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Mugabe, military showdown risky

By Dumisani Muleya It has been rather refreshing to watch Zanu PF’s Hollywood-style succession drama from the sidelines at home while I was on leave since the beginning of the year until this week. Now back in the newsroom after a…
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First Lady hints at Mugabe successor

By Moses Matenga FIRST LADY Grace Mugabe on Saturday hinted that President Robert Mugabe could name an outsider to succeed him as she warned the veteran ruler’s lieutenants against becoming too ambitious.  Grace’s revelations…
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Zanu PF heads for split

The ruling ZANU-PF could be headed for a devastating split at its elective congress to be held in early December with none of the factions fighting to succeed President Robert Mugabe willing to make concessions that could save the…
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Birth of a Mugabe dynasty in Zimbabwe?

The birth of a dynasty is not an easy thing to predict. But many Zimbabweans now seem preoccupied by the tantalising possibility that the Mugabes are seeking to join the list - admittedly a shrinking list - of families who have managed to…
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Mujuru moves goalposts ahead of congress

The political jostling within ZANU PF is showing no sign of slowing down, amid reports that Vice President Joice Mujuru and her loyalists have ‘tweaked’ central committee eligibility rules ahead of the party’s December congress.
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Factionalism should not consume Zanu PF

Martin Meredith’s The State of Africa: A History of the Continent Since Independence exposes how western interests have exploited factional faults in most African nationalist movements to their advantage leaving a disastrous trail for the…
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