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Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa (Ngwena 'crocodile')

Date of Birth: 15 September 1942
Place of Birth: Zvishavane


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Dismissal could herald regime shake-up

When President Emmerson Mnangagwa appointed him Minister of State for Security in 2018 the news was released quietly after the announcement of the official post-election cabinet which had been padded with 'reformist' candidates like finance minister Mthuli Ncube and sports minister Kirsty Coventry intended to demonstrate goodwill to the West...


Cracks in ZANU-PF edifice

Behind these ructions are party dissidents set on removing President Emmerson Mnangagwa from leadership of the party and government ahead of the national elections in 2023...

For the UN COP26 climate summit in Glasgow President Emmerson Mnangagwa and his administration travelled to Scotland – the first time a Zimbabwean president has visited Britain for over two decades...


Reconciliation and a reckoning

The presence of Biti and Chamisa from Zimbabwe's Movement for Democratic Change must have been particularly galling for President Emmerson Mnangagwa who studied law in Zambia and was close to Edgar Lungu...


Mogul shuffles his interests

Tagwirei has had access to President Emmerson Mnangagwa and influenced cabinet appointments and government policy in the fuel industry (AC Vol 61 No 17 Inside the state capture project)...


Farming out critics

Last year President Emmerson Mnangagwa's government pledged to pay up to $3...


Tagwirei's pipeline under threat

The deal needs to be approved by President Emmerson Mnangagwa and the Zimbabwe Investment & Development Agency (ZIDA) specifically its chief executive officer Douglas Munatsi...


Repression, guns and new laws

After bludgeoning his opponents for the past three years President Emmerson Mnangagwa is stepping up laws against all dissent and erasing the last vestiges of judicial independence...

Patriotism – the last refuge for the regime The constitutional amendments and the Patriotic Act mark a new phase in Emmerson Mnangagwa's tactics...


Insurgents turn up the heat

Nyusi had tried to keep the Cabo Delgado insurgency off the agenda of the security organ of the Southern African Development Community but President Mokgweetsi Masisi of Botswana and Zimbabwe's Emmerson Mnangagwa were hurriedly covening regional consultations just days after the Palma attacks (AC Vol 62 No 3 Nyusi's loyalty test)...

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