Articles tagged 'zanu pf youth league'

'Chefs plotting Mugabe ouster' 16 March 2017 HARARE - In a sensational claim — as Zanu PF's deadly tribal, factional and succession wars continue to escalate — the party's youth league says it no longer trusts many of President Robert Mugabe's top lieutenants, who it claims want to topple the nonagenarian from power before the much-awaited ...
Togarepi in dramatic volte-face 22 May 2016 HARARE - Zanu PF youth league boss Pupurai Togarepi has made a dramatic volte-face, pledging allegiance to First Lady Grace Mugabe and accusing his “excitable” detractors of creating a wedge between her and the powerful women's league boss. Togarepi was recently ousted from the youth league in...
Mugabe boots out top VP ally 8 May 2016 HARARE - President Robert Mugabe has all but endorsed the vote of no confidence that was recently passed against Zanu PF youth league boss Pupurai Togarepi by his executive, after the nonagenarian allowed him to be kicked out of Wednesday's politburo meeting in Harare. Well-placed Zanu PF sour...
'Mutsvangwa must shut up' 25 March 2016 HARARE - The Zanu PF youth league has implored ousted War Veterans minister Christopher Mutsvangwa to shut up, taking umbrage with his alleged continued disrespect for President Robert Mugabe. Speaking at a youth rally held at Rudhaka Stadium in Marondera on Wednesday, Zanu PF deputy youth sec...
Mujuru prevails 5 September 2014 HARARE - Zanu PF's highest decision making body, the politburo, on Wednesday upheld the Youth and Women's League election results, keeping alive vice president Joice Mujuru's bid to retain her post as second secretary. Led by President Robert Mugabe, the politburo, as expected, rejected a last...
I didn't rig election — Chipanga 15 August 2014 HARARE - Kudzanai Chipanga, the newly-elected deputy secretary for Zanu PF Youth League, has refuted allegations that he rigged his way to power, insisting he won in a free and fair contest. Chipanga, who is Makoni West legislator, defeated Tongai Kasukuwere in last week’s poll for one of the ...
Mujuru hits back 11 August 2014 HARARE - Vice President Joice Mujuru’s faction  emerged victorious  from the 6th Zanu PF Youth League elections, with her faction thoroughly walloping the Emmerson Mnangagwa group. The entrance into politics of First Lady Grace Mugabe was viewed by many, including those from the Mnangagwa fact...
Zanu PF's youth leader digs in 6 April 2014 HARARE - Zanu PF Youth League boss Absolom Sikhosana (pictured) has rubbished calls for him to resign to pave way for young blood. The 61-year-old Sikhosana told the Daily News in an interview yesterday that while he was appointed by President Robert Mugabe, it would be unwise for the youth wi...