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Zimbabwe opposition reunites to challenge Mugabe

HARARE (Reuters) – Zimbabwe’s main opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai on Saturday reunited with his former allies to agree a pre-election pact to challenge President Robert Mugabe’s near four-decade hold on power at the polls next year. Mugabe, 93, has ruled the former British colony since independence in 1980. Tsvangirai’s Movement …

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#Zimbabwe cash shortages can only get worse

The announcement by the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) that it will more than double its issuance of bond notes put paid to any hopes that the monetary authorities will one day come up with a lasting solution to the cash crisis that has haunted the country for almost two …

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Zimbabwe: What on earth is going on?

Zimbabwe: What on earth is going on? Eddie Cross says the country is experiencing a potent mix of economic and leadership failure What on earth is going on? I have always said that if you think you know what is happening in Zimbabwe, you have not been here long enough. …

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#Zimbabwe Opposition Leader Morgan Tsvangirai re-unites with former allies to take on Robert Mugabe in 2018 elections

Harare – Zimbabwe’s main opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai re-united with his former allies on Saturday to forge a coalition aimed at ending President Robert Mugabe‘s near four-decade hold on power in elections next year. Mugabe, in power since independence from British colonial rule in 1980, has been endorsed as his party’s candidate for …

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#Zimbabwe First Lady Grace Mugabe Gunning for Vice President Post

#Zimbabwe First Lady Grace Mugabe Gunning for Vice President Post The wife of President Robert Mugabe, Grace, might as well consider running as Zanu PF’s presidential candidate in 2023 if she happens to secure one of the positions of vice president ahead of next year’s polls, analysts said. Mugabe hinted …

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