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When the mighty fall, former Ivory Coast First Lady stands trial

In a story that most certainly is giving Zimbabwe’s increasingly powerful first lady Dr. Grace Marufu Mugabe sleepless nights and stomach churns, Ivory Coast’s former first lady along with 82 civilians and soldiers has begun trial for her part in the 2010 disputed elections and the following resistance that ended throwing the west African country into civil war. Laurent Gbagbo, would ...

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“I have nothing but respect for my mentor, Mnangagwa”: fired Fortune Chasi

Former Zimbabwe Deputy Justice Minister Fortune Chasi, fired by President Robert Mugabe on Sunday for alleged incompetence, says he will remain a member of the ruling party and there is no bad blood between him and newly-minted Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa. Mnangagwa replaced his longtime rival, former Vice President Joice Mujuru who was fired two weeks ago by President Robert ...

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“Ngwena” take charge as Mugabe holidays

Recently appointed first Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa, who is dubbed ‘Ngwena – his totem, is effectively acting President since yesterday as President Robert Mugabe left the country for the Far East for his annual holiday, leaving the crocodile to test the waters. The 90-year-old leader of the Southern African country trips often to Malaysia and Singapore for  routine health checks and undisclosed treatments ...

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VP Phelekezela Mphoko dodges death in Road Collision

One has to start wondering if their genuinely is a plot on the lives of those occupying the office of Vice President of the Republic of Zimbabwe. Barely hours after being named Vice President, Emmerson Mnangagwa narrowly escaped cynaine poisoning in his office. Now hours after being sworn in in, his fellow Vice President is involved in a road traffic ...

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Mugabe Cabinet Reshuffle, the official list

Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe has released the structural adjustment to his cabinet with the notable appointment of Emmerson Mnangagwa as first Vice President of the Republic of Zimbabwe alongside little known Phelekezela Mphoko as second Vice President. This comes at the wake of relieving Joice Mujuru of the VP post. Before the dust of the reshuffle is yet to settle, ...

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Mugabe uses a non existent Constitutional clause to fire embattled Mujuru

VOA Radio Studio 7’s Blessing Zulu scooped the coveted first exclusive to speak to the recently terminated former Zimbabwe Vice President Dr. Joice Teurai Ropa Mujuru following the dramatic events that saw her thrown to the wayside. Mujuru, who alongside her late husband and many colleagues of her cadre walked shoulder to shoulder with the 90yr old leader fell from ...

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Zanu (PF) leadership soap new twist as Mugabe appoints Vice Presidents

Zimbabwe ruler Robert Mugabe yesterday after dropping guillotine on his already thinned ruling party that saw the firing of the now former Vice President Joice Teurai Ropa Mujuru as handsomely rewarded some key loyalists to his now visibly powerful wife Dr Grace Mugabe’s power campaign. Edna Madzongwe, who in her capacity as Senate president played a spin role in elevating ...

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Paranoid Mugabe relieves deputy Mujuru of duty

This  afternoon Mugabe has, as expected dropped his biggest axe-blow on his immediate subordinate, Vice President Dr. Joice Teurai Ropa Mujuru in a major Cabinet reshuffle that has also claimed at least half a dozen other ministers who failed to secure central committee positions in the part ahead of the party congress last week. Mujuru was the last to be shown the exit door ...

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VP Joice Mujuru breaks silence, issues official statement

PRESS STATEMENT ISSUED BY THE HONOURABLE VICE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF ZIMBABWE, AND MEMBER OF THE RULING PARTY, ZANU PF – HONOURABLE DR. JOICE TEURAI ROPA MUJURU, TO THE CITIZENS OF ZIMBABWE. Dear Comrades, friends, fellow citizens and countrymen: I am grateful to the Lord that I am able to address you once again, despite the ever present but ...

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Aging Mugabe slips tongue, “Pasi neZanu(PF)”

90year old Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe just after being endorsed the sole party candidate for the Presidential Elections 2018  stunned Zanu PF delegates when he shouted “Pasi neZanu PF” (translated, Down with Zanu (PF)) as he wrapped up his speech. He was immediately corrected and he then shouted, Pamberi neZanu PF. This ironic slip has left a lot baffled, yet the ...

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