Zimbabwe’s Mnangagwa offers 3 months amnesty for funds stashed abroad

. Emmerson Mnangagwa pledged to crack down on corruption during his inauguration last week _____________________________________ imbabwe’s new President Emmerson Mnangagwa has offered a three-month amnesty for individuals and companies to surrender public funds illegally stashed abroad. In a statement, he said the government will prosecute those who fail to comply when the amnesty ends in […]

Zimbabwe: Mugabe to get $10 million payoff, immunity for his family

. Mugabe & wife, Grace, shortly after Mnangagwa took over as interim President  ___________________________________   obert Mugabe and his wife, Grace, will receive a “golden handshake” worth many millions of dollars as part of a deal negotiated before the resignation of the ageing autocrat last week. The exact sums to be paid to the former […]

Zimbabwe’s ‘Crocodile’ Emmerson Mnangagwa sworn in as leader

. Mnangagwa is been sworn in as Zimbabwe’s president after Robert Mugabe resigned on Tuesday, ending his 37 year rule ___________________________________     ewly inaugurated leader Emmerson Mnangagwa laid out his vision for Zimbabwe on Friday, paying tribute to Robert Mugabe as a “mentor” but vowing to eschew the former president’s policies. Mnangagwa was sworn […]

Zimbabwe crisis: Zanu-PF to discuss impeachment as Mugabe ignores deadline to quit

. Mugabe  ____________________________   embers of Zimbabwe’s ruling Zanu-PF party are preparing to meet to discuss the possible impeachment of President Robert Mugabe, after a deadline for his resignation came and went on Monday. The deadline was set by Mr Mugabe’s own party, Zanu-PF. The embattled leader surprised Zimbabweans on Sunday, declaring on TV that […]

Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe vows to stay on despite party pressure

. Embattled President Mugabe  __________________________________   imbabwe’s embattled leader Robert Mugabe has vowed to stay in power for several weeks, despite mounting calls for him to stand down now. In a live TV address, Mr Mugabe said he would preside over the ruling party’s congress in December. Zanu-PF earlier sacked him as party leader, and […]

Mugabe detention photos emerge as pressure grows on Zimbabwe’s military

. Ousted President of Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe, chats with Zimbabwean Defence Force (ZDF) Commander, General Constantino Chiwenga, at state house in Harare on Thursday. Photo: Zimpapers/Herald  _______________________________________________   . Calls grow for military to lay out its plan two days after it confined 93-year-old president to Harare residence   imbabwe’s military is under pressure to outline its plans […]