Zimbabwe ruling party fires 11 parliament members allied to ex-president Robert Mugabe

Zimbabwean senators and members of parliament react after the resignation of then-president Robert Mugabe, in Harare, Zimbabwe, on November 21, 2017. (Photo by AFP) Zimbabwe’s ruling ZANU-PF Party has fired from parliament 11 allies of former leader Robert Mugabe, as President Emmerson Mnangagwa reportedly continues a purge of officials that publicly supported his old boss […]

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Zimbabwean General Constantino Chiwenga who helped end Mugabe’s rule becomes vice president

This screen grab from Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC) taken on November 16, 2017 shows former president Robert Mugabe (L) as he poses alongside General Constantino Chiwenga in Harare. (Photo by AFP) Zimbabwe’s former commander of the army, General Constantino Chiwenga, has been chosen as a vice president of the country. Chiwenga, 61, played a pivotal […]

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Members of Zimbabwe’s parliament begin impeachment motion against President Robert Mugabe

This photograph taken on November 19, 2017, shows a television broadcasting Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe delivering a speech in Harare, following a meeting with army chiefs who have seized power in Zimbabwe. (AFP photo) Members of Zimbabwe’s parliament have launched an impeachment motion against President Robert Mugabe as he continues to defy calls for resignation […]

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Zimbabwe’s former vice president, Emmerson Mnangagwa urges President Robert Mugabe to resign

A file photo showing Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe (R) and his then-vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa Zimbabwe’s former vice president, Emmerson Mnangagwa, has urged President Robert Mugabe to resign, amid continued uncertainty over the political fate of the African country. “The people of Zimbabwe have spoken with one voice and it is my appeal to President […]

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Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe could be impeached within two days: Ruling party

Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe Zimbabwe’s ruling ZANU-PF party says President Robert Mugabe could be impeached within two days as the longtime leader ignored the party’s midday deadline to step down less than a week after the military seized power in the African country. ZANU-PF’s lawmakers began meeting on impeachment plans on Monday, said deputy secretary […]

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Zimbabweans call for Robert Mugabe’s resignation at Harare rally

Thousands of Zimbabweans have taken to the streets in the country’s capital of Harare, calling for the resignation of President Robert Mugabe after nearly four decades in power. An estimated 5,000 elated demonstrators marched through the capital city on Saturday, waving national flags and chanting slogans against the  93-year-old veteran amid nationwide tensions over an effective […]

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