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 […]

Meet Zimbabwe’s new First Lady, Auxilia Mnangagwa

. Zimbabwean newly sworn-in President Emmerson Mnangagwa and his wife Auxilia sit during the Inauguration ceremony at the National Sport Stadium in Harare, on November 24, 2017. Photo: AFP ____________________________________     s Zimbabwe celebrates its new president Emmerson Mnangagwa, many have already begun to draw comparison between the new first lady, Auxilia, and former President  Robert Mugabe’s wife, Grace. Mugabe is believed to have fired […]

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 […]