Mugabe marks 93rd birthday in opposition area… as he defies calls to resign

2017-02-25 17:30

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe is celebrating his 93rd birthday, defying calls to resign after nearly four decades in power.

'We'll field Robert Mugabe's corpse as candidate for election', says wife Grace

2017-02-18 09:30

Zimbabwean First Lady Grace Mugabe has reportedly said that if her husband President Robert Mugabe, 92, dies, the ruling Zanu-PF party would “field his corpse (sic) to participate in elections”.

EXCLUSIVE: Joice Mujuru 'is not a leader, we're fed up of her dictatorial tendencies'

2017-02-09 11:08

Fired lieutenants of Zimbabwe's ex-vice president Joice Mujuru have hit back at their former boss, saying that she cannot sack them from the opposition ZimPF, as they are elders of the party.

Trump speaks on Zim, slams Mugabe's govt over arrest of pastor Mawarire

2017-02-07 09:48

President Donald Trump's administration has raised alarm over the deterioration of Zimbabwe's human rights situation, following the jailing of two prominent clerics critical of Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's leadership.

Malema's 'Grandpa it's enough' comments were 'spot on' - Zim opposition

2017-01-30 11:30

EFF leader Julius Malema was "spot on" when he called on Zimbabwe's "Grandpa" Robert Mugabe, 92, to step down, former vice president Joice Mujuru's party has reportedly said.

'We love Mugabe enough to tell him to go rest,' EFF tells Zanu-PF

2017-01-26 11:30

The EFF has continued its assault on Zimbabwe's Zanu-PF, saying it rejects the phenomenon of "lead to the grave" that the ruling party has "created out of President Robert Mugabe".

'Loud-mouthed Gucci revolutionary': Mugabe govt slates Malema AGAIN

2017-01-25 10:00

Just in case the message didn't get through the first time, President Robert Mugabe's government is making sure everyone knows it is not pleased with Julius Malema's "Grandpa it's enough" comments.

'A little irrelevant man': Mugabe's party brushes off Malema attack

2017-01-24 08:30

Officials from Zimbabwe's ruling party have downplayed Julius Malema's "Grandpa it's enough" criticism of longtime president, Robert Mugabe.

REVEALED: Mugabe 'paying half a million dollars in yearly rentals for a villa in Dubai'

2017-01-22 15:30

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's lavish spending has been exposed in his wife's court battle with a Lebanese tycoon over a botched $1.35m diamond ring deal.

VP Mnangagwa's loyalty to 'boss' Mugabe 'questionable', Zanu-PF revolts against him

2017-01-13 22:14

Zimbabwe's Zanu-PF provincial chairpersons have reportedly criticised Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa for "associating with party renegades", saying his loyalty to President Robert Mugabe is "questionable".


Happy 93rd birthday Mr President: Why some Zimbabweans STILL love Mugabe

2017-02-21 06:05

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has turned 93 today. The question is; why after years of economic hardship and international isolation, do some still love the man that critics accuse of turning the southern African country into a basket-case?

'Racist' land polices: At least 1 000 white farmers 'poverty-stricken' in Zim

2017-02-14 14:00

At least one thousand white farmers are reportedly said to be poverty stricken in Zimbabwe following the country's controversial land reform programme introduced in the early 2000s.

EXCLUSIVE: Mujuru fires key allies Mutasa, Gumbo… says they're Zanu-PF agents

2017-02-08 15:00

Former Zimbabwean vice president Joice Mujuru has announced the expulsion of seven of her key allies from her ZimPF political party that she formed following her dismissal from both the ruling Zanu-PF and government.

Pastor Mawarire's arrest: Could this be the start of the end for Mugabe?

2017-02-02 10:10

What makes a man with a two-month-old baby fly back home to a regime that's almost certain to detain him? Homesickness? Hope? Or could it be ambition? These are questions that many are asking after Pastor Evan Mawarire flew back to Zimbabwe and got arrested.

Malema 'a Western agent sent to disrupt African revolutionary parties'

2017-01-28 11:00

The Pan Africanist Congress of Azania has reportedly described Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema as "a Western agent sent to disrupt [African] revolutionary parties", following his recent attack on President Robert Mugabe.

EFF reaffirms its position on Mugabe presidency despite Zanu-PF anger

2017-01-25 13:31

The EFF has reaffirmed its position on Zimbabwean leader Robert Mugabe's presidency, insisting that he must step down for failing to run the affairs of the southern African country.

'The Messiah' Mugabe's birthday 'should be celebrated like Xmas'

2017-01-25 06:54

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's birthday should be celebrated like Christmas Day, the Zanu-PF youth league has said, adding that the veteran leader is "The Messiah" to them.

So what EXACTLY is a 'mass display' exam, President Mugabe?

2017-01-23 14:01

Zimbabwe's education minister says "sport and mass display" will now be a compulsory school subject up to age 16 - and students will be examined in it.

EXCLUSIVE: Court to rule on Mugabe's 'fitness' to continue as president

2017-01-14 07:40

A Zimbabwean court is set to decide whether President Robert Mugabe is still fit to lead the troubled southern African country, given his advanced age and alleged willful violation of the nation's governing charter.

Debate on Mugabe's successor 'is a sign of indiscipline, avoid it'

2017-01-12 22:16

Zimbabwe's National Assembly Speaker Jacob Mudenda has reportedly said that the ongoing debates within the ruling Zanu-PF party about President Robert Mugabe's "potential" successor are "premature" and "taboo".

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