictment on his leadership style”, Zimbabwe People First (ZPF) spokesperson Rugare Gumbo says. Commenting on the nonagenarian's untested ...
Mugabe loves power too much: Mujuru 4 March 2016 HARARE - Our chief writer Fungi Kwaramba (FK) spoke to former Vice President Joice Mujuru, who now leads the opposition Zimbabwe People First about her time in Zanu PF and her relationship with President Robert Mugabe. Find below excerpts from the interview.   FK: When you decided not to go to...
I will hunt down my husband's killers: Mujuru 4 March 2016 HARARE - Former Vice President Joice Mujuru says she will do everything in her power to get to the bottom of the controversial death of her decorated liberation struggle hero husband, Solomon — who she says was murdered before his body was burnt to ashes. Speaking in an exclusive interview wit...
They murdered my husband — Mujuru 23 February 2016 HARARE - Former Vice President Joice Mujuru has made sensational claims that her late husband, liberation struggle icon and decorated army general Solomon Mujuru, was murdered in August 2011. Speaking in an interview with the United Kingdom-domiciled Sunday Times at the weekend, Mujuru said wh...
Mujuru's brother threatens suicide 29 August 2015 HARARE - As emotions continue to boil over the disputed circumstances surrounding the death of liberation struggle icon General Solomon Mujuru, whose charred remains were found after a  suspicious fire in 2011, his elder brother Joel says he has often contemplated suicide because of the “painful”...
'We'll find Gen Mujuru killers' 27 August 2015 HARARE - With emotions boiling anew over the disputed circumstances surrounding the death of liberation struggle icon General Solomon Mujuru in a mysterious fire at his Beatrice farm in 2011, as well as the post-congress Zanu PF's continued desecration of his name, his family says they are determ...
Renewed tension over Solomon Mujuru's death 18 August 2015 HARARE - Emotions are boiling over again regarding the circumstances surrounding the death of liberation struggle icon General Solomon Mujuru in a mysterious fire at his Beatrice farm — just outside Harare — in 2011, as well as the post-congress Zanu PF's continued desecration of his name. Thi...
Dongo rallies behind Mujuru 14 August 2015 HARARE - In line with the adage that a week is a long time in politics, firebrand war veteran Margaret Dongo yesterday pledged her loyalty to former Vice President Joice Mujuru, dispelling concerns that she was working against the “original” Zanu PF formation that uses the slogan People First, wh...
Solomon Mujuru died a 'pauper' 15 June 2015 HARARE - In a stunning revelation likely to stump the enemies of ex-Vice President Joice Mujuru, the executor of her late husband Solomon Mujuru's estate says it is in debt to the tune of $2 million-plus. This also comes amid reports that the ex-liberation fighter's family has not been involve...
'Zanu PF leaders cowards' 6 April 2015 HARARE - Firebrand war veteran Margaret Dongo has branded Zanu PF politburo members as cowards who were “only brave enough to hound” former Vice President Joice Mujuru after her powerful husband, General Solomon Mujuru, had died. Speaking in an interview with the Daily News yesterday, Dongo — ...
Zanu PF in flames over Mujuru claims 5 April 2015 HARARE - President Robert Mugabe's warring Zanu PF is on fire over contentious claims that General Solomon Mujuru plotted, with his much-harassed widow Joice, to oust and assassinate the nonagenarian before the revered late liberation war icon's charred remains were found after a mysterious infer...
20 children claim Mujuru's estate 21 March 2015 HARARE - Former Vice President Joice Mujuru says she will challenge the paternity of some of the numerous children who are angling around the estate of her late husband, General Solomon Mujuru. At least 20 children are claiming a stake in the late liberation war icon's vast estate, believed to...
'Solomon Mujuru wanted Mugabe out' 18 January 2015 HARARE - A fortnight after igniting a political brouhaha over his take of the Gukurahundi massacres of the early 1980s in Matabeleland and the Midlands, State media columnist, Nathaniel Manheru — widely understood to be President Robert Mugabe's spokesperson George Charamba — has stirred another ...
Explain Mujuru death: Brother 26 November 2014 HARARE - The late Solomon Mujuru's elder brother, Joel, says Zanu PF's increasingly violent factional succession wars have cast fresh doubts on the circumstances surrounding his young brother's much-debated death in a mysterious inferno three years ago. As a result, he told the Daily News in a...
'Solomon Mujuru scared Mugabe' 2 November 2014 HARARE - Outspoken war veteran and former intelligence officer, Margaret Dongo, has made sensational claims that President Robert Mugabe was so scared of the late Solomon Mujuru that he allegedly watched helplessly as the rapacious former army commander-turned-businessman acquired wealth often th...
Solomon haunted in grave 30 October 2014 HARARE - As the Zanu PF politburo meets today, President Robert Mugabe faces the unenviable task of being forced to choose between his demanding wife Grace and his historically close relationship with the late liberation war hero Solomon Mujuru and his embattled widow, Joice. As well as being ...
I miss my husband terribly - Mujuru 19 August 2013 HARARE - Vice President Joice Mujuru has said she terribly misses her late husband, retired army general Solomon Mujuru, whose remains were found at his Beatrice farm following a mysterious fire. Magistrate Walter Chikwanha in March last year ruled out foul play following evidence gathered at ...
'I miss my husband terribly' 19 August 2013 HARARE - Vice President Joice Mujuru has said she terribly misses her late husband, retired army general Solomon Mujuru, whose remains were found at his Beatrice farm following a mysterious fire. Magistrate Walter Chikwanha in March last year ruled out foul play following evidence gathered at ...