Articles tagged 'zanu pf womens league'

Zanu PF women demand 50-50 share of power 9 January 2018 HARARE - Zanu PF Women's League has made a ”non-negotiable” demand of 50 percent share of the ruling party's political power. According to the ruling party's central committee report presented to the 2017 special extraordinary congress, the women's league said females still don't have enough r...
Mahoka, Moyo off the hook 7 July 2017 HARARE - The ruling party has developed cold feet on its pronouncements about two months ago that it would press criminal charges against former women's league executive members, Eunice Sandi-Moyo and Sarah Mahoka on allegations of abusing their respective offices, the Daily News can report. F...
SOUTHERN NEWS: Axe hangs over Sandi-Moyo 5 July 2017 BULAWAYO - Provincial Affairs minister Eunice Sandi-Moyo's future in President Robert Mugabe's government hangs in the balance after pressure was brought to bear on her to resign from her position in the powerful Zanu PF women's league. Zanu PF insiders said Sandi-Moyo's position in government...
I'm unfazed: Sandi-Moyo 11 May 2017 HARARE - Bulawayo Provincial Affairs minister Eunice Sandi-Moyo has said she is unfazed by the way she was forced out as the Zanu PF women's league deputy secretary. Sandi-Moyo and Sarah Mahoka resigned from the women's league last month, bringing to an end their acrimonious divorce from the r...
Moyo, Mahoka challenge Grace 11 April 2017 HARARE - Former Zanu PF women's league bigwigs, Eunice Sandi Moyo and Sarah Mahoka, have thrown down the gauntlet at powerful First Lady Grace Mugabe to provide the evidence that shows that the duo misappropriated funds donated to the wing by well-wishers. Until the two women's fall from grace...
Sandi Moyo, Mahoka quit women's league 6 April 2017 HARARE - First Lady Grace Mugabe's allies Eunice Sandi Moyo and Sarah Mahoka have resigned from the women's league, bringing to an end their acrimonious divorce from the Zanu PF influential wing following weeks of unrest sparked by mega demonstrations held against them by irate members. Mahoka...
Zanu PF wars get even hotter 3 April 2017 HARARE - President Robert Mugabe's warring ruling Zanu PF will hold two crucial meetings this week, which could determine the fate of some top party officials — as the former liberation movement's mindless bloodletting continues unabated. This comes as State media reports suggested at the week...
Fazed G40 in total disarray 30 March 2017 HARARE - The Zanu PF faction which is rabidly opposed to Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa succeeding President Robert Mugabe is said to be at “sixes and sevens” as the ruling party's deadly tribal, factional and succession wars reach a tipping point. Well-placed sources within the burning for...
Cunning Grace controls fallout 29 March 2017 HARARE - In a surprising turn of events, the top 50 office bearers of the Zanu PF women's league, who met in Harare yesterday, did not make a definitive public pronouncement on the fate of embattled party heavyweights Eunice Sandi Moyo and Sarah Mahoka — instead passing the buck on the hot potato...
Grace drowns Moyo, Mahoka 28 March 2017 HARARE - As expected, powerful First Lady Grace Mugabe and her influential Zanu PF women's league yesterday sacked embattled party heavyweights Eunice Sandi Moyo and Sarah Mahoka from within their ranks — meaning that it may be a matter of time before the two are in turn jettisoned altogether fro...
More chaos hits Mugabe's Zanu PF 27 March 2017 HARARE - Outspoken Manicaland Provincial Affairs minister, Mandiitawepi Chimene — who could become the latest Zanu PF bigwig today to face a demonstration by her party comrades, for taking on Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa — says “only death can stop me” from continuing to defend President Rob...
'Women's league rift damages Zanu PF' 27 March 2017 HARARE - Former Mashonaland Central youth leader  Godfrey Tsenengamu has warned that the turmoil in the women's league could claim Zanu PF's scalp in next year's polls while leaping to the defence of the embattled Eunice Sandi Moyo and Sarah Mahoka, who are facing the boot over allegations of plo...
Sandi fights fire with fire 24 March 2017 HARARE - Zanu PF women's league deputy secretary, Eunice Sandi Moyo, yesterday thumbed her nose at her fellow ruling party bigwigs who are pushing for her summary expulsion from the strife-torn former liberation movement. Addressing a hastily-arranged press conference yesterday, the emotional ...
Grace cuts allies loose 23 March 2017 HARARE - In a surprising twist to Zanu PF's deadly tribal, factional and succession wars, party supporters yesterday held demonstrations across the country demanding the immediate sacking of women's league heavyweights Sarah Mahoka and Eunice Sandi Moyo. The stunning development came amid clai...
Zanu PF women's league hits campaign trail 2 February 2017 HARARE - Zanu PF women's league has said it will soon meet to finalise a planned campaign to mobilise support for 92-year-old President Robert Mugabe ahead of the 2018 elections, a senior official has said. The league's secretary for finance, Sarah Mahoka, told the Daily News that now that Pre...
I remain close to Grace: Mahoka 5 January 2017 HARARE - Militant Zanu PF women's league finance secretary Sarah Mahoka has said she remains close to President Robert Mugabe's wife, Grace, despite claims that the two no longer see eye-to-eye. There had been assertions that the First Lady — who leads the Zanu PF women's league as its secreta...
Grace Mugabe designs Zanu PF regalia 17 December 2016 HARARE - Zanu PF awarded President Robert Mugabe's wife, Grace, the job to design the party's new regalia, which was unveiled at the Masvingo annual conference yesterday. The First Lady has always bragged that she is a fashionista, with her husband claiming she even makes her own clothes. [...
Women's league fights for VP post 2 October 2016 HARARE - The Zanu PF women's league has upped its battle to regain one of the ruling party's two vice presidency posts, as insiders opposed to VP Emmerson Mnangagwa succeeding President Robert Mugabe vowed yesterday that this would happen at the expense of the Midlands godfather. At the same t...
Zanu PF Women's League hunts Mnangagwa 13 August 2016 HARARE - The unrelenting pressure that is being exerted on Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa within President Robert Mugabe's warring Zanu PF is expected to reach a climax in December when the ruling party holds its annual conference in Masvingo. Well-placed sources told the Daily News yesterd...
'Plot to murder' Sarah Mahoka 16 February 2016 HARARE - The Zanu PF war to succeed President Robert Mugabe is getting nastier by the day, amid claims that a hit had been ordered against forthright women's league secretary for finance, Sarah Mahoka — who recently skinned embattled Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa in Harare. The straight-ta...
Declare ambitions, Mnangagwa urged 9 February 2016 HARARE - The Zanu PF women's league, which is agitating for President Robert Mugabe to appoint a woman as one of his two deputies before the end of this year — in a move that could put paid to embattled Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa's mooted presidential aspirations — is shaking things up aga...
Chinamasa 'stalls' women's quota resolution — League 27 January 2016 HARARE - The Zanu PF women's league has accused the party's secretary for legal affairs Patrick Chinamasa of sitting on their conference resolution to ensure the rise of a female vice president in the ruling party. Efforts to get comment from Chinamasa were futile as he was not answering calls...
Will Grace succeed husband? 27 July 2014 HARARE - First Lady Grace Mugabe's formal endorsement to take over the leadership of the Zanu PF Women's League, is widely viewed as a first step towards succeeding husband President Robert Mugabe if he decides to quit. While some analysts say she is seeking political power for herself amid qu...