Trying to predict events in Zimbabwe is worthless when even the likes of TB Joshua and Shepherd Bushiri can actually credibly claim to have got some predictions correct in 2017.
Zimbabwe’s graft-busting Auditor-General, Mildred Chisi’s term has been extended after Parliament approved President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s nomination in a move seen as boosting his anti-corruption drive.
If Zimbabwean opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai were to stand down – as he has hinted – the party he founded would face immediate instability and could even split, handing a gift to new President Emmerson Mnangagwa in an election this year, Reuters reports.
Zimbabwe’s President Emmerson Mnangagwa today threatened to come hard on acts of corruption in the education sector as the country’s anti-graft body revealed that it has launched a probe on a university doctorate awarded former first lady Grace Mugabe in 2014.
President Emmerson Mnangagwa is expected to undertake a state visit to China, Zimbabwe’s biggest current lender, early this year “to cement economic ties between the two countries,” an official said today.
Morgan Tsvangirai is not stepping down now and remains the Movement for Democratic Change leader and its presidential candidate for the coming elections, the party said today.