Bulawayo - An explosion has rocked White City Stadium in Bulawayo where President Mnangagwa was addressing thousands of people at a campaign rally. President Mnangagwa is unhurt and has been successfully evacuated. Presidential spokesman Mr George Charamba said: “President Mnangagwa has not been injured and is at Bulawayo State House. Investigations...
By Whitlaw Mugwiji I was lucky to be among 23 student leaders who got scholarships to come and study in the Netherlands after having been expelled from Great Zimbabwe University and banned from attending any other state owned tertiary institution in Zimbabwe. It was a privilege that was not afforded...
By Godfrey Tsenengamu. Introduction Looking at what is happening in the ZANU-PF party currently, whom do you think is to blame for the confusion and disorder in the ZANU-PF party? You think it is coming from a group of people properly organised or loosely linked to each other? Or you think it...
By Patson Dzamara One erudite person once said that at midnight every tomorrow becomes today. A midnight speaks of an eternally simultaneous relationship and occurrence of two distinct elements. It speaks of exit and entrance or an end and a start in one go. By any standard, perceived or real, Zimbabwe is fast approaching its midnight hour. A watershed...
It is a no contest that Robert Mugabe is a horrendous leader. He has overseen 36 years of utter misrule. But more than Mugabe, we must equally blame every Zimbabwean who has allowed him to do as he pleases says Whitlaw Mugwiji By Whitlaw Mugwiji This piece is inspired by the...
Harare - Zimbabwe's Minister of Information, Simon Khaya Moyo has announced that the country's Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa has been relieved from his duties, and fired from government. "VP Mnangagwa has consistently & persistently exhibited traits of disloyalty, disrespect, deceitfulness & unreliability.", said Khaya Moyo as he delivered the damning verdict. It was...
Harare - Khuluma Afrika has received several unconfirmed reports claiming that controversial and flamboyant businessman Wicknell Chivayo, commonly known as Sir Wicknell was picked up by officers from Serious Fraud Squad at his residence this morning. Chivayo's company, Intratek Zimbabwe, was awarded a $200 million USD tender by Zimbabwe's power utility...
Harare - Zimbabwe’s President, Emmerson Mnangagwa appointed his cabinet yesterday, a whole six days after he was sworn. The cabinet, which took nearly a week, as discussions blazed on, contains surprise inclusions, while some names have generated anger by their inclusion. Khuluma Afrika reached out to insiders close the new administration,...
By Maynard Manyowa Malawi's President Peter Mutharika experienced a Robert Mugabe like rise to power. From nowhere. The similarities extend beyond the past, Malawi is now like Zimbabwe, Mutharika has become like his big brother Bingu, like Godfather Mugabe, says Maynard Manyowa Malawi’s President, Peter Mutharika shares much in common with...
By Maynard Manyowa Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe was briefly detained by no nonsense police in Singapore after she assaulted reporters and threw their cellphones into a pond at the Gleneagles hospital. She had to reimburse the victims, about $1300 USD each to secure her release. In addition, Grace Mugabe's protocol...
Harare - Police allegedly failed to arrest and detain two bogus conmen masquerading as central intelligence officers who had been apprehended by loss control officers stationed at a shop along Leopold Takawira Street in the capital's down on Wednesday evening. The imposters reportedly entered the shop to investigate if illegal forex...