7 Nov Is Zimbabwean first lady, Grace Mugabe one step closer to her leadership ambitions?
This past weekend saw Zimbabwe's First Lady Grace Mugabe repeatedly denounce that country's Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa, accusing him of occupying a women's league position. This, after Emmerson Mnangagwa supporters booed her, at a rally in Bulawayo on Saturday. Zimbabwe's ageing leader, President Robert Mugabe did not take kindly to that, and he promised to fire Mnangagwa. Well, President Robert Mugabe President Mugabe did just that, yesterday. He fired his Vice President Emerson Mnangagwa as promised. On the Forum@8, Sakina Kamwendo makse sense of the rising tensions in Zimbabwe as Grace Mugabe maintains she should be Zimbabwe's Vice President with Political Analyst at Harare Polytechnic, Alexander Rusero and SABC foreign Desk Editor, Sophie Mokoena