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Speaker of parliament labels first lady Grace Mugabe as joker

Jacob Mudenda, the speaker of parliament, yesterday described President Robert Mugabe’s wife as a joker for claiming she was in charge of the presidency.
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Temba Mliswa castigates Grace Mugabe for lecturing on morality

President Robert Mugabe and wife Grace must openly embrace homosexuality as they are surrounded by gays in Zanu PF and government, former ruling party provincial chairman, Temba Mliswa, has said....
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Mnangagwa anxious about his political balance as ruthless criticisms take toll

Embattled Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa, crumpling under the intense political pressure that is being exerted on him and his close allies by his determined Zanu PF foes, is apparently seriously mulling quitting both his party and government positions....
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Gono and CIO chief should be tried for treason: Kereke

CIO chief, Happyton Bonyongwe, a senior agency staffer and ex-central bank governor Gideon Gono must be investigated and prosecuted for treason, fraud, giving state secrets to foreign governments and undermining the security of President Robert Mugabe....
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Grace fumes as Mugabe gets ridiculed for the speech gaff

President Robert Mugabe's warring Zanu PF is teetering on the edge after he embarrassingly read the wrong speech on Tuesday — with powerful First Lady Grace Mugabe, party hardliners and security chiefs apparently now baying for the blood of those who exposed the frail nonagenarian to public ridicule....
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Feminist MDC legislator wants children named after mother

"I don't want to continuously apologise for being Ndebele because somebody has decided that your definition is Shona because the sperm that produced you came from a Shona man. The last (survey) result that we had showed that 72 per cent of local men were duped of paternity."...
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Kasukuvere gearing for Minister of intelligence post

Zimbabwe's dreaded secret service, the Central Intelligence Organisation (CIO) is ratcheting up efforts to monitor the activities of foreign diplomats and NGOs, following alleged concerns by backers of Vice President, Emmerson Mnangagwa, that a significant number of agents from abroad are being deployed to aid the opposition wrestle power from President Robert Mugabe and Zanu PF ahead of the 2018 explosive elections, investigations and briefings with home and foreign affairs officials this week suggest, The Telescope News has reported. ...
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Gideon Gono tipped to bounce back as finance minister

Former Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) governor, Gideon Gono, could make a rebound in government, as finance minister, sooner rather than later in a bid by President Robert Mugabe, to turnaround the worsening economic situation, which has ignited a massive wave of company closures and ever-soaring unemployment....
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Cash-strapped Zimbabwean government wastes money on expensive cars

The cash-strapped government is understood to have splashed millions of dollars buying latest top-of-the-range vehicles for Cabinet ministers. Government insiders said resources were also expended on an undisclosed number of Land Rover Discovery 4 models and Toyota Land Cruisers for deputy ministers. At least US$1,4 million was expended on first rate Range Rover Vogue SE vehicles, which were allocated this year to seven Cabinet ministers....
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Grace Mugabe bracing for the defence ministry post

FIRST Lady Grace Mugabe is reportedly prodding President Robert Mugabe to appoint her Defence minister in a much-anticipated Cabinet reshuffle after she reportedly turned down the Women’s Affairs portfolio for being “less glamorous”. Zanu PF politburo member Sydney Sekeramayi is the present Defence minister, while the Women’s Affairs ministry has remained vacant following the reassignment of Oppah Muchinguri to the Higher Education portfolio....
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ZAPU members snub elders as meeting flops

Hundreds of ZAPU in the UK snubbed a call by a controversial elder to attend a meeting in Coventry, Saturday 21 November....
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Zimbabwe Talks Resume

Negotiators of Zimbabwe’s three main political parties have started talks to try and resolve the outstanding issues under a power sharing agreement ...
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Tsvangirai to discuss Zimbabwe crisis with Gaddafi

Zimbabwean Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai left on Thursday for North Africa, where analysts said he would meet Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi ...
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South African and Zimbabwean authorities behind attacks on refugees - Sources

South African and Zimbabwean governments are behind the latest attacks on Zimbabwean asylum seekers on farms as part of a security plan...
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MDC Living In Fear In Zaka

(MDC-T provincial officials here on Tuesday said they were living in perpetual fear following abductions of their members in recent weeks...
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ZCTU President Lovemore Matombo arrested

Award winning African labour body of the ZCTU President, Lovemore Matombo was arrested on Sunday night....
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Soldiers accused of harassment in Mutare

Villagers in Muromo in Mutare West constituency have accused soldiers and members of the support unit in the area of harassing them for supporting and attending MDC (Tsvangirai) functions....
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UK Suspends Deportations

United Kingdom Border Agency has suspended scheduled deportation flights for failed Zimbabwean asylum seekers, ...
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Abducted MDC-T driver severely assaulted

Efforts were underway on Monday to secure freedom for a worker from Zimbabwean Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai's arm of the country's coalition government...
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MDC vows to salvage inclusive Government

MDC led by Arthur Mutambara has pledged to salvage the inclusive Government that has faced challenges following MDC-T’s “disengagement”....
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