Daily Archives: November 19, 2017

Zimbabwe’s ruling party sacks Robert Mugabe as leader

The president and first lady met the party's youth league in October - but it, like many others, turned against them

Zimbabwe’s ruling party has sacked President Robert Mugabe as its leader, officials say. Zanu-PF has appointed ex-vice-president Emmerson Mnangagwa, who had been fired by Mr Mugabe two weeks ago. The sacking of Mr Mnangagwa had prompted an extraordinary chain of events as the military intervened to block Mr Mugabe, 93, from installing his wife, Grace, in his place. The first ...

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Real draw derby, Suarez fires Barca

Barcelona's Luis Suarez celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Leganes during the Spanish La Liga

Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid slipped 10 points behind Barcelona at the top of La Liga as a Madrid derby short on chances finished 0-0 at Atletico’s Wanda Metropolitano on Saturday. Earlier, Barca also weren’t at their best but Luis Suarez’s double ended a five-game goal drought for the Uruguayan and Paulinho’s late strike helped see off a determined Leganes ...

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​ Eminem On President Trump: “I Can’t Stand That Motherf##ker”

Rapper Eminem is not done with Donald Trump. In fact, he's still very angry at the president.

(AllHipHop News) Eminem dropped into the SiriusXM studios to chat with DJ Whoo Kid and Lord Sear. During the interview, which aired today (November 18th) on Em’s Shade 45 radio station on SiriusXM, The Detroit rap star talked about a number of subjects. Most notably, Eminem discussed the making of his latest single “Walk On Water” featuring Beyonce, in addition ...

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Zimbabwe: Zanu-PF leaders meeting to decide Mugabe future

A cross-section of society took to the streets to press Mr Mugabe to go

President Robert Mugabe’s closest allies in the party he founded are calling on him to step down, as pressure on him intensifies following a military intervention and protests. Senior Zanu-PF officials have begun talks on whether to dismiss Zimbabwe’s veteran leader from the party leadership. The party’s Youth League, previously loyal to him, has turned against him. And military leaders ...

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ZCSD finally speaks out on NGOs who alleged misappropriated donor funds

Lewis Mwape - ZCSD Executive Director

Zambia Council for Social Development (ZCSD) Executive Director Lewis Mwape says his organization is of the view that the British Council must hold EISA accountable for any financial misconduct. Mr. Mwape says his organization is confident that the British Council is a very responsible institution which would not pursue organisations that had no funding contracts with the ZAP; one of ...

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Kambwili has no capacity to unseat PF in 2021 – PF

PF Media Director Sunday Chanda

The ruling PF says Roan Member of Parliament Chishimba Kambwili has no potential or political ground to unseat it in 2021. PF Media Director Sunday Chanda says the perceived cloud that the Roan MP is pulling is not sufficient to remove the PF from office. Mr. Chanda says the ruling party has on several occasions challenged the former Information and ...

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PeP urges Taxpayers to boycott paying taxes

PeP President Sean Tembo

The opposition Patriots for Economic Progress (PeP) has appealed to all tax payers to consider an immediate boycott from payment of any type of taxes to the PF government until such a time that they receive sound assurances from the government that the taxpayers’ money will not continue to be stolen. And the party says it is shocked with the ...

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President Lungu expected in Angola on Tuesday

Harry kalaba

President Edgar Lungu is on Tuesday expected in Angola to attend the extraordinary organ troika plus chair of SADC summit on the political situation in Zimbabwe. Foreign Affairs Minister Harry Kalaba has told Journalists in Lusaka that the summit has been called following an emergency meeting of the SADC organ Troika plus council chairperson ministerial meeting on the political situation ...

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