WHEN days are dark, friends are few, so the adage goes, and former President Robert Mugabe is discovering now that the saying rings true, as he reportedly told his former deputy, Joice Mujuru earlier this week that relatives had deserted him.
SOCIAL movement, Tajamuka/Sesijikile is organising a massive demonstration to protest against the holding of President Robert Mugabe’s 93rd birthday bash in Matobo district, an area that bore the brunt of the Gukurahundi mass killings.
MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai yesterday chose to ignore statements by National People’s Party (NPP) leaders, who blasted his leadership style ahead of their coalition negotiations, expressing optimism the electoral pact will be successful.
LAWYERS representing former MDC-T deputy president Thokozani Khupe, who is being sued by the Nelson Chamisa-led MDC-T over use of the party name, symbols and signs yesterday sought postponement of the hearing to allow lawyer Lovemore Madhuku to take over the matter next week.
PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe could set himself a trap if he accedes to calls by a faction of Zanu PF to turn the party’s December people’s conference into an extraordinary elective congress, political analysts have said.
MDC-T has said coalition talks with National People’s Party (NPP) leader, Joice Mujuru are still on despite recent developments, where the former Vice-President is seeking other partners such as Tendai Biti’s People’s Democratic Party (PDP).
MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai was early yesterday morning airlifted to South Africa on a life-support system after his health drastically deteriorated as he was attending an MDC Alliance strategic meeting in Kadoma on Thursday, NewsDay can exclusively reveal.