Robert Mugabe agreed on Sunday to resign as Zimbabwe’s president hours after the ruling ZANU-PF party fired him as its leader following 37 years in charge, a source familiar with the negotiations said. ZANU-PF had given the 93-year-old less than 24 hours to quit as head of state or face...
Harare – Zimbabwe’s ruling party, Zanu PF, through its central committee today resolved to expel and ban for life the first lady of the country Grace Mugabe, along with several powerful figures. In what the party called ‘realignment’ and ‘self-cleansing’ exercise, over 18 powerful figures were expelled, while the President,...
Harare – Zimbabwe’s President Robert Gabriel Mugabe has been summarily dismissed from his party position as first secretary and leader of his Zanu PF party, while his deputy, Emmerson Mnangagwa, fired just over 11 days ago has been reinstated. This came after the most authoritative body in the party, the...
Zimbabwe’s ruling Zanu PF party’s Central Committee has convened today to discuss recommendations by its provincial coordinating committees. It is expected that the sitting will recall the country’s President, Robert Mugabe, and instruct all Members of Parliament to move a motion to impeach the nonagenarian. After more than 4 decades...
South African President Jacob Zuma said on Saturday the African region was committed to supporting “the people of Zimbabwe” after a military takeover and that he was cautiously optimistic that the situation there could be resolved amicably. There had been worries in Zimbabwe that the South African leader was trying...
Thousands of people have taken to the streets in several major cities and towns in Zimbabwe today demanding the country’s President Robert Mugabe leave office immediately, while heaping praise on the country's military, which intervened and nipped Mugabe's administrative powers on Monday. The largest attendances are in the country’s capital...
Zimbabwe's President, Robert Mugabe, who remains confined at his private residence in Borrowdale Brooke residence in the country's capital appears to insist on hubris as he attempts to find just another lifeline to prolong his monopoly of the state by seeking intervention from South Africa's President, Jacob Zuma. Mugabe was...
Developing: Zimbabwe's military has taken over and announced it is keeping Mugabe safe. In a statement delivered via national broadcaster ZBC the army announced it was stepping in to protect the country. The army encourage people to limit unnecessary movement. The army assured the country that President Mugabe, whom they still reffered to...
Zimbabwe's political situation has entered tense and unpredictable waters, territories the nation has never entered before. It has been brewing for a long time, largely because of a number of factors, included but not limited to President Mugabe's refusal to deal with succession, his deliberate use of force in...
An army insider has told Khuluma Afrika that 'The Generals are done talking' after we posed questions about a statement released by Zanu PFs Youth League, and more light regarding a statement by their Commander, General Chiwenga yesterday. The army insider who we cannot name at this time refused to...
Several youths from Zimbabwe's ruling party Zanu PF, and other affiliate organisations have disowned and dissociated themselves from a statement issued by youth leader Kudzai Chipanga supposedly on behalf of youths. Student representatives from ZINASU, members of the National Youth Service (Border Gezi), and Zanu PF youths from different provinces...