Articles tagged 'zanu pf'

Mpofu denies growing rich off govt corruption 23 September 2018 HARARE - Zanu PF secretary for administration Obert Mpofu sits down for a wide-ranging interview with the Daily on Sunday's Mugove Tafirenyika. Find below excerpts of the interview. Q: Zanu PF has introduced a new model where senior party officials like you are domiciled here at the headquarte...
Trust, sincerity key in dialogue 21 September 2018 HARARE - There are instances in life when we opt to resort to the basics in shaping key life trends, including political directions. Dialogue, in essence refers to a conversation between two or more people or groupings. It is opposed to monologue, which is a conversation within the self. Pe...
Zanu PF looks to revive business empire 21 September 2018 HARARE - President Emmerson Mnangagwa's ruling Zanu PF is looking to revive its fallen business empire, crippled by  gross mismanagement and corruption. In an exclusive interview with the Daily News, which will be published in full in our sister Sunday paper, the ruling party's administration ...
MPs walk out of Parly in ED protest 19 September 2018 HARARE - There are fears of a “complete breakdown” in relations between the ruling Zanu PF and the MDC as opposition legislators launched a campaign of parliamentary guerrilla tactics to cause maximum disruption to President Emmerson Mnangagwa's State opening of Parliament yesterday. Thabitha ...
Zanu PF hijacks women's bank 18 September 2018 HARARE - There are fears that Zanu PF is hijacking the Zimbabwe Women's Microfinance Bank (ZWMB), after several women were recently turned away from a meeting which took place at a Bulawayo hotel on the basis that they were not card-carrying ruling party members. The Daily News is reliably inf...
Zanu PF expels 'rogue' party member 18 September 2018 MUTARE - The ruling Zanu PF has expelled Talent Kadzima who stood as an independent candidate in the Nyanga South National Assembly elections. Kadzima, defied the party and stood as an independent candidate after she lost the primaries to Supa Mandiwanzira, the former Information Communication...
ED courts fired Zanu PF rebels 17 September 2018 HARARE - ZANU PF has extended an olive branch to former party cadres who were sacked between 2014 and last year. The Daily News can reveal that Zanu PF functionaries — acting on instructions from President Emmerson Mnangagwa — have been in touch with some of the expelled members in a bid to st...
Mnangagwa courts fired Zanu PF rebels 17 September 2018 HARARE - Zanu PF has extended an olive branch to former party cadres who were sacked between 2014 and last year.
Hefty perks for fired old guard 16 September 2018 HARARE - President Emmerson Mnangagwa has thrown a lifeline to his fellow comrades-in-arms whom he dropped from his Cabinet more than a week ago by giving them plum jobs at the Zanu PF headquarters, complete with perks similar to those enjoyed by his ministers. The Daily News on Sunday can r...
MPs challenged to forego cars 16 September 2018 HARARE - ZANU PF MPs have called on colleagues in Parliament to forgo their perks including top-of-the-range vehicles worth over $20m that government is set to buy them and channel the resources towards combating the cholera epidemic that has so far claimed more than 25 lives. Following an exp...
Golden handshake for Zanu PF old guard 16 September 2018 HARARE - President Emmerson Mnangagwa has thrown a lifeline to his fellow comrades-in-arms whom he dropped from his Cabinet more than a week ago by giving them plum jobs at the Zanu PF headquarters, complete with perks similar to those enjoyed by his ministers.
Victims of violence suffer in silence: ZPP 12 September 2018 HARARE - Most victims of politically-motivated violence and other human rights violations triggered by the disputed July 30 polls suffered abuse silently as they feared reprisals, a report by the Zimbabwe Peace Project (ZPP) said. According to ZPP, of the country’s 10 provinces, Harare had the...
Politburo settles for Mudenda 11 September 2018 HARARE - ZANU PF has decided to keep Speaker of the National Assembly Jacob Mudenda in his position following a politburo resolution at the party's headquarters yesterday, the Daily News can reveal. Speculation had been rife that Mudenda could face a challenge for the job to preside over the n...
Dumped Zanu PF bigwigs get lifeline 11 September 2018 HARARE - Zanu PF bigwigs who failed to make it in President Emmerson Mnangagwa's Cabinet including former Home Affairs minister Obert Mpofu have been redeployed to work for the ruling party on a full-time basis. The decision was taken at yesterday's Zanu PF politburo meeting held at the party ...
Dube throws in towel 10 September 2018 BULAWAYO - Former Makokoba legislator Tshinga Dube has said he was not going to contest for the seat again saying it was time he passed on the baton. Dube lost to MDC Alliance's James Sithole in the just-ended July 30 elections, leaving him feeling let down following his huge investment in the...
MDC supporters under siege in Mutasa 8 September 2018 MUTARE - Mutasa Central MDC Alliance MP-elect Trevor Saruwaka has accused Zanu PF of abusing the country’s legal system to haunt his supporters following his July 30 re-election through a blitz of arrests that has seen four wallowing in prison with eight-month sentences while five are still on tr...
ED flies into raging storm 7 September 2018 HARARE - President Emmerson Mnangagwa returned from a five-day visit to China early yesterday morning to be confronted with soaring prices of mostly basic commodities and rising shortages. Mnangagwa left the country for China a few days after his inauguration last week. He returned home yes...
Zanu PF, MDC Alliance celebrate together 6 September 2018 HARARE - ZANU PF and MDC Alliance supporters yesterday demonstrated a rare sign of political maturity when they gathered at Africa Unity Square to celebrate the swearing-in of their Members of Parliament (MPs). The two sets of supporters are traditionally sworn enemies especially during electi...
Belling Zim's electoral-ideological cat 5 September 2018 HARARE - It will take a while yet for the national after effect of the 2018 harmonised election to wear off. Praise singers of Emmerson Mnangagwa will continue justifying his eventual victory while those of the opposition will continue to cast extremely negative aspersions to it. What will, ho...
Do we need deputy ministers? 5 September 2018 HARARE - There is consensus among Zimbabweans that the improvement in the country's economic fortunes will hinge on the Cabinet to be appointed by President Emmerson Mnangagwa. We agree with Zimbabweans from various sectors and from the ruling Zanu PF party itself who believe that only a youth...
Maziwisa, Pambuka fraud case continues 5 September 2018 HARARE - The trial of former Zanu PF legislator Psychology Maziwisa and television personality Oscar Pambuka will continue on September 18 with an inspection in loco at the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Centre (ZBC) at Pockets Hill in Harare. The inspection in loco by the courts is meant to establish ...
'Time to move out of political mood' 5 September 2018 MUTARE - Zanu PF Makoni South MP-elect Misheck Mataranyika has challenged the nation to quickly move out of the phase of political contestation and focus on development if the country's economy is to be lifted out of the doldrums. Mataranyika told hundreds of Chimene villagers under Chief Mako...
Chamisa stalls ED's Cabinet 3 September 2018 HARARE - President Emmerson Mnangagwa, has delayed announcing his Cabinet to give talks with youthful MDC Alliance leader Nelson Chamisa a chance, highly-placed sources told the Daily News yesterday. Zimbabwe has been without a Cabinet since August 26, when Mnangagwa took oath of office after ...
Changing age limits must be resisted 3 September 2018 HARARE - The debate in Zanu PF on plans by some in the ruling party to push for a constitutional amendment that will raise the minimum presidential age limit from the current 40 to between 55 and 60 years is very retrogressive. Clearly, the suggested constitutional amendment is being mooted pr...
Deep fear silences Zanu PF women 2 September 2018 HARARE - Since taking over from Mugabe with the assistance of the military in November last year, President Emmerson Mnangagwa has faced criticism for doing very little to achieve gender parity in the top echelons of his government. His ruling Zanu PF party's constitution specifically provides...