Plot to Oust Zimbabwe's VP Chiwenga Gathers Pace - Report

A Zanu-PF faction is reportedly plotting to oust ailing Vice President Constantino Chiwenga on grounds of incapacitation as factional fights gripping the ruling party intensify, according to the Zimbabwe Independent. Earlier, Chiwenga, currently recovering at a hospital in China, dismissed security officials attached to him, fearing they were spying on him and giving his political rivals information on his recovery. His close associates say he was poisoned, although Chiwenga has not revealed the cause of his sickness.

  • Zimbabwe:  Bigwigs Plot Chiwenga Ouster

    Zimbabwe Independent, 24 October 2019

    A clique of Zanu PF members is reportedly plotting to oust ailing Vice-President Constantino Chiwenga on grounds of incapacitation as factional fights gripping the ruling party… Read more »

President Emmerson Mnangagwa and Vice President Constantino Chiwenga (file photo).

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