Africa In The News

Tanks in Harare after army chief warns against party purge

 HARARE, November 15 – Army tanks and armoured trucks headed towards Harare on Tuesday — a day after Zimbabwe’s military chief criticised President Robert Mugabe’s Zanu PF, triggering fears that a possible military coup was underway. But it remained unclear who had despatched the military to Zimbabwe’s capital city: Defence Forces Commander Constantino Chiwenga or Mugabe himself, in […]