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Zanu PF “Bootlickers Club” ousts 8th Provincial Chairman

Mashonaland East Zanu-PF provincial chairperson Ray Kaukonde whose head has been on the bullseye since Dr Amai took captainship of the faction vessel steered to detour vice president Joyce Mujuru was yesterday kicked out of office through a vote of no confidence passed on him and some members of his executive. Kaukonde tallies the number of ousted provincial chairs to ...

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Diplomatic Vice President Mujuru outsmarts paranoid rivals

With stakes weighing heavily against her, Republic of Zimbabwe vice president Dr. Joyce Mujuru has broken her deafening silence with a passionately and diplomatic statement which addresses bizarre allegations that have been thrown towards her. In her statement, she clearly outlines her conviction, position of loyalty and ambition. Her position is one no one could envy to be, with the ...

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Floods batter Harare’s forgotten streets

Heavy rains that swept through the country as the seasons turned have brought a brutal force in the capital which didn’t spare misery to all within its paths. The city officially recorded a flood today, with many cars, market stalks and low level businesses left drenched not only it heavenly wet substances but the rot that the forgotten sewer system ...

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Tsvangirai spins the wheel on Chamisa Coup D’etat

Opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai yesterday hinted that Nelson Chamisa could be co-opted into the MDC national executive. The former prime minister told the Daily News in an exclusive interview in Harare yesterday that the 36-year-old’s sudden fall from power does not mean he stops taking a prominent role in the MDC. Chamisa, touted as a potential successor to Tsvangirai, is ...

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Chamisa breaks silence, registers to practice law

by Nehanda Radio Former ICT Minister and Kuwadzana (MDC-T) MP Nelson Chamisa is now a registered lawyer. On Wednesday Chamisa was formerly and officially admitted as a legal practitioner at the High Court before Justice Lavender Makoni. “The development marks the beginning of yet another exciting chapter in the expedition to locate significance and value in the turn of our ...

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Guy Scott: The Curse of a White African President

AP Reuters: ZAMBIA’S acting president on Tuesday rescinded his decision to dismiss the ruling party’s chief in a bid to defuse a political conflict that triggered overnight riots. The humiliating reversal was announced by acting president Guy Scott and Edgar Lungu, who was restored as secretary general of the ruling Patriotic Front party. Police and demonstrators clashed late on Monday ...

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Chamisa played, “Check-Mate”!

Source: The Herald Unconfirmed sources are humming the bullet-hit former MDC-T organising secretary Mr Nelson Chamisa is allegedly mulling forming his own party after he dramatically lost the party’s secretary-general post to dark horse Douglas Mwonzora, who was the party’s secretary for information and publicity. Chamisa who scored 1 762 votes for the secretary general’s post against Mwonzora’s 2 464 ...

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Tsvangirai calls for mass action

HARARE – MDC leader Morgan Tsvangirai yesterday called for mass action to push President Robert Mugabe to address the deepening economic hardships in Zimbabwe. Tsvangirai told his party supporters at the City Sports Centre in Harare during the official opening of the opposition party’s fourth elective congress that he was ready to lead the protest from the front. Tsvangirai, who ...

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You can kill me – Grace Mugabe

MUTARE – The First Lady Grace Mugabe, who has openly declared her interest to succeed her 90-year-old husband, President Robert Mugabe, on Friday came up with another bizarre allegation — this time claiming that there were people in Zanu PF out to assassinate her. Addressing thousands of people gathered at a rally in Sakubva Stadium, Grace continued with her not-so-subtle ...

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Russia: Putin flexes muscle at USA & The West

Reuters. Russia has threatened to completely bar all US agricultural products from its market and slap an import ban on all fruit and vegetables from the EU, indicating that Moscow has chosen a hardline response to western sanctions over the Ukraine crisis. “Everything [in the agricultural sector] that is produced and imported to Russia from the United States will be banned,” ...

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