HARARE, November 22 (The Source) – November 21, three months before his 94th birthday, President Robert Mugabe finally quit after nearly four decades in power, just as his former allies and opposition were debating a motion to impeach him. Former vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa, the… Read More
HARARE, November 21 (The Source) – On Tuesday, one week after the army staged a de facto coup, ousted vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa added is voice to calls for President Robert Mugabe to resign, saying: To me the voice of the people is the voice… Read More
HARARE, November 21 (The Source) – Ousted Zimbabwe vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa on Tuesday piled on pressure on President Robert Mugabe to resign, saying Zimbabweans no longer had faith in his leadership as the ruling ZANU-PF MPs prepared to begin impeachment processes against their 93-year… Read More
HARARE, November 20 (The Source) – ZANU PF has notified President Robert Mugabe of the party’s decision to recall him from the position of president and first secretary of the party, spokesperson Simon Khaya Moyo has said.
HARARE, November 17 (The Source) – The walls appear to be closing in on Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe with some members of his party and veterans of the country’s war of liberation from Britain mobilising to oust him but his exit appears to be complicated… Read More
By Matt Matigari, HARARE, November 17 (The Source) – Zimbabweans have suffered for long time, almost two decades to be specific. The strange part is they suffered under the yoke of one of their own, President Robert Mugabe.
HARARE, November 15 (The Source) – Welcome to our rolling coverage of extraordinary events in Zimbabwe. The military in the southern African nation seized power early on Wednesday, saying it is targeting criminals around President Robert Mugabe but denies a coup. In a morning address,… Read More
HARARE, November 15 (The Source) – Zimbabweans awoke this morning to flurries of confused reports, leading some to ask, “Did I go to sleep and miss the revolution?” Tanks and armoured vehicles were seen last night by our reporters and on social media, as they… Read More
HARARE (Reuters) – Zimbabwe’s military said it had seized power in a targeted assault on “criminals” around President Robert Mugabe who were causing social and economic suffering, but gave assurances the 93-year-old leader and his family were “safe and sound”. Zimbabwean soldiers and armoured vehicles… Read More
HARARE, November 8 (The Source) – The morning after President Robert Mugabe sacked his deputy, pensioners are still outside a branch of NBS on Samora Machel Avenue. While we all gorged on a stream of news in a day of high political drama, engaged in… Read More
HARARE, November 7 (The Source) – Early in November 2014, as tensions rose in ZANU-PF, Emmerson Mnangagwa spoke with a small group of his supporters in his home town, Kwekwe.
HARARE, October 26 (The Source) – The ruling ZANU-PF party wants to spend $8 million on a special congress meant to endorse President Mugabe as its leader and candidate for the elections expected in 2018.
HARARE, October 10 (The Source) – On September 27, a panicky Patrick Chinamasa, then finance minister, threatened to tighten government controls on social media, blaming it for fuelling shortages of basic commodities and bank notes in the country after a weekend of panic buying.
HARARE, October 10 (The Source) – President Mugabe has always hated it when Finance Ministers had minds of their own. In Ignatius Chombo, Mugabe has his yes-man.
HARARE, October 9 (The Source) – Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe has replaced Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa with Home Affairs Minister Ignatius Chombo in a cabinet reshuffle, the government said in a statement late on Monday. Mugabe also moved Tourism minister Walter Mzembi to Foreign Affairs… Read More