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THE explosive audio leak between First Lady Auxillia Mnangagwa and 1 Presidential Guard Infantry Battalion commander Samson Murombo brings to light the escalating brinkmanship between President Emmerson Mnangagwa and his deputy Constantino Chiwenga to effectively control the country’s security apparatus. In the leaked audio recording, Auxillia accused Continue Reading
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MDC secretary-general Charlton Hwende has written to the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec), raising concern over the politicisation of State institutions after Zanu PF instructed NatPham to disburse medicine in Lupane East constituency ahead of the upcoming by-election. Early this month, Zanu PF commissar Victor Matemadanda wrote to Health minister Obediah Moyo asking Continue Reading
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by David Gorin  The toppling of an autocrat generally makes for enthralling reading. Two Weeks in November obliges in many respects. Keeping readers on tenterhooks and delivering on its promise to reveal, in thrilling fashion, “the astonishing untold story” of the 2017 coup-that-wasn’t in Zimbabwe, Douglas Rogers uncovers how a small group of plotters Continue Reading
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This comes hardly two years after the military, led by then Zimbabwe Defence Forces commander Constantino Chiwenga, ousted former President Robert Mugabe and installed Mnangagwa in a military-assisted operation. Chiwenga is now Vice-President, but has not been seen in public for months now as he is reportedly battling ill health. Repeated efforts to get a […]Continue Reading
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Chivi South Member of Parliament (MP) Killer Zivhu (ZANU-PF) has all but admitted that he and other well-connected politicians as well as government officials would steal if given a chance. Writing on his Twitter account recently, Zivhu dismissed the notion that corruption was prevalent in high places, arguing that those that have never been implicated […]Continue Reading