Coup Rumors Swirl Around Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa

Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa has dismissed rumours of a rift with his deputy, which have gathered momentum since he promised action in response to a brutal security crackdown that began while he was abroad. Mnangagwa has claimed that "not a single person" had shown him evidence of divisions between him and Constantino Chiwenga.

  • Zimbabwe:   Coup Rumors Swirl Around Mugabe Successor

    Deutsche Welle, 1 February 2019

    Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa has denied reports of a rift between himself and his deputy, a former army general who led the coup that toppled longtime ruler Robert… Read more »

President Emmerson Mnangagwa meets heads of Zimbabwe diplomatic missions. He is flanked by Vice Presidents Constantino Chiwenga, right, and Kembo Mohadi in Harare.


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