Will Mnangagwa And Mugabe’s Children Suffer From Civil War In Zimbabwe?

The recent developments in Zimbabwe’s political landscape have become more and more uncertain, worrying and dangerous, as the reliance on military power apparently becomes the trump card for some of the most powerful players. It had become common knowledge that the involvement of military power in the country’s political life, has been entrenched ever since independence from Britain in 1980 – with the notorious 5th Brigade’s alleged massacring of tens of thousands of innocent and defence-less men, women and children in the Midlands and Matebeleland regions, to further the narrow…

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Mnangagwa told to stop harassing Mugabe

Newly formed political outfit, National Patriotic Front has called on Zanu PF to stop rabid attacks directed at ousted former president Robert Mugabe. In a stinging statement, NPF spokesperson Jealous Mawarire said President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s administration must stop harassing Mugabe who reportedly has rendered his support to the new party led by former Mashonaland East provincial affairs minister Ambrose Mutinhiri. The attacks, according to NPF, “have gone out of control and are now threatening peace and stability in the country.” “The past week has seen outrageous and desperate attacks on…

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Is it possible for Mugabe to become Zimbabwe’s new opposition leader?

Harare – Here’s a scenario suggested recently by Zimbabwe’s popular commentator Prophet Cynic: “You wake up from a long coma only to find Mugabe now an opposition leader… and Zanu-PF is now a puppet of the West.” Persuaded to resign in a military takeover last November, the 94-year-old former president was expected to live out his remaining days in lavish obscurity in return for not meddling in the government of President Emmerson Mnangagwa. But Mugabe has been meeting disgruntled politicians. There was that meeting with newly-formed National Patriotic Front (NPF)…

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New Zimbabwe party dares Mr Robert Mugube

Zimbabwe’s New Patriotic Front (NPF) says “unwarranted” attacks on former president Robert Mugabe by Zanu-PF are a threat to peace and stability. Since inception last month‚ the NPF has been operating with faceless leaders – that was until a senior Zanu-PF official‚ retired brigadier Ambrose Mutinhiri‚ met Mugabe at his private residence in Borrowdale‚ Harare. On the day of the meeting with the former Zimbabwe leader‚ Mutinhiri came out of the closet as interim leader of the new outfit‚ which draws its support from within Zanu-PF. Since then‚ a barrage…

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Grace Mugabe Politics 

Zim state media turns on Grace Mugabe, this has a bad ending

Harare – State media in Zimbabwe on Sunday rounded on former president Robert Mugabe and his wife Grace, suggesting in one editorial that the military operation that removed Mugabe from power be extended to his Harare mansion. “How about Operation Restore Legacy at Blue Roof Mansion?,” said the headline on a column by Sunday Mail columnist, Bishop Lazarus. ‘Greedy and insecure‘ In it the writer suggested that Mugabe had been “taken hostage in this rebellious house” and put “in a tight corner with the greedy and insecure former First Lady”.…

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Breaking: Sydney Sekeremayi opens up on Brig. Mutunhiri

Zanu-PF politburo member Dr Sydney Sekeramayi has described the resignation of former Marondera West MP Retired Brigadier General Ambrose Mutinhiri as a non-event which should not cause disunity among party members in the constituency. Addressing party supporters at an inter-district meeting at Mahusekwa Growth Point Sekeramayi said although Mutinhiri has quit the party, that should not cause divisions within the party. The inter-district meeting was meant to inform members on the new developments following Mutinhiri’s resignation and formation of the National Patriotic Front. Zanu-PF Mashonaland East Provincial chairman Joel Biggie…

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‘Panic’ as Robert Mugabe appears to back new Zimbabwe opposition

Robert Mugabe was forced to quit when the military briefly took power in November and ZANU-PF lawmakers launched impeachment proceedings against their once beloved leader. Since his dramatic reversal of fortune, he has largely appeared to stay out of public life. Zimbabwe’s ex-leader Robert Mugabe sent shockwaves through the party he dominated for decades when he posed with the retired general who will take on the ruling ZANU-PF in this year’s election. Robert Mugabe grinned broadly in the posed photo, standing beside brigadier general Ambrose Mutinhiri, the leader of Opposition…

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Robert Mugabe sent shockwaves to Zanu PF

Johannesburg – Zimbabwe’s ex-leader Robert Mugabe sent shockwaves through the party he dominated for decades when he posed with the retired general who will take on the ruling Zanu-PF in this year’s election. Mugabe grinned broadly in the posed photo, standing beside brigadier general Ambrose Mutinhiri, the leader of opposition party the National Patriotic Front (NPF), which hopes to unseat the government in polls expected by August. See the photo below Mutinhiri’s abrupt resignation from Zanu-PF last week followed by his surprise announcement that he would be the presidential candidate…

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Ambrose Mutinhiri Politics 

Mutinhiri sets the record straight with the Zec

  Newly-formed National Patriotic Front (NPF) led by former Marondera West Member of Parliament, Ambrose Mutinhiri has officially approached the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec), notifying it of the party’s existence. In a letter addressed to Zec acting chief elections officer, Utloile Silaigwana yesterday, the party, reportedly backed by President Robert Mugabe, notified the electoral body of its formation, while seeking consideration for the commission’s conventions that involve political parties. “This is to notify you that we, the National Patriotic Front are a political party duly established by a constitution adopted…

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Mnangagwa Not Happy With Mugabe’s Behavior

President Emmerson Mnangagwa says he is not happy with claims in the media that former President Robert Mugabe had a direct hand in the formation of the new political outfit, the National Patriotic Front (NPF) fronted by former Minister of State for Mashonaland East Provincial Affairs, Retired Brigadier General Ambrose Mutinhiri. Just a few days after quitting the ruling Zanu PF party, Mutinhiri was pictured with Ex-President Mugabe at his blue-roof house in Borrowdale, Harare, and the later reportedly endorsed the former before he announced his new party. In response…

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