Obert Mpofu

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Obert Mpofu said : "We have abandoned our conventional political functions to ensure that we join the rest of the world in fighting the pandemic. " External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, January 12, 2021 12:43:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We have readjusted the commissariat function of the party to disseminate World Health Organisation prescribed precautionary measures to fight this virus," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, January 12, 2021 12:43:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “We have readjusted the commissariat function of the party to disseminate World Health Organisation prescribed precautionary measures to fight this virus,” External link

herald Tuesday, January 12, 2021 3:28:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The establishment of the National Covid-19 Response Department in the Office of the President and Cabinet also proves without doubt, Zimbabwe’s commitment to fight the pandemic to its knees,” External link

herald Wednesday, January 6, 2021 1:41:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “It is not easy to stay away from the people you love, but when you love them that much, you keep your distance for their safety. I tested negative on arrival and I am waiting for a second test after eight days” External link

zimeye Saturday, December 5, 2020 5:50:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The elections supervisory team in each province will be super – vised by a team from a different province. Ballot papers will only consist of the approved candidates,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Sunday, November 29, 2020 5:21:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The victory by CCM is clear testimony that nationalist movements remain at the heart of Africa’s destiny,” External link

herald Tuesday, November 3, 2020 2:25:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We are also in touch with our supporters and we are always mobilising and canvassing for the people's support and will be confident of regaining the urban constituencies if the by elections are held" External link

onlinenigeria Thursday, October 22, 2020 1:59:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We are also in touch with our supporters and we are always mobilising and canvassing for the people's support and will be confident of regaining the urban constituencies if the by elections are held" External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, October 22, 2020 10:00:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Where people have decided to be the spokespersons of that sad development, you see my constituency (Umguza, Matabeleland North) is one that was affected by those disturbances," External link

bulawayo24 Saturday, October 17, 2020 6:48:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu told : "You see, people who thought they were cleverer than all of us are not in this country as I speak," External link

allafrica Saturday, October 17, 2020 3:05:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Where people have decided to be the spokespersons of that sad development... you see my constituency (Umguza, Matabeleland North) is one that was affected by those disturbances," External link

allafrica Saturday, October 17, 2020 3:05:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu writes : "The Unity Accord formalised the needed reconciliation process as it brought the key stakeholder political entities to map the path out of conflict towards durable national healing," External link

onlinenigeria Saturday, October 17, 2020 2:01:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu writes : "The Unity Accord formalised the needed reconciliation process as it brought the key stakeholder political entities to map the path out of conflict towards durable national healing," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, October 16, 2020 10:51:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Sometimes you wonder what is going on, just because they want to please the external detractors. Let’s not continue to divide our people,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Friday, October 16, 2020 4:23:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Where people have decided to be the spokespersons of that sad development…you see my constituency (Umguza, Matabeleland North) is one that was affected by those disturbances,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, October 16, 2020 1:12:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu told : “You see, people who thought they were cleverer than all of us are not in this country as I speak,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, October 16, 2020 1:12:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “You will be aware that in 2019, Retired Colonel Tshinga Dube also published his autobiography titled ‘Quiet Flows the Zambezi’. Now with Dr Mpofu depositing a similar national memory preservation instalment, it is clear we are moving towards a new era of open dialogue,” External link

herald Thursday, October 15, 2020 6:59:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "It was a very important meeting, which was summoned by President Mnangagwa where he called all provincial chairpersons and their wings comprising the youth, women and the war veterans' wings," External link

allafrica Tuesday, October 13, 2020 5:14:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Commission ) : "He also strongly spoke about the internal party procedures and regulations as they relate to elections, and that this cannot be equated to the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) process, which is meant for all political parties. He said at no point should the party use ZEC regulations on an internal selection process, but should use the party's constitution, party regulations as they are reviewed by the party from time to time," External link

allafrica Tuesday, October 13, 2020 5:14:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We have a situation where people just emerge during elections, flogging and showing money to would-be voters or to the electorate to influence them to vote for a certain candidate of their choice or to those with money. That is unacceptable. It's a dismissible offence," External link

allafrica Tuesday, October 13, 2020 5:14:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : “It was a very important meeting, which was summoned by President Mnangagwa where he called all provincial chairpersons and their wings comprising the youth, women and the war veterans’ wings,” External link

zimeye Tuesday, October 13, 2020 9:23:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “We have a situation where people just emerge during elections, flogging and showing money to would-be voters or to the electorate to influence them to vote for a certain candidate of their choice or to those with money. That is unacceptable. It’s a dismissible offence,” External link

zimeye Tuesday, October 13, 2020 9:23:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Commission ) : “He also strongly spoke about the internal party procedures and regulations as they relate to elections, and that this cannot be equated to the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) process, which is meant for all political parties. He said at no point should the party use ZEC regulations on an internal selection process, but should use the party’s constitution, party regulations as they are reviewed by the party from time to time,” External link

zimeye Tuesday, October 13, 2020 9:23:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "It was a very important meeting, which was summoned by President Mnangagwa where he called all provincial chairpersons and their wings comprising the youth, women and the war veterans' wings," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, October 13, 2020 9:17:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Commission ) : "He also strongly spoke about the internal party procedures and regulations as they relate to elections, and that this cannot be equated to the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) process, which is meant for all political parties. He said at no point should the party use ZEC regulations on an internal selection process, but should use the party's constitution, party regulations as they are reviewed by the party from time to time," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, October 13, 2020 9:17:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We have a situation where people just emerge during elections, flogging and showing money to would-be voters or to the electorate to influence them to vote for a certain candidate of their choice or to those with money. That is unacceptable. It's a dismissible offence," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, October 13, 2020 9:17:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “It was a very important meeting, which was summoned by President Mnangagwa where he called all provincial chairpersons and their wings comprising the youth, women and the war veterans’ wings,” External link

zimeye Tuesday, October 13, 2020 6:05:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Commission ) : “He also strongly spoke about the internal party procedures and regulations as they relate to elections, and that this cannot be equated to the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) process, which is meant for all political parties. He said at no point should the party use ZEC regulations on an internal selection process, but should use the party’s constitution, party regulations as they are reviewed by the party from time to time,” External link

zimeye Tuesday, October 13, 2020 6:05:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “It was a very important meeting, which was summoned by President Mnangagwa where he called all provincial chairpersons and their wings comprising the youth, women and the war veterans’ wings,” External link

herald Tuesday, October 13, 2020 4:10:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Commission ) : “He also strongly spoke about the internal party procedures and regulations as they relate to elections, and that this cannot be equated to the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) process, which is meant for all political parties. He said at no point should the party use ZEC regulations on an internal selection process, but should use the party’s constitution, party regulations as they are reviewed by the party from time to time,” External link

herald Tuesday, October 13, 2020 4:10:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “We have a situation where people just emerge during elections, flogging and showing money to would-be voters or to the electorate to influence them to vote for a certain candidate of their choice or to those with money. That is unacceptable. It’s a dismissible offence,” External link

herald Tuesday, October 13, 2020 4:10:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu says : "Finally, let bygones be bygones. Government should not be coerced into making reactionary subjective 'apologies' for Gukurahundi by forces pursuing a neo-colonial polarising agenda" External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, October 8, 2020 8:55:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “We take note of the hyper campaign activities taking root with regards the canvassing for positions in the DCCs and applaud enthusiasm as it reflects the popularity of the party,” External link

thezimbabwemail Thursday, October 1, 2020 5:50:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “We take note of the hyper campaign activities taking root with regards the canvassing for positions in the DCCs and applaud enthusiasm as it reflects the popularity of the party,” “We, however, note subtle disturbing intentions by the G40 elements to manipulate and thwart the DCC elections. We, therefore, urge the security department to be on high alert and vigilant in thwarting any ulterior motives and actions directed at the scampering of the DCC elections. We are also very much aware that these machinations are a long-drawn strategy towards making a G40 comeback in the 2023 elections” External link

newsday Thursday, October 1, 2020 5:06:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We take note of the hyper campaign activities taking root with regards the canvassing for positions in the DCCs and applaud enthusiasm as it reflects the popularity of the party," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, October 1, 2020 10:08:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “We take note of the hyper campaign activities taking root with regards the canvassing for positions in the DCCs and applaud enthusiasm as it reflects the popularity of the party,” External link

newsday Tuesday, September 29, 2020 9:56:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “We, however, note subtle disturbing intentions by the G40 elements to manipulate and thwart the DCC elections. We, therefore, urge the security department to be on high alert and vigilant in thwarting any ulterior motives and actions directed at the scampering of the DCC elections,” “We are also very much aware that these machinations are a long-drawn strategy towards making a G40 comeback in the 2023 elections” External link

newsday Tuesday, September 29, 2020 9:56:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We take note of the hyper campaign activities taking root with regards the canvassing for positions in the DCCs and applaud enthusiasm as it reflects the popularity of the party," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, September 29, 2020 10:38:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We, however, note subtle disturbing intentions by the G40 elements to manipulate and thwart the DCC elections. We, therefore, urge the security department to be on high alert and vigilant in thwarting any ulterior motives and actions directed at the scampering of the DCC elections," "We are also very much aware that these machinations are a long-drawn strategy towards making a G40 comeback in the 2023 elections" External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, September 29, 2020 10:38:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu told : “Therefore, beyond the ANC’s proposal to engage opposition parties and some civil society organisations working in the service of the regime change agenda is a continuity to the principle of engagement and re-engagement which we have been able to domesticate as part of the post-November 2017 transitional political culture,” External link

thezimbabwemail Monday, September 21, 2020 12:11:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Those of us well-acquainted with your leadership credentials towards the accomplishment of the liberation assignment and the post-colonial nation-building agenda, are proud to serve under you,” External link

newsday Thursday, September 17, 2020 4:33:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Those of us well-acquainted with your leadership credentials towards the accomplishment of the liberation assignment and the post-colonial nation-building agenda, are proud to serve under you," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, September 17, 2020 8:31:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "You will recall that in 2008 we enabled dialogue to take place between ourselves and the opposition," External link

onlinenigeria Thursday, September 17, 2020 2:13:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Therefore, beyond the ANC's proposal to engage opposition parties and some civil society organisations working in the service of the regime change agenda is a continuity to the principle of engagement and re-engagement which we have been able to domesticate as part of the post-November 2017 transitional political culture," External link

onlinenigeria Thursday, September 17, 2020 2:13:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "You will recall that in 2008 we enabled dialogue to take place between ourselves and the opposition," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, September 17, 2020 12:35:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Therefore, beyond the ANC's proposal to engage opposition parties and some civil society organisations working in the service of the regime change agenda is a continuity to the principle of engagement and re-engagement which we have been able to domesticate as part of the post-November 2017 transitional political culture," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, September 17, 2020 12:35:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “You will recall that in 2008 we enabled dialogue to take place between ourselves and the opposition,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Wednesday, September 16, 2020 6:08:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Therefore, beyond the ANC’s proposal to engage opposition parties and some civil society organisations working in the service of the regime change agenda is a continuity to the principle of engagement and re-engagement which we have been able to domesticate as part of the post-November 2017 transitional political culture,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Wednesday, September 16, 2020 6:08:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu told : “In essence, this expresses both Zanu-PF and the ANC’s sincere propensity towards sustainable democracy in the region,” External link

thezimbabwemail Tuesday, September 15, 2020 3:00:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “So, instead of looking at the ANC as a mere facilitator of dialogue in narrow contemporary limits, one needs to look at the ANC as a brother to Zimbabwe’s national interests, in as much as Zanu-PF is kith and kin to South-Africa’s continued fight for political and economic emancipation,” External link

thezimbabwemail Tuesday, September 15, 2020 3:00:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu told : “Therefore, beyond the ANC’s proposal to engage opposition parties and some civil society organisations (CSOs) working in the service of the regime change agenda is a continuity to the principle of engagement and re-engagement which we have been able to domesticate as part of the post-November 2017 transitional political culture,” External link

thezimbabwemail Tuesday, September 15, 2020 3:00:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu told : “You will recall that in 2008 we enabled dialogue to take place between ourselves and the opposition,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Monday, September 14, 2020 5:43:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Therefore, beyond the ANC’s proposal to engage opposition parties and some civil society organisations working in the service of the regime change agenda is a continuity to the principle of engagement and re-engagement which we have been able to domesticate as part of the post-November 2017 transitional political culture,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Monday, September 14, 2020 5:43:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu wrote : "The Zimbabwe African Nationalist Union Patriotic Front is indebted to the steeped bona fide pan-Africanist spirit which facilitated the convening of the inter-party dialogue with our sister revolutionary party the African National Congress (ANC)," External link

onlinenigeria Friday, September 11, 2020 1:30:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu wrote : "The Zimbabwe African Nationalist Union Patriotic Front is indebted to the steeped bona fide pan-Africanist spirit which facilitated the convening of the inter-party dialogue with our sister revolutionary party the African National Congress (ANC)," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, September 11, 2020 11:30:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We [in the meeting] also tried to avoid using the word crisis because there is no crisis in Zimbabwe" External link

bulawayo24 Friday, September 11, 2020 9:52:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu wrote : “The Zimbabwe African Nationalist Union Patriotic Front is indebted to the steeped bona fide pan-Africanist spirit which facilitated the convening of the inter-party dialogue with our sister revolutionary party the African National Congress (ANC),” External link

zimeye Thursday, September 10, 2020 9:18:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The sacrifices of our departed and still living heroes of the liberation struggle still remain our source of courage and resilience to jealously guard our hard won independence and sovereignty from our colonisers," "We should, therefore, trudge against the ever-evolving enemy in maintaining our solidarity, comradeship, trust and our togetherness, lest we perish" External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, September 10, 2020 9:49:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We discussed issues of fugitives who seem to be responsible for the misinformation that is being peddled out there. We also avoided the use of the word crisis because there is no crisis in Zimbabwe; that is why my colleague decided that we have challenges, not only in Zimbabwe but also in South Africa. Discussions also revolved on the challenges affecting the two countries and the two parties," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, September 10, 2020 8:56:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We spoke about people's aspirations. How how do you measure people's aspirations except through democratic elections, which in Zimbabwe, has been given, more than two thirds majority to Zanu-PF by the same people that people purport to be concerned about? So it was a no-holds meeting between comrades, amongst friends. I have attended several meetings in my career as a politician, this was the frankest, most candid engagement that I have experienced," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, September 10, 2020 8:56:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu told : “I am not aware of any other programmes that they (the ANC delegation) may have lined up as part of their visit,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Tuesday, September 8, 2020 4:59:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu added : “In essence this is an opportunity for our liberation sisterhood as ZANU PF and the ANC to be concretised in the service of a plethora of genuine concerns affecting both ZANU PF and the ANC” External link

herald Tuesday, September 8, 2020 3:21:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “President Mnangagwa and his South African counterpart Cyril Ramaphosa including myself and my ANC counterpart Ace Magashule are in constant touch, which is why we are meeting at party-to-party level on Wednesday. In fact, as Zanu-PF, we raised our concern about the issue of alleged gross human rights violations in Zimbabwe being discussed at government to government level. We then agreed as Zanu-PF and ANC to first discuss it at party-to-party level,” “Presidents Mnangagwa and Ramaphosa agreed on the date, and we are now meeting as Zanu-PF Politburo and ANC NEC to discuss. We are aware that there are G-40 elements who are actually peddling lies about the situation on Zimbabwe and they are hiding in South Africa” External link

zimeye Monday, September 7, 2020 12:41:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "President Mnangagwa and his South African counterpart Cyril Ramaphosa including myself and my ANC counterpart Ace Magashule are in constant touch, which is why we are meeting at party-to-party level on Wednesday. In fact, as Zanu-PF, we raised our concern about the issue of alleged gross human rights violations in Zimbabwe being discussed at government to government level. We then agreed as Zanu-PF and ANC to first discuss it at party-to-party level," "Presidents Mnangagwa and Ramaphosa agreed on the date, and we are now meeting as Zanu-PF Politburo and ANC NEC to discuss. We are aware that there are G-40 elements who are actually peddling lies about the situation on Zimbabwe and they are hiding in South Africa" External link

bulawayo24 Monday, September 7, 2020 8:37:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “We are always collaborating with the ANC on a regular basis and this is really not a new development as indicated by yourselves. We are colleagues so there is nothing new to this kind of collaboration,” “On this particular one we have been communicating with the ANC on this and engagement to address issues as we have done before with them, so we are ready for this meeting which is sanctioned by our principals” External link

newsday Wednesday, September 2, 2020 1:23:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We are always collaborating with the ANC on a regular basis and this is really not a new development as indicated by yourselves. We are colleagues so there is nothing new to this kind of collaboration," "On this particular one we have been communicating with the ANC on this and engagement to address issues as we have done before with them, so we are ready for this meeting which is sanctioned by our principals" External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, September 2, 2020 9:31:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “In our view as a revolutionary powerhouse in Zimbabwe and in the region, this party-to-party dialogue convened at the urgency of the malicious deconstruction of the ‘Zimbabwean situation’ must expose the imagined desires of a political crisis as misrepresented in the cyber space. We are aware of the input of our opposition in this as its existence is only sustained by creating despondency and demonisation of our nation in a bid to justify its regime-change project. They have failed before and many more failures wait on their part,” External link

herald Wednesday, September 2, 2020 2:58:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “They are expected as soon as possible, it’s an initiative that is being done by our principals, we are sister parties we should never allow a third party to divide us,” External link

herald Wednesday, September 2, 2020 2:58:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The ultimate output of this dialogue should produce a determined resolution to move the agenda for our development in our own terms. As ZANU PF, we anticipate that the major resolution of this dialogue will see our shared anti-colonial political soul magnified towards strengthening our bilateral ties in the areas of commerce, industry, trade and the mutual exchange of sustainable political ideas to build a better continent whose tenets of state-craft are not determined by neo-colonial prefects and their proxies on the doorsteps of our continued fight for unity, development and freedom in Africa,” External link

herald Wednesday, September 2, 2020 2:58:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The meeting was part of a peer to peer review of two brotherly nations, which have shared historical ties forged in their nations’ struggle for independence from the white colonialists who are now sponsoring mayhem in the region to install puppet regimes,” External link

herald Wednesday, September 2, 2020 2:58:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The Jihadists/Islamic attacks in the northern part of Mozambique to establish a caliphate in that part, is a clearly testimony of the concerted efforts by anti-FLM forces,” External link

thezimbabwemail Tuesday, August 18, 2020 3:29:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “We are in solidarity with CCM and the United Republic of Tanzania government counterparts to clamp down on social media and enforcement of new media stipulations in the past weeks as they also realize that the opposition and their sponsors have resorted to this new strategy of warfare,” External link

thezimbabwemail Tuesday, August 18, 2020 3:29:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We are in solidarity with CCM and the United Republic of Tanzania government counterparts to clamp down on social media and enforcement of new media stipulations in the past weeks as they also realize that the opposition and their sponsors have resorted to this new strategy of warfare," External link

onlinenigeria Tuesday, August 18, 2020 1:49:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We are in solidarity with CCM and the United Republic of Tanzania government counterparts to clamp down on social media and enforcement of new media stipulations in the past weeks as they also realize that the opposition and their sponsors have resorted to this new strategy of warfare," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, August 17, 2020 11:52:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "It is as if there is an unwritten law that once you are in political leadership, you must wallow in poverty," External link

allafrica Saturday, August 15, 2020 3:06:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "It is as if there is an unwritten law that once you are in political leadership, you must wallow in poverty," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, August 14, 2020 11:41:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Ace Magashule ) : "In my intense discussion with Ace Magashule, we shared a mutual position that liberation movements must be on the guard against efforts to divide the region," External link

bulawayo24 Sunday, August 9, 2020 1:03:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “In my intense discussion with him this morning (yesterday), we shared a mutual position that liberation movements must be on the guard against efforts to divide the region,” External link

thezimbabwemail Saturday, August 8, 2020 5:01:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu expressed : “In fact, the pictures and video clips being circulated in the mainstream and social media are old footages which are not reflective of the current state of peace and tranquillity in Zimbabwe,” External link

thezimbabwemail Saturday, August 8, 2020 5:01:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The nation is grappling with Covid-19. So I will use the platform to engage on this important issue confronting us," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, August 4, 2020 10:18:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "It is a modern way of reaching to our friends, loved ones and fellow compatriots," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, August 4, 2020 10:18:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “So the idea is to use this space to share authentic information on issues surrounding our politics and information on the economy. Our absence here has caused national debate to be arrogated by reactionaries and imperialist handled propagandists,” External link

thezimbabwemail Tuesday, August 4, 2020 4:28:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “As it stands, my entire family has gone through similar routines of constant COVID 19 testing,” External link

thezimbabwemail Tuesday, August 4, 2020 4:28:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu told : "It is not easy to stay away from the people you love but when you love them that much, you keep your distance for their safety. I tested negative on arrival and I am waiting for a second test after eight days which should be on Friday," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, August 3, 2020 3:19:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The party is aware of all political developments taking place in the provinces including recommendations. We shall be dealing with the matter at the appropriate time," "We know the issue of Mashonaland East province and we shall deal with it" External link

onlinenigeria Monday, July 27, 2020 1:57:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The party is aware of all political developments taking place in the provinces including recommendations. We shall be dealing with the matter at the appropriate time," "We know the issue of Mashonaland East province and we shall deal with it" External link

bulawayo24 Sunday, July 26, 2020 9:47:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Jonathan Moyo ) : “Our security department should constantly alert us on this clear present danger of this unholy alliance. We also take note and welcome the prosecutor-general’s efforts for the extradition of Jonathan Moyo from Kenya as he is the figment of the external demonisation of the leadership and exhorting mass uprising in the country,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Sunday, July 12, 2020 12:18:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Our security departments’ jealously guarding the integrity and reputation of the party is critical. It is discomforting that an individual was arrested in Kuwadzana printing our Zanu PF and CIO cards, the level of and sophistication of such an act only points to the fact that there are leakages and gross breaches of our internal security system which must be thoroughly investigated,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Sunday, July 12, 2020 12:18:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Jonathan Moyo ) : "We also take note and welcome the Prosecutor-General's efforts for the extradition of Jonathan Moyo from Kenya as he is the figment of the external demonisation of leadership, exhorting mass uprising in the country," External link

onlinenigeria Saturday, July 11, 2020 1:30:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Jonathan Moyo ) : “We also take note and welcome the Prosecutor-General’s efforts for the extradition of Jonathan Moyo from Kenya as he is the figment of the external demonisation of leadership, exhorting mass uprising in the country,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, July 10, 2020 6:53:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Jonathan Moyo ) : “We also take note and welcome the Prosecutor-General’s efforts for the extradition of Jonathan Moyo from Kenya as he is the figment of the external demonisation of leadership, exhorting mass uprising in the country,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Friday, July 10, 2020 6:01:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “We take note and welcome the Prosecutor General’s efforts for the extradition of Professor Jonathan Moyo from Kenya as he is the figment of the external demonisation of our leadership and extorting (sic) mass uprising in the country,” “Our security departments’ role in jealously guarding the integrity and the reputation of the party is critical” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, July 10, 2020 1:59:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The level and sophistication of such an act points to the fact that there are leakages and gross breaches of our internal party systems which would be thoroughly investigated,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, July 10, 2020 1:59:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu charged : "Our party detractors continue with their anti-establishment agendas. The party is aware of the plan for mass protests (on July 31) being organised by the MDC Alliance renegades: Tajamuka, the Front for Economic Emancipation of Zimbabwe being led by the expelled youth commissar Godfrey Tsenengamu and other media protagonists. " External link

bulawayo24 Friday, July 10, 2020 9:02:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We take note and welcome the Prosecutor General's efforts for the extradition of Professor Jonathan Moyo from Kenya as he is the figment of the external demonisation of our leadership and extorting (sic) mass uprising in the country," "Our security departments' role in jealously guarding the integrity and the reputation of the party is critical" External link

bulawayo24 Friday, July 10, 2020 9:02:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The level and sophistication of such an act points to the fact that there are leakages and gross breaches of our internal party systems which would be thoroughly investigated," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, July 10, 2020 9:02:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We don't know that party. The Zapu we know joined Zanu-PF and its properties are now being jointly owned by Zanu-PF," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, July 9, 2020 9:23:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Prices of goods still remain high, prices are out of reach of the common people. The reduction of the price of bread from $77 to $66 is not enough to cushion people from their meagre incomes. A complete overhaul and lowering of prices is essential if the economic situation is to stabilise for our people," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, July 9, 2020 9:23:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Jonathan Moyo ) : "We also take note and welcome the Prosecutor-General's efforts for the extradition of Jonathan Moyo from Kenya as he is the figment of the external demonisation of leadership, exhorting mass uprising in the country," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, July 8, 2020 9:15:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The level and sophistication of such an act points to the fact that there are leakages and gross breaches of our internal party systems which would be thoroughly investigated," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, July 8, 2020 8:26:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Our Party ) : "Our party detractors continue with their anti-establishment agendas," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, July 8, 2020 8:26:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Our Party ) : “Our party detractors continue with their anti-establishment agendas,” External link

newsday Wednesday, July 8, 2020 6:46:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The level and sophistication of such an act points to the fact that there are leakages and gross breaches of our internal party systems which would be thoroughly investigated,” External link

newsday Wednesday, July 8, 2020 6:46:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Jonathan Moyo ) : “We also take note and welcome the Prosecutor-General’s efforts for the extradition of Jonathan Moyo from Kenya as he is the figment of the external demonisation of leadership, exhorting mass uprising in the country,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Wednesday, July 8, 2020 3:23:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The party needs continuous updates on these developments from the ministry of Finance and the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe, and not only wait for relevant State organs to be summoned for presentations at these meetings or politburo,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Wednesday, July 8, 2020 3:23:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu charged : "Our party detractors continue with their anti-establishment agendas. The party is aware of the plan for mass protests (on July 31) being organised by the MDC Alliance renegades: Tajamuka, the Front for Economic Emancipation of Zimbabwe being led by the expelled youth commissar Godfrey Tsenengamu and other media protagonists," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, July 8, 2020 9:49:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Douglas Mahiya ) : "I also want to acknowledge the strides taken by the secretary of war veterans wing comrade Mahiya - in conjunction with the Mashonaland Central politburo members, central committee members and honourable ministers from that province - for the restructuring of the war veterans committee at the historic Atlanta farm in Muzarabani, of which (Richard) Chirongwe was appointed as the interim chairperson," External link

onlinenigeria Saturday, July 4, 2020 1:32:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Douglas Mahiya ) : “I also want to acknowledge the strides taken by the secretary of war veterans wing comrade Mahiya – in conjunction with the Mashonaland Central politburo members, central committee members and honourable ministers from that province – for the restructuring of the war veterans committee at the historic Atlanta farm in Muzarabani, of which (Richard) Chirongwe was appointed as the interim chairperson,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, July 3, 2020 11:57:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Douglas Mahiya ) : "I also want to acknowledge the strides taken by the secretary of war veterans wing comrade Mahiya - in conjunction with the Mashonaland Central politburo members, central committee members and honourable ministers from that province - for the restructuring of the war veterans committee at the historic Atlanta farm in Muzarabani, of which (Richard) Chirongwe was appointed as the interim chairperson," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, July 3, 2020 8:57:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Douglas Mahiya ) : “I also want to acknowledge the strides taken by the secretary of war veterans wing comrade Mahiya — in conjunction with the Mashonaland Central politburo members, central committee members and honourable ministers from that province — for the restructuring of the war veterans committee at the historic Atlanta farm in Muzarabani, of which (Richard) Chirongwe was appointed as the interim chairperson,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Friday, July 3, 2020 1:52:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Nleya was a motivating factor, he used to mobilise cadres," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, June 24, 2020 10:20:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "At Morogoro, cadres were actually given commando training and Nleya's group was one they picked instructors from because of their training. He became an instructor of other cadres, he was a soldier par excellence. The majority of ZIPRA cadres, went through Morogoro," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, June 24, 2020 10:20:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Government is aware that these escalating price increases are a political ploy engineered by our detractors to effect an illegal regime change against the ruling party and the government following the failure of illegal economic sanctions,” External link

newsday Friday, June 19, 2020 10:09:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Government is aware that these escalating price increases are a political ploy engineered by our detractors to effect an illegal regime change against the ruling party and the government following the failure of illegal economic sanctions," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, June 19, 2020 10:58:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The party will not tolerate any form of indiscipline within its party membership and anyone regardless of his position in the party who has been caught behaving wrongly will face the wrath of the party disciplinary committee," External link

bulawayo24 Saturday, June 13, 2020 12:19:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “I don’t see the reason why we can share notes with either MDC faction,” External link

zimeye Thursday, June 4, 2020 8:22:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Absalom Sikhosana ) : “The process of declaring Masuku was delayed as he was a member of the Ministry of Defence and certain procedures had to be followed. I received the letter which was written for Masuku to be declared, it was accepted and he was declared,” “Sikhosana was declared instantly soon after his death was heard because we knew him and he was part of the Zanu PF hierarchy” External link

newsday Tuesday, May 19, 2020 4:44:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The process of declaring Masuku was delayed as he was a member of the Ministry of Defence and certain procedures had to be followed. I received the letter which was written for Masuku to be declared, it was accepted and he was declared," External link

onlinenigeria Tuesday, May 19, 2020 2:19:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The process of declaring Masuku was delayed as he was a member of the Ministry of Defence and certain procedures had to be followed. I received the letter which was written for Masuku to be declared, it was accepted and he was declared," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, May 19, 2020 10:23:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “I got to know about the issue through the party that a member assisted Sikhosana when he had financial challenges while admitted in hospital,” “The party will now have to pay back the member in question. It was not supposed to be taken to the media that a member had assisted him (Sikhosana). Why would someone go to the media soon after assisting a fellow member?” External link

zimeye Tuesday, May 19, 2020 8:07:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu confirmed ( about Absalom Sikhosana ) : “We have just received the news and we are deeply saddened by the passing of Sikhosana. We are consulting as a party and we will furnish you with all the details by the end of the day,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Monday, May 18, 2020 1:37:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "I got to know about the issue through the party that a member assisted Sikhosana when he had financial challenges while admitted in hospital," "The party will now have to pay back the member in question. It was not supposed to be taken to the media that a member had assisted him (Sikhosana). Why would someone go to the media soon after assisting a fellow member?" External link

bulawayo24 Monday, May 18, 2020 10:30:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "His Excellency the President and Fist Secretary for Zanu-PF ED Mnangagwa has conferred a National Hero Status to the late Absolom Sikhosana. The late Absolom Sikhosana will be interred at the National Hero's Acre at a date to be advised. I shall be most grateful if you make the usual arrangements of his burial and payment of benefits to his dependants, he is from Bulawayo Province," External link

bulawayo24 Sunday, May 17, 2020 12:05:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Absalom Sikhosana ) : “His Excellency, the President and First Secretary of Zanu PF Cde ED Mnangagwa has conferred a national hero status to the late Absalom Sikhosana. The late Absalom Sikhosana will be interred at the National Heroes Acre at a date to be advised,” External link

zimeye Sunday, May 17, 2020 10:12:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Absalom Sikhosana ) : “He was a hardworking leader and until his death he was loyal and committed to the party. It is sad that we have lost our brother. He has never veneered off the revolutionary path. Because of his discipline, he was made interim chairperson of Bulawayo despite being a politburo member while they fix their structures and there was now order in Bulawayo because Cde Sikhosana was at the helm,” “He was loved by everyone and loved everyone too and was very active in the party. It is sad for us because just yesterday we buried another national hero and now we have lost our brother” External link

zimeye Saturday, May 16, 2020 10:37:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Angeline Masuku ) : "I am here as I have been sent to convey this message by the President. The late General Masuku has been declared a national hero and his works speak for themselves. He dedicated his life to service and until his death, he remained a committed serviceman. The Government has seen it fit to be confer National Hero Status on him," "It is unfortunate that he is being declared a national hero after his burial. However, this does not take away the honour that has been bestowed upon him. The Covid-19 has made processes much more difficult as we are working remotely as we practise social distancing. Messages may take time to be heard and acted upon. However, we thank the family for doing such a splendid job in giving the late general a befitting send-off. His place at the National Heroes Acre shall be always known and he will not be forgotten for the works he has done" External link

bulawayo24 Saturday, May 16, 2020 10:14:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Absalom Sikhosana ) : “He was a hardworking leader and until his death he was loyal and committed to the party. It is sad that we have lost our brother. He has never veneered off the revolutionary path. Because of his discipline, he was made interim chairperson of Bulawayo despite being a politburo member while they fix their structures and there was now order in Bulawayo because Cde Sikhosana wa sat the helm,” “He was loved by everyone and loved everyone too and was very active in the party. It is sad for us because just yesterday we buried another national hero and now we have lost our brother” External link

zbc Saturday, May 16, 2020 10:11:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Angeline Masuku ) : “I am here as I have been sent to convey this message by the President (Mnangagwa). The late General Masuku has been declared a national hero and his works speak for themselves. He dedicated his life to service and until his time of death, he remained a committed serviceman,” External link

zimeye Saturday, May 16, 2020 9:52:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “I am here as I have been sent to convey this message by the President (Mnangagwa). The late General Masuku has been declared a national hero and his works speak for themselves. He dedicated his life to service and until his time of death, he remained a committed serviceman,” External link

herald Saturday, May 16, 2020 2:34:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu wrote ( about Province ) : “His Excellency the President and First Secretary of Zanu PF Cde E.D Mnangagwa has conferred a Liberation hero status to the late Cde Tanda Tavaruva on May 11, 2020 and he will be buried at Mangwandi Cemetery in Masvingo Province. The family can be contacted through our Masvingo provincial office,” External link

zimeye Thursday, May 14, 2020 5:14:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu added : “That’s (accusations) recognition that we are the party in power, that we are the party of choice. The MDC is grappling with a decision by the Supreme Court – how Zanu PF comes into it is something that we fail to understand,” “Why should we enjoy their issues? In any case it’s not Zanu PF that went to court, its them that went to court” External link

zimeye Wednesday, May 6, 2020 9:17:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “That’s nonsensical. I don’t respond to such nonsense. They are trying to seek relevance,” External link

zimeye Monday, April 13, 2020 12:07:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "That's nonsensical. I don't respond to such nonsense. They are trying to seek relevance," External link

allafrica Monday, April 13, 2020 3:31:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “That’s nonsensical. I don’t respond to such nonsense. They are trying to seek relevance,” External link

thestandard-zw Sunday, April 12, 2020 8:49:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu argued : “In a way, the military remained radically defiant to negotiation…Some in the military ranks especially the Late Lookout Masuku felt betrayed when Dr Nkomo decided to take part in the Lancaster Conference which was perceived as a self-created onslaught for Zapu,” “Dr Nkomo’s decision also served as a swipe to Zipra commanders’ instruction to him not to participate in the Lancaster talks. The friction between the military and Dr Nkomo’s political decision precipitated more internal contradictions between the combatant forces and those at the height of political decision-making” External link

newsday Monday, April 6, 2020 6:30:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu wrote : “Moreover, the exclusion of Russia as an interested stakeholder in the transitional roadmap set at the Lancaster Conference was indicative of Britain and America’s monopolistic determination to shape Zimbabwe’s independence politics. Key African countries which had assisted both Zanla and ZPRA in the execution of the armed struggle were (also) excluded in the Lancaster arrangement,” External link

newsday Monday, April 6, 2020 6:30:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The party will continue to mobilise aggressively as part of the five million membership campaign towards the 2023 harmonised elections. Politburo took note of the real issues which impact on our urban footprint and these will be taken into account for future campaigns,” External link

zimeye Friday, March 27, 2020 10:58:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Government should inherit the problem and allow settlements to remain in those areas and compensate the true owners of that land if there is need for that. That is the matter, which the youths raised and it was well received by most members of the Politburo,” External link

thezimbabwemail Thursday, March 26, 2020 2:52:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “So that is really the premise within which this position was taken,” External link

thezimbabwemail Thursday, March 26, 2020 2:52:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "If Chamisa wants dialogue with President Mnangagwa, he must come to the Polad. Former President Mbeki is aware that we have started dialogue under the Polad and this is the best platform we have and must be accepted by all Zimbabweans who want to see the country progress," "The door is still open for Chamisa to join the Polad dialogue rather than to wait for outsiders; we are not going to wait for outsiders to determine what we can do to resolve our problems. We shall go ahead with Polad going towards the elections" External link

onlinenigeria Friday, March 13, 2020 1:30:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "If Chamisa wants dialogue with President Mnangagwa, he must come to the Polad. Former President Mbeki is aware that we have started dialogue under the Polad and this is the best platform we have and must be accepted by all Zimbabweans who want to see the country progress," "The door is still open for Chamisa to join the Polad dialogue rather than to wait for outsiders; we are not going to wait for outsiders to determine what we can do to resolve our problems. We shall go ahead with Polad going towards the elections" External link

bulawayo24 Friday, March 13, 2020 10:43:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “If Chamisa wants dialogue with President Mnangagwa, he must come to the Polad. Former President Mbeki is aware that we have started dialogue under the Polad and this is the best platform we have and must be accepted by all Zimbabweans who want to see the country progress,” “The door is still open for Chamisa to join the Polad dialogue rather than to wait for outsiders; we are not going to wait for outsiders to determine what we can do to resolve our problems. We shall go ahead with Polad going towards the elections” External link

zimeye Thursday, March 12, 2020 8:06:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “If Chamisa wants dialogue with President Mnangagwa, he must come to the Polad. Former President Mbeki is aware that we have started dialogue under the Polad and this is the best platform we have and must be accepted by all Zimbabweans who want to see the country progress,” “The door is still open for Chamisa to join the Polad dialogue rather than to wait for outsiders; we are not going to wait for outsiders to determine what we can do to resolve our problems. We shall go ahead with Polad going towards the elections” External link

thezimbabwemail Thursday, March 12, 2020 4:54:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The statement, in its defamatory, false and misleading allegations states the following about the plaintiff: that the plaintiff has violated the very foundation of the fight for democracy in Zimbabwe because of his corrupt proclivities, that the plaintiff’s corrupt inclinations continue to undermine socio-economic transformation in. Zimbabwe and, as a corollary, the defendant’s generation is suffering immensely,” External link

thezimbabwemail Wednesday, February 26, 2020 3:37:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The particularity requested in all these paragraphs is not necessary for purposes of pleading. The request is an inquisitorial foray calculated to abuse the procedure of requesting for further particulars. Further, and in any event, these are issues of evidence and the defendant is not handicapped from pleading,' Mpofu charged. Matutu, however, further demanded how and when Mpofu got to know about the alleged defamatory statement. " External link

onlinenigeria Wednesday, February 26, 2020 2:58:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The statement, in its defamatory, false and misleading allegations states the following about the plaintiff: that the plaintiff has violated the very foundation of the fight for democracy in Zimbabwe because of his corrupt proclivities, that the plaintiff's corrupt inclinations continue to undermine socio-economic transformation in. Zimbabwe and, as a corollary, the defendant's generation is suffering immensely," External link

onlinenigeria Wednesday, February 26, 2020 2:58:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The particularity requested in all these paragraphs is not necessary for purposes of pleading. The request is an inquisitorial foray calculated to abuse the procedure of requesting for further particulars. Further, and in any event, these are issues of evidence and the defendant is not handicapped from pleading,' Mpofu charged. Matutu, however, further demanded how and when Mpofu got to know about the alleged defamatory statement. " External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, February 26, 2020 12:44:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The statement, in its defamatory, false and misleading allegations states the following about the plaintiff: that the plaintiff has violated the very foundation of the fight for democracy in Zimbabwe because of his corrupt proclivities, that the plaintiff's corrupt inclinations continue to undermine socio-economic transformation in Zimbabwe and, as a corollary, the defendant's generation is suffering immensely," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, February 26, 2020 12:44:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The statement, in its defamatory, false and misleading allegations states the following about the plaintiff: that the plaintiff has violated the very foundation of the fight for democracy in Zimbabwe because of his corrupt proclivities, that the plaintiff’s corrupt inclinations continue to undermine socio-economic transformation in. Zimbabwe and, as a corollary, the defendant’s generation is suffering immensely,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Tuesday, February 25, 2020 1:32:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Charity Charamba ) : “Talk to Charamba, she is in a better position to tell you about that because they (police) are the ones who have such reports,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Saturday, February 15, 2020 10:31:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The President of our party wants everybody in Zanu-PF and he has called for all the former members who broke away for whatever reason to come back into the fold of the party and be part of our new dispensation," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, February 12, 2020 9:18:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “This new system will not only maximise revenue collection, but also increase transparency and accountability on the administration’s activities. This will also enable visible development to the motoring public who fund the development,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Tuesday, February 11, 2020 5:02:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “As a party, we are concerned that the MDC managed to increase its support base by about 900 000 new voters while ours was about 300 000; so we need to work towards correcting that especially in the area of youths where it looks like they did well,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Monday, February 10, 2020 11:50:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “We want to ensure that the party continues to grow as we also grow the economy. The party needs to look at ways of attracting youths especially those who will be first time voters in 2023,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Monday, February 10, 2020 11:50:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about The Ambassador ) : “The Government of Zimbabwe is delighted that Fastjet is expanding its international route network to include Harare and that in doing so it is bringing its low-cost, reliable and safe service to the people of Zimbabwe,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Monday, February 10, 2020 7:58:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu added : “We are currently working on that and we will be coming with a position soon. We are saying comrades must come back and the president wants all to come back to the party and help in the building of our country,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Saturday, February 8, 2020 6:08:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Why are you asking that question when those who addressed the Press conference said they are doing so in their individual capacity? Treat it as such. It was not a party programme" External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, February 4, 2020 9:39:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "I am not in a position to confirm that, I am not in Harare but on leave in Nyamandlovu as we speak," External link

onlinenigeria Wednesday, January 29, 2020 2:57:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “I am not in a position to confirm that, I am not in Harare but on leave in Nyamandlovu as we speak,” External link

zimeye Wednesday, January 29, 2020 2:31:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “I am not in a position to confirm that, I am not in Harare but on leave in Nyamandlovu as we speak,” External link

thezimbabwemail Wednesday, January 29, 2020 12:01:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "I am not in a position to confirm that, I am not in Harare but on leave in Nyamandlovu as we speak," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, January 29, 2020 11:19:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "How can you believe such a myth. We don't have such," "Our nominations are done by all provinces and it is about the president nobody else" External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, December 11, 2019 8:29:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “How can you believe such a myth. We don’t have such,” “Our nominations are done by all provinces and it is about the president nobody else” External link

zimeye Wednesday, December 11, 2019 12:40:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Mr President, you can go beyond 2028 if you so wish because the issue of law can be taken care of in parliament,” External link

theindependent Monday, December 9, 2019 4:03:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : “We understand the challenges facing the country in terms of prices of basic commodities,” “As you aware, the President (Emmerson Mnangagwa) recently directed the return of subsidies. We are sensitive to the plight of our people that after this conference it will be all systems go, for the betterment of the life of our people” External link

zimeye Sunday, December 8, 2019 3:48:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Mr President, you can go beyond 2028 if you so wish because the issue of law can be taken care of in parliament," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, December 6, 2019 1:15:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Mr President, you can go beyond 2028 if you so wish because the issue of law can be taken care of in Parliament,” External link

newsday Monday, December 2, 2019 9:27:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “His Excellency, the President and First Secretary to Zanu-PF, Cde Mnangagwa, has conferred liberation war hero status to the late Cde Gerhard Friedrich who died on November 25, 2019,” External link

zimeye Monday, December 2, 2019 7:58:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : “President Emmerson Mnangagwa has assured the family that they will keep their wealth,” External link

thenationonlineng Friday, November 22, 2019 5:42:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Don't talk to me about that issue," External link

onlinenigeria Sunday, November 10, 2019 9:27:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Don't talk to me about that issue," External link

bulawayo24 Sunday, November 10, 2019 12:57:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Don’t talk to me about that issue,” External link

thestandard-zw Sunday, November 10, 2019 6:38:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “We want to thank the technical team for Mash East for working together and ensuring that the venue is ready for the conference,” External link

zimeye Thursday, November 7, 2019 4:54:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “I have just been reading about it in the Press, but it has not come to my office,” External link

newsday Friday, October 25, 2019 1:46:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "I have just been reading about it in the Press, but it has not come to my office," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, October 25, 2019 12:59:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "I am surprised that you could ask me about that meeting. Why don't your sources give you more information about it? I chair those meetings, but I am not going to discuss anything with the media. In any case, there is nothing to discuss because nothing of that sort was said," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, October 25, 2019 12:59:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu told : “I am clean, I have invited investigations. I have never and will never take anything from anybody. What I have, I worked for and it is an insult, especially to be told by a nonentity, someone who has never managed a tuck-shop that I am corrupt. What do I need to corrupt anybody? If anything, I would be corrupting people,” External link

zimeye Monday, October 21, 2019 3:07:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu told : “I am clean, I have invited investigations. I have never and will never take anything from anybody. What I have, I worked for and it is an insult, especially to be told by a nonentity, someone who has never managed a tuck-shop that I am corrupt. What do I need to corrupt anybody? If anything, I would be corrupting people,” External link

zimeye Monday, October 21, 2019 2:36:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu saying : “the solidarity march would include government functionaries, civil society, students, the business community and all political parties, among others” External link

zimeye Saturday, October 19, 2019 1:41:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "This extra-ordinary meeting was to receive the reports of the outcome of Harare province only," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, October 17, 2019 1:27:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The Politburo has also directed that all the recently elected leaders in Harare. for all the zones should be compelled to undergo ideological training as we reaffirm discipline and ideological understanding of our revolution,” External link

zimeye Thursday, October 17, 2019 7:38:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “It was observed also that there was some mischief by some certain elements who are prone to using money to cause confusion within the party process and the Politburo has directed that in future such characters if found and proven that they are using money to interfere with our internal electoral process this should warrant an instant dismissal from the party,” “We want to warn those who would want to use unorthodox methods in seeking for positions in the party to refrain from activities that are meant to divide or corrupt the system” External link

zimeye Thursday, October 17, 2019 7:38:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The Politburo unanimously endorsed the outcome of the DCC for Harare which were received through a report by the National Political Commissar. It was a comprehensive report which identified areas that needed to be addressed. It was accepted in its entirety,” External link

zbc Thursday, October 17, 2019 5:35:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu confirmed : “We hope the next process will flow smoothly. The DCCs will now have to restructure,” External link

zbc Thursday, October 17, 2019 5:35:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The Politburo has also directed that all the recently elected leaders in Harare. for all the zones should be compelled to undergo ideological training as we reaffirm discipline and ideological understanding of our revolution,” External link

herald Thursday, October 17, 2019 2:54:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “It was observed also that there was some mischief by some certain elements who are prone to using money to cause confusion within the party process and the Politburo has directed that in future such characters if found and proven that they are using money to interfere with our internal electoral process this should warrant an instant dismissal from the party,” “We want to warn those who would want to use unorthodox methods in seeking for positions in the party to refrain from activities that are meant to divide or corrupt the system” External link

herald Thursday, October 17, 2019 2:54:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “This extra-ordinary meeting was to receive the reports of the outcome of Harare province only,” External link

newsday Wednesday, October 16, 2019 10:38:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “It’s the first time I am hearing it from you,” External link

newsday Saturday, October 12, 2019 6:34:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “That is their proposal, that is their view. We go by the dictates of the Constitution,” External link

newsday Thursday, October 10, 2019 8:11:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "It's unfounded and uncalled for. They are lies meant to tarnish the image of the country so that the country will not realise the actual value of its precious stones" External link

allafrica Monday, October 7, 2019 4:55:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The USA never send teams to Zimbabwe to monitor the production of diamonds in the country. We have some committees who monitors the production of diamonds in the country to make sure we meet with the required standards. The US embassy rely solely on false reports from civic society," External link

allafrica Monday, October 7, 2019 4:55:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "It's unfounded and uncalled for. They are lies meant to tarnish the image of the country so that the country will not realise the actual value of its precious stones" External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, October 3, 2019 1:10:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The USA never send teams to Zimbabwe to monitor the production of diamonds in the country. We have some committees who monitors the production of diamonds in the country to make sure we meet with the required standards. The US embassy rely solely on false reports from civic society," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, October 3, 2019 1:10:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “As you might be aware, we hosted a very successful meeting of Former Liberation Movements in Victoria Falls where this matter came in our agenda. The SADC member states expressed their tremendous support to Zimbabwe on the sanctions imposed on us,” External link

herald Thursday, October 3, 2019 3:55:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “As you might be aware, we hosted a very successful meeting of Former Liberation Movements in Victoria Falls where this matter came in our agenda. The SADC members’ states expressed their tremendous support to Zimbabwe on sanctions imposed on us,” External link

zimeye Wednesday, October 2, 2019 7:15:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu déclaré : "Rien n'a changé dans l'engagement du parti à transférer les deux propriétés" External link

bbc-french-africa Tuesday, October 1, 2019 4:59:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Nothing has changed on party’s commitment to transfer the two properties,” External link

zimeye Tuesday, October 1, 2019 7:47:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Nothing has changed on the party’s commitment to transfer the two properties,” External link

thezimbabwemail Tuesday, October 1, 2019 2:19:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “We are waiting for that intervention. We have not received it yet,” External link

thezimbabwemail Wednesday, September 18, 2019 1:24:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : “President Emmerson Mnangagwa has assured the family that they will keep their wealth,” External link

thenationonlineng Wednesday, September 18, 2019 3:36:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The title deeds will soon be transferred into the family’s name,” External link

vanguardngr Wednesday, September 18, 2019 1:00:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : “President Emmerson Mnangagwa has assured the family that they will keep their wealth,” External link

vanguardngr Wednesday, September 18, 2019 1:00:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The title deeds will soon be transferred into the family’s name,” External link

vanguardngr Wednesday, September 18, 2019 1:00:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : “President Emmerson Mnangagwa has assured the family that they will keep their wealth,” External link

zimeye Tuesday, September 17, 2019 10:39:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The title deeds will soon be transferred into the family’s name,” External link

zimeye Tuesday, September 17, 2019 10:39:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Robert Mugabe ) : “The process is currently underway to transfer the properties to the Mugabe family” External link

thezimbabwemail Tuesday, September 17, 2019 11:42:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Robert Mugabe ) : "The process is currently underway to transfer the properties to the Mugabe family" External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, September 17, 2019 4:20:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about President Mugabe ) : “The process is currently underway to transfer them to the (Mugabe) family,” External link

zimeye Monday, September 16, 2019 8:17:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The process is currently underway to transfer them to the (Mugabe) family," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, September 16, 2019 11:36:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The process is currently underway to transfer them to the (Mugabe) family," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, September 16, 2019 9:44:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The process is currently underway to transfer them to the (Mugabe) family,” External link

herald Monday, September 16, 2019 3:30:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu told : “I had 15 hectares of premium tobacco and fetched five dollars per kilogramme at the auction floors,” External link

thestandard-zw Sunday, September 8, 2019 8:18:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Preparations are now at an advanced level. An advance team will be leaving for Victoria Falls tomorrow to make sure everything is in order ahead of the convention," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, September 6, 2019 9:48:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Preparations are now at an advanced level. An advance team will be leaving for Victoria Falls tomorrow to make sure everything is in order ahead of the convention,” External link

zimeye Friday, September 6, 2019 8:17:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Its true we have rescheduled the march because the President is out of the country and it was not possible to hold it. We will hold it at a later date and the public will be advised," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, September 5, 2019 10:40:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The event is open to everyone,” External link

zimeye Wednesday, September 4, 2019 1:42:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The party has also approved a budget for the event, which is an honour to us to have all our comrades congregating in Zimbabwe to reminisce on the struggle for our liberation,” External link

clubofmozambique Wednesday, September 4, 2019 10:49:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu told : “We want to make it a national event. The solidarity march will include the Government, civil society, students, the business community (and) all political parties, among others, to participate in the solidarity march. The event is open to everyone,” External link

zimeye Monday, September 2, 2019 6:38:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We want to make it a national event. The solidarity march will include the government, civil society, students, the business community and all political parties, among others. The event is open to everyone," External link

onlinenigeria Monday, September 2, 2019 2:03:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We want to make it a national event. The solidarity march will include the government, civil society, students, the business community and all political parties, among others. The event is open to everyone," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, September 2, 2019 12:47:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The event is open to everyone,” External link

herald Monday, September 2, 2019 2:16:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The President will give direction to the teams on what needs to be done,” External link

herald Wednesday, August 21, 2019 1:58:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Our party as the bedrock of our communities continues to gain strength in the Second Republic. This is exemplified by the recent resounding victory at our by-elections in the constituencies of Nyanga, Lupane East, Bubi and Nkayi Wards. The Party is confident to garner more votes in the upcoming by-elections of Mangwe, (Matabeleland South), Zaka East (Masvingo) and Glen View South in Harare," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, August 16, 2019 10:51:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The results dispel all beliefs and perceptions that are being floated around the globe and within the country that the people of Zimbabwe are in a worse situation than they were before," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, August 6, 2019 9:49:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The results dispel all beliefs and perceptions that are being floated around the globe and within the country that the people of Zimbabwe are in a worse situation than they were before,” External link

thezimbabwemail Tuesday, August 6, 2019 2:49:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu told : “The results dispel all beliefs and perceptions that are being floated around the globe and within the country that the people of Zimbabwe are in a worse situation than they were before,” External link

zimeye Monday, August 5, 2019 2:53:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The results dispel all beliefs and perceptions that are being floated around the globe and within the country that the people of Zimbabwe are in a worse situation than they were before,” External link

zimeye Monday, August 5, 2019 12:21:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The people are very clear on what they want, they are very clear on the policies of the party, policies decided by the ruling party at their congresses and conferences, so we are going to continue winning these elections whenever there is a by-election. The MDC should know that they won’t win anything,” “The people are giving the Government a chance to deliver on its promises, which is what has happened. MDC was there in its full force headed by their leader but people said they cannot be associated with a party which has no clear policies hence they stuck to the ruling party which is commendable and we are really excited about it” External link

zimeye Monday, August 5, 2019 12:21:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Nelson Chamisa ) : “The victory by ZANU-PF in the local government and Parliamentary by-elections is a clear indication to Chamisa, who has been lying to the world that he won the elections. These by-elections show what people think about him. In Lupane you can imagine the number of (MDC Alliance) top leadership that was here and led by him, but the people have said no, we don’t want you and this rhetoric that he won is founded on no grounds at all, it is just wishful thinking which is not realistic,” External link

insiderzim Monday, August 5, 2019 12:12:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The results dispel all beliefs and perceptions that are being floated around the globe and within the country that the people of Zimbabwe are in a worse situation than they were before” External link

insiderzim Monday, August 5, 2019 12:12:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The results dispel all beliefs and perceptions that are being floated around the globe and within the country that the people of Zimbabwe are in a worse situation than they were before,” External link

zimeye Monday, August 5, 2019 7:16:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The people are very clear on what they want, they are very clear on the policies of the party, policies decided by the ruling party at their congresses and conferences, so we are going to continue winning these elections whenever there is a by-election. The MDC should know that they won’t win anything,” “The people are giving the Government a chance to deliver on its promises, which is what has happened. MDC was there in its full force headed by their leader but people said they cannot be associated with a party which has no clear policies hence they stuck to the ruling party which is commendable and we are really excited about it” External link

zimeye Monday, August 5, 2019 7:16:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The results dispel all beliefs and perceptions that are being floated around the globe and within the country that the people of Zimbabwe are in a worse situation than they were before,” External link

herald Monday, August 5, 2019 2:11:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The people are very clear on what they want, they are very clear on the policies of the party, policies decided by the ruling party at their congresses and conferences, so we are going to continue winning these elections whenever there is a by-election. The MDC should know that they won’t win anything,” “The people are giving the Government a chance to deliver on its promises, which is what has happened. MDC was there in its full force headed by their leader but people said they cannot be associated with a party which has no clear policies hence they stuck to the ruling party which is commendable and we are really excited about it” External link

herald Monday, August 5, 2019 2:11:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We are waiting for that intervention. We have not received it yet," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, July 30, 2019 10:00:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu told : "I've not been arrested, in fact I've never spoken to anyone from ZACC in my life and they haven't told me they're arresting me," External link

onlinenigeria Monday, July 29, 2019 8:10:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu told : "I've not been arrested, in fact I've never spoken to anyone from ZACC in my life and they haven't told me they're arresting me," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, July 29, 2019 6:09:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Let bygones be bygones, if Government is to be dragged into formally apologising, this will open closed wounds which may be catastrophic to the party and government," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, July 25, 2019 10:09:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu wrote : “The Gukurahundi issue was resolved on December 22, 1987 by former President R G Mugabe and the late Vice-President (Joshua) Nkomo. If discussions on Gukurahundi are to happen, Zanu-PF, as the custodians of the Unity Accord, should define the agenda and own the process,” External link

zimeye Thursday, July 25, 2019 12:10:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu wrote : “One of the most tragic effects of events in the 1980s is that it served to harden ethnic and political differences in Zimbabwe, resulting in ethno-political polarisation, which has continued to characterise Zimbabwe’s present day political and social landscape,” External link

zimeye Thursday, July 25, 2019 12:10:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu wrote : "The Gukurahundi issue was resolved on December 22, 1987 by former President R G Mugabe and the late Vice-President (Joshua) Nkomo. If discussions on Gukurahundi are to happen, Zanu-PF, as the custodians of the Unity Accord, should define the agenda and own the process," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, July 25, 2019 10:42:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu wrote : "One of the most tragic effects of events in the 1980s is that it served to harden ethnic and political differences in Zimbabwe, resulting in ethno-political polarisation, which has continued to characterise Zimbabwe's present day political and social landscape," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, July 25, 2019 10:42:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Let bygones be bygones, if Government is to be dragged into formally apologising, this will open closed wounds which may be catastrophic to the party and government,” External link

zimeye Tuesday, July 23, 2019 8:56:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The Gukurahundi issue was resolved on 22 December 1987 by former President R G Mugabe and the late Vice-President J Nkomo. If discussions on Gukurahundi are to happen, Zanu-PF as the custodians of the Unity Accord should define the agenda and own the process,” External link

zimeye Tuesday, July 23, 2019 8:56:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Like any other disaster, a crisis of this sort is bound to create victims who have lost economic and social livelihoods. Some of these things can never be fully restored, instead the Government can recognise these people as victims and try to establish centres where they can be assisted,” External link

zimeye Tuesday, July 23, 2019 8:56:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Let bygones be bygones, if Government is to be dragged into formally apologising, this will open closed wounds which may be catastrophic to the party and government," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, July 22, 2019 9:22:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The Gukurahundi issue was resolved on 22 December 1987 by former President R G Mugabe and the late Vice-President J Nkomo. If discussions on Gukurahundi are to happen, Zanu-PF as the custodians of the Unity Accord should define the agenda and own the process," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, July 22, 2019 9:22:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Like any other disaster, a crisis of this sort is bound to create victims who have lost economic and social livelihoods. Some of these things can never be fully restored, instead the Government can recognise these people as victims and try to establish centres where they can be assisted," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, July 22, 2019 9:22:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “They are not visible. They are not people oriented. They are just used to complaining, accusing the party for everything instead of addressing the needs of the people. We in Zanu PF spend a lot of time listening to people, addressing issues that affect our people, working with the people on the ground. If you go to most of the wards that are run by MDC counsellors, these were last seen during the elections. It is an opposition that is bent on complaining and being cry babies on literally everything,” External link

zbc Sunday, July 21, 2019 2:46:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “I am not the right person to comment on that issue,” “You need to go back to government and check who took what and where they put those things. Do you think it is possible for me to do what I am said to have done? That issue was tabled in a court of law and representations were made there. I think it’s not fair to keep on repeating the same things that have been addressed” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, July 19, 2019 11:00:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu ordered : "Angry that I reported him to former president Mugabe, Mpofu got me arrested on frivolous trumped up charges of fraud which, as you would recall, were dismissed by the law courts as they acquitted me of this trumped up criminal fraud charge. " External link

bulawayo24 Friday, July 19, 2019 10:38:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "I am not the right person to comment on that issue," "You need to go back to government and check who took what and where they put those things. Do you think it is possible for me to do what I am said to have done? That issue was tabled in a court of law and representations were made there. I think it's not fair to keep on repeating the same things that have been addressed" External link

bulawayo24 Friday, July 19, 2019 10:38:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "In Matabeleland North there is no division, factionalism or tribalism. We are here to thank you for the unity you have shown since the death of Gumbo and we ask you to vote for Mbongeni. In Zanu-PF we don't fight for positions because we are all equal," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, July 12, 2019 9:45:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "As Zanu-PF, we are going to launch the campaign for our Lupane East by-election which is at the heart of Matabeleland North province, following the passing on of our Member of Parliament Gumbo," "This is a very important seat for us like all the other seats in that region, for which we must not fail when it comes to mobilisation, hence the launch of the campaign tomorrow (today)" External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, July 10, 2019 10:10:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “As Zanu-PF, we are going to launch the campaign for our Lupane East by-election which is at the heart of Matabeleland North province, following the passing on of our Member of Parliament Cde Gumbo,” External link

zimeye Wednesday, July 10, 2019 5:52:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Whose party are they talking about? They can only do so on what they own, on what is theirs. I am in the office and there is nothing like that and it will never happen. I am just hearing it and they haven't come to me directly, I am just reading about it" External link

bulawayo24 Friday, June 28, 2019 9:14:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Whose party are they talking about? They can only do so on what they own, on what is theirs. I am in the office and there is nothing like that and it will never happen. I am just hearing it and they haven’t come to me directly, I am just reading about it” External link

newsday Friday, June 28, 2019 7:43:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Whose party are they talking about? They can only do so on what they own, on what is theirs. I am in the office and there is nothing like that and it will never happen. I am just hearing it and they haven't come to me directly, I am just reading about it," External link

onlinenigeria Wednesday, June 26, 2019 8:44:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Whose party are they talking about? They can only do so on what they own, on what is theirs. I am in the office and there is nothing like that and it will never happen. I am just hearing it and they haven't come to me directly, I am just reading about it," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, June 26, 2019 7:50:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Whose party are they talking about? They can only do so on what they own, on what is theirs. I am in the office and there is nothing like that and it will never happen. I am just hearing it and they haven’t come to me directly, I am just reading about it,” External link

thezimbabwemail Wednesday, June 26, 2019 4:18:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu responded : "I personally do not know most of the accused, and I did not even know the charges they are facing because I was not informed about them," External link

onlinenigeria Wednesday, June 26, 2019 2:48:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The first accused person (Chief Ndiweni) has been raising false allegations against Zanu-PF and the Government. His problem is that he has been out of the country for a long time hence he has lost touch with the goings on in the country” External link

zimeye Wednesday, June 26, 2019 2:03:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “I was actually in Harare when the incident happened and in addition to that I don’t even know Mr Mbele (the complainant) and even if the court asks me to identify him, I won’t be able to positively identify him,” External link

zimeye Wednesday, June 26, 2019 2:03:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “I have never spoken to any police officer at Mbembesi Police Station in the last five years. It is through the Ntabazinduna leadership that I got to know of the matter after they had notified me as their MP. I then referred them to women lawyers associations since the case involved a woman,” External link

zimeye Wednesday, June 26, 2019 2:03:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Whose party are they talking about? They can only do so on what they own, on what is theirs. I am in the office and there is nothing like that and it will never happen. I am just hearing it and they haven’t come to me directly, I am just reading about it,” External link

newsday Wednesday, June 26, 2019 1:51:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu responded : “I personally do not know most of the accused, and I did not even know the charges they are facing because I was not informed about them,” External link

thezimbabwemail Wednesday, June 26, 2019 11:11:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu responded : "I personally do not know most of the accused, and I did not even know the charges they are facing because I was not informed about them," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, June 26, 2019 10:48:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The first accused person (Chief Ndiweni) has been raising false allegations against Zanu-PF and the Government. His problem is that he has been out of the country for a long time hence he has lost touch with the goings on in the country," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, June 26, 2019 10:02:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "I was actually in Harare when the incident happened and in addition to that I don't even know Mr Mbele (the complainant) and even if the court asks me to identify him, I won't be able to positively identify him," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, June 26, 2019 10:02:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "I have never had any meeting with the first accused person. Other than that we are not related in any way except that he is a political foe who could issue statement after statement about me. He makes a lot of anti-Government and Zanu-PF statements and that is what I know," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, June 26, 2019 10:02:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "I have never spoken to any police officer at Mbembesi Police Station in the last five years. It is through the Ntabazinduna leadership that I got to know of the matter after they had notified me as their MP. I then referred them to women lawyers associations since the case involved a woman," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, June 26, 2019 10:02:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The first accused person (Chief Ndiweni) has been raising false allegations against Zanu-PF and the Government. His problem is that he has been out of the country for a long time hence he has lost touch with the goings on in the country” External link

zimeye Wednesday, June 26, 2019 5:18:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “I was actually in Harare when the incident happened and in addition to that I don’t even know Mr Mbele (the complainant) and even if the court asks me to identify him, I won’t be able to positively identify him,” External link

zimeye Wednesday, June 26, 2019 5:18:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “I have never spoken to any police officer at Mbembesi Police Station in the last five years. It is through the Ntabazinduna leadership that I got to know of the matter after they had notified me as their MP. I then referred them to women lawyers associations since the case involved a woman,” External link

zimeye Wednesday, June 26, 2019 5:18:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "His Excellency, the President and First Secretary to Zanu-PF, Mnangagwa, has conferred a liberation war hero status to the late Obedingwa Mguni who died on June 18, 2019," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, June 21, 2019 10:04:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “As you are aware, Angola is long time friend since the times of the struggle. More importantly, our party Zanu PF will host the Liberation Movements Summit this year, so Angola our brother successfully hosted the event last year and we will be dispatching team to Angola pick some notes on how best we prepare for the grand occasion,” External link

zbc Thursday, June 6, 2019 6:59:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu renchéri : “usurper le pouvoir et piller les ressources de l’Etat” External link

maliweb Monday, November 20, 2017 11:44:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu dénoncé : "usurper le pouvoir et piller les ressources de l'Etat" External link

laprovence Sunday, November 19, 2017 8:31:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu dénoncé : "usurper le pouvoir et piller les ressources de l'Etat" External link

laprovence Sunday, November 19, 2017 6:30:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu renchéri : "usurper le pouvoir et piller les ressources de l'Etat" External link

laprovence Sunday, November 19, 2017 5:21:00 PM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
minister30.29%EN12/12/201712/12/2017
home affairs minister1.12%EN12/10/201710/12/2017
membre0.16%FR11/22/201722/11/2017
secretary for finance5.29%EN11/19/201719/11/2017
member1.92%EN11/19/201719/11/2017
minister of home affairs0.64%EN11/19/201719/11/2017
committee member0.16%EN11/19/201719/11/2017
legislator0.48%EN11/14/201714/11/2017
incumbent legislator0.16%EN11/14/201714/11/2017
treasurer0.48%EN11/06/201706/11/2017
defence minister0.16%EN11/06/201706/11/2017
justice0.16%EN11/01/201701/11/2017
transport minister23.72%EN10/30/201730/10/2017
former transport minister0.64%EN10/30/201730/10/2017
secretary1.60%EN10/25/201725/10/2017
finance secretary0.80%EN10/25/201725/10/2017
planning minister0.96%EN10/10/201710/10/2017
cabinet minister0.16%EN07/28/201728/07/2017
investment minister0.64%EN02/24/201724/02/2017
planning and investment minister0.48%EN02/24/201724/02/2017
former industry and international trade minister0.32%EN10/21/201621/10/2016
zimbabwean investment minister0.16%EN08/08/201608/08/2016
billionaire0.32%EN07/03/201603/07/2016
mines and mining development minister1.28%EN05/30/201630/05/2016
predecessor0.16%EN05/20/201620/05/2016
transport and infrastructure development minister4.81%EN03/22/201522/03/2015
transport and infrastructural development minister5.93%EN03/17/201517/03/2015
infrastructural development minister0.48%EN03/05/201505/03/2015
minister of transport and infrastructure development1.44%EN02/12/201512/02/2015
minister of transport and infrastructural development1.44%EN02/09/201509/02/2015
Names Lang Count
Obert MpofuEN59.03%
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Cde Obert MpofuEN2.37%
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Nick Mangwana said ( about Obert Mpofu ) : "This book by Dr Obert Mpofu is an interesting holiday read. On page 219, it says, during GNU, there was no fiscal discipline, there were unsustainable deficits and escalating domestic debt. These are the things reined in by the current Dispensation" External link

bulawayo24 Sunday, September 27, 2020 7:36:00 PM EAT

Phillip Chiyangwa said ( about Obert Mpofu ) : "I am not an avid follower of philosophical content, but reading Dr Obert Mpofu's memoir punched hard my untapped love for what I regarded as boring books. In other words, Dr Mpofu unpacks those rarely accessible themes of our political, legal, and identity intersectional realities in a way that speaks to the heart and mind of anyone who grabs a copy of his book. " External link

bulawayo24 Sunday, September 27, 2020 7:36:00 PM EAT

Patrick Chinamasa said ( about Obert Mpofu ) : "The Secretary for Administration, Cde Dr Obert Mpofu wishes to advise all members that there shall be a Politburo meeting to be held on Wednesday 29 July 2020 at the party headquarters commencing 1000hrs" External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, July 28, 2020 8:21:00 PM EAT

Patrick Chinamasa said ( about Obert Mpofu ) : “The Secretary for Administration, Cde Dr Obert Mpofu wishes to advise all members that there shall be a Politburo meeting to be held on Wednesday 29 July 2020 at the party headquarters commencing 1000hrs” External link

herald Tuesday, July 28, 2020 6:12:00 PM EAT

Godfrey Tsenengamu told ( about Obert Mpofu ) : "If Mpofu said we are anti-establishment, then corruption is another name for Zanu-PF because we are anti-corruption. They are just trying to find ground to intimidate people," External link

onlinenigeria Saturday, July 11, 2020 1:30:00 AM EAT

Godfrey Tsenengamu told ( about Obert Mpofu ) : “If Mpofu said we are anti-establishment, then corruption is another name for Zanu-PF because we are anti-corruption. They are just trying to find ground to intimidate people,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, July 10, 2020 6:53:00 PM EAT

Godfrey Tsenengamu told ( about Obert Mpofu ) : “If Mpofu said we are anti-establishment, then corruption is another name for Zanu PF because we are anti-corruption. They are just trying to find ground to intimidate people,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Friday, July 10, 2020 6:01:00 PM EAT

Cde Khaya Moyo said ( about Obert Mpofu ) : “The Secretary for Administration Cde Obert Mpofu wishes to advise all the members that there shall be a Politburo meeting to be held on Wednesday, 6 May 2020 at the party headquarters commencing 1000 hours,” External link

zimeye Wednesday, May 6, 2020 8:12:00 AM EAT

Cde Khaya Moyo said ( about Obert Mpofu ) : “The Secretary for Administration Cde Obert Mpofu wishes to advise all the members that there shall be a Politburo meeting to be held on Wednesday, 6 May 2020 at the party headquarters commencing 1000 hours,” External link

herald Wednesday, May 6, 2020 5:26:00 AM EAT

Simon Khaya Moyo said ( about Obert Mpofu ) : "The Secretary for Administration Obert Mpofu wishes to advise all members that there shall be a Politburo meeting to be held on Wednesday 5 February 2020 at the Party Headquarters commencing 1000hours. All members should be seated by 0945hours sharp" External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, February 4, 2020 7:17:00 PM EAT

Simon Khaya Moyo said ( about Obert Mpofu ) : “The Secretary for Administration Cde Obert Mpofu wishes to advise all members that there shall be a Politburo meeting to be held on Wednesday 5 February 2020 at the Party Headquarters commencing 1000hours. All members should be seated by 0945hours sharp” External link

zimeye Tuesday, February 4, 2020 6:48:00 PM EAT

Cde Simon Khaya Moyo said ( about Obert Mpofu ) : “The Secretary for Administration Cde Obert Mpofu wishes to advise all members that there shall be a Politburo meeting to be held on Wednesday 5 February 2020 at the Party Headquarters commencing 1000hours. All members should be seated by 0945hours sharp” External link

thezimbabwemail Tuesday, February 4, 2020 2:44:00 PM EAT

Simon Khaya Moyo said ( about Obert Mpofu ) : “The Secretary for Administration Cde Obert Mpofu wishes to advise all members that there shall be a Politburo meeting to be held on Wednesday 5 February 2020 at the Party Headquarters commencing 1000hours. All members should be seated by 0945hours sharp” External link

thezimbabwemail Tuesday, February 4, 2020 2:44:00 PM EAT

Simon Khaya Moyo said ( about Obert Mpofu ) : "The Secretary for Administration Obert Mpofu wishes to advise all members that there shall be a Politburo meeting to be held on Wednesday 11 December 2019 at the Party Headquarters commencing 1000hours. All members should be seated by 0945hours sharp" External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, December 11, 2019 11:41:00 AM EAT

Cde Khaya Moyo said ( about Obert Mpofu ) : “The Secretary for Administration Cde Dr Obert Mpofu wishes to advise all members that there shall be a Politburo meeting to be held on Wednesday 13 November 2019 at the Party Headquarters commencing 1000 hours. All members should be seated by 0945 hours sharp,” External link

herald Tuesday, November 12, 2019 5:13:00 PM EAT

Lovemore Kurotwi wrote ( about Obert Mpofu ) : “Having personally suffered unnecessarily as a result of Mpofu’s corrupt abuse of office, I can safely say I have first-hand information of what I think is Mpofu’s corrupt activities,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, July 19, 2019 11:00:00 AM EAT

Lovemore Kurotwi added ( about Obert Mpofu ) : “Mpofu ordered my arrest without any investigation having been conducted. He unilaterally abused his position of power to order my arrest,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, July 19, 2019 11:00:00 AM EAT

Lovemore Kurotwi wrote ( about Obert Mpofu ) : "Having personally suffered unnecessarily as a result of Mpofu's corrupt abuse of office, I can safely say I have first-hand information of what I think is Mpofu's corrupt activities," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, July 19, 2019 10:38:00 AM EAT

Dumisani Dube said ( about Obert Mpofu ) : "The matter was postponed, Mpofu did not show up as expected. We have subpoenaed him to come on June 25 and we expect him to be there" External link

bulawayo24 Monday, June 17, 2019 11:39:00 AM EAT

Dumisani Dube said ( about Obert Mpofu ) : “The matter was postponed, Mpofu did not show up as expected. We have subpoenaed him to come on June 25 and we expect him to be there” External link

zimeye Monday, June 17, 2019 9:18:00 AM EAT

Dumisani Dube said ( about Obert Mpofu ) : “The matter was postponed, Mpofu did not show up as expected. We have subpoenaed him to come on June 25 and we expect him to be there” External link

newsday Monday, June 17, 2019 8:24:00 AM EAT

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Obert Mpofu said : "We have abandoned our conventional political functions to ensure that we join the rest of the world in fighting the pandemic. " External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, January 12, 2021 12:43:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We have readjusted the commissariat function of the party to disseminate World Health Organisation prescribed precautionary measures to fight this virus," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, January 12, 2021 12:43:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “We have readjusted the commissariat function of the party to disseminate World Health Organisation prescribed precautionary measures to fight this virus,” External link

herald Tuesday, January 12, 2021 3:28:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The establishment of the National Covid-19 Response Department in the Office of the President and Cabinet also proves without doubt, Zimbabwe’s commitment to fight the pandemic to its knees,” External link

herald Wednesday, January 6, 2021 1:41:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “It is not easy to stay away from the people you love, but when you love them that much, you keep your distance for their safety. I tested negative on arrival and I am waiting for a second test after eight days” External link

zimeye Saturday, December 5, 2020 5:50:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The elections supervisory team in each province will be super – vised by a team from a different province. Ballot papers will only consist of the approved candidates,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Sunday, November 29, 2020 5:21:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The victory by CCM is clear testimony that nationalist movements remain at the heart of Africa’s destiny,” External link

herald Tuesday, November 3, 2020 2:25:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We are also in touch with our supporters and we are always mobilising and canvassing for the people's support and will be confident of regaining the urban constituencies if the by elections are held" External link

onlinenigeria Thursday, October 22, 2020 1:59:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We are also in touch with our supporters and we are always mobilising and canvassing for the people's support and will be confident of regaining the urban constituencies if the by elections are held" External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, October 22, 2020 10:00:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Where people have decided to be the spokespersons of that sad development, you see my constituency (Umguza, Matabeleland North) is one that was affected by those disturbances," External link

bulawayo24 Saturday, October 17, 2020 6:48:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu told : "You see, people who thought they were cleverer than all of us are not in this country as I speak," External link

allafrica Saturday, October 17, 2020 3:05:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Where people have decided to be the spokespersons of that sad development... you see my constituency (Umguza, Matabeleland North) is one that was affected by those disturbances," External link

allafrica Saturday, October 17, 2020 3:05:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu writes : "The Unity Accord formalised the needed reconciliation process as it brought the key stakeholder political entities to map the path out of conflict towards durable national healing," External link

onlinenigeria Saturday, October 17, 2020 2:01:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu writes : "The Unity Accord formalised the needed reconciliation process as it brought the key stakeholder political entities to map the path out of conflict towards durable national healing," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, October 16, 2020 10:51:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Sometimes you wonder what is going on, just because they want to please the external detractors. Let’s not continue to divide our people,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Friday, October 16, 2020 4:23:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Where people have decided to be the spokespersons of that sad development…you see my constituency (Umguza, Matabeleland North) is one that was affected by those disturbances,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, October 16, 2020 1:12:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu told : “You see, people who thought they were cleverer than all of us are not in this country as I speak,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, October 16, 2020 1:12:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “You will be aware that in 2019, Retired Colonel Tshinga Dube also published his autobiography titled ‘Quiet Flows the Zambezi’. Now with Dr Mpofu depositing a similar national memory preservation instalment, it is clear we are moving towards a new era of open dialogue,” External link

herald Thursday, October 15, 2020 6:59:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "It was a very important meeting, which was summoned by President Mnangagwa where he called all provincial chairpersons and their wings comprising the youth, women and the war veterans' wings," External link

allafrica Tuesday, October 13, 2020 5:14:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Commission ) : "He also strongly spoke about the internal party procedures and regulations as they relate to elections, and that this cannot be equated to the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) process, which is meant for all political parties. He said at no point should the party use ZEC regulations on an internal selection process, but should use the party's constitution, party regulations as they are reviewed by the party from time to time," External link

allafrica Tuesday, October 13, 2020 5:14:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We have a situation where people just emerge during elections, flogging and showing money to would-be voters or to the electorate to influence them to vote for a certain candidate of their choice or to those with money. That is unacceptable. It's a dismissible offence," External link

allafrica Tuesday, October 13, 2020 5:14:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : “It was a very important meeting, which was summoned by President Mnangagwa where he called all provincial chairpersons and their wings comprising the youth, women and the war veterans’ wings,” External link

zimeye Tuesday, October 13, 2020 9:23:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “We have a situation where people just emerge during elections, flogging and showing money to would-be voters or to the electorate to influence them to vote for a certain candidate of their choice or to those with money. That is unacceptable. It’s a dismissible offence,” External link

zimeye Tuesday, October 13, 2020 9:23:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Commission ) : “He also strongly spoke about the internal party procedures and regulations as they relate to elections, and that this cannot be equated to the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) process, which is meant for all political parties. He said at no point should the party use ZEC regulations on an internal selection process, but should use the party’s constitution, party regulations as they are reviewed by the party from time to time,” External link

zimeye Tuesday, October 13, 2020 9:23:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "It was a very important meeting, which was summoned by President Mnangagwa where he called all provincial chairpersons and their wings comprising the youth, women and the war veterans' wings," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, October 13, 2020 9:17:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Commission ) : "He also strongly spoke about the internal party procedures and regulations as they relate to elections, and that this cannot be equated to the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) process, which is meant for all political parties. He said at no point should the party use ZEC regulations on an internal selection process, but should use the party's constitution, party regulations as they are reviewed by the party from time to time," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, October 13, 2020 9:17:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We have a situation where people just emerge during elections, flogging and showing money to would-be voters or to the electorate to influence them to vote for a certain candidate of their choice or to those with money. That is unacceptable. It's a dismissible offence," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, October 13, 2020 9:17:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “It was a very important meeting, which was summoned by President Mnangagwa where he called all provincial chairpersons and their wings comprising the youth, women and the war veterans’ wings,” External link

zimeye Tuesday, October 13, 2020 6:05:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Commission ) : “He also strongly spoke about the internal party procedures and regulations as they relate to elections, and that this cannot be equated to the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) process, which is meant for all political parties. He said at no point should the party use ZEC regulations on an internal selection process, but should use the party’s constitution, party regulations as they are reviewed by the party from time to time,” External link

zimeye Tuesday, October 13, 2020 6:05:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “It was a very important meeting, which was summoned by President Mnangagwa where he called all provincial chairpersons and their wings comprising the youth, women and the war veterans’ wings,” External link

herald Tuesday, October 13, 2020 4:10:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Commission ) : “He also strongly spoke about the internal party procedures and regulations as they relate to elections, and that this cannot be equated to the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) process, which is meant for all political parties. He said at no point should the party use ZEC regulations on an internal selection process, but should use the party’s constitution, party regulations as they are reviewed by the party from time to time,” External link

herald Tuesday, October 13, 2020 4:10:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “We have a situation where people just emerge during elections, flogging and showing money to would-be voters or to the electorate to influence them to vote for a certain candidate of their choice or to those with money. That is unacceptable. It’s a dismissible offence,” External link

herald Tuesday, October 13, 2020 4:10:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu says : "Finally, let bygones be bygones. Government should not be coerced into making reactionary subjective 'apologies' for Gukurahundi by forces pursuing a neo-colonial polarising agenda" External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, October 8, 2020 8:55:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “We take note of the hyper campaign activities taking root with regards the canvassing for positions in the DCCs and applaud enthusiasm as it reflects the popularity of the party,” External link

thezimbabwemail Thursday, October 1, 2020 5:50:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “We take note of the hyper campaign activities taking root with regards the canvassing for positions in the DCCs and applaud enthusiasm as it reflects the popularity of the party,” “We, however, note subtle disturbing intentions by the G40 elements to manipulate and thwart the DCC elections. We, therefore, urge the security department to be on high alert and vigilant in thwarting any ulterior motives and actions directed at the scampering of the DCC elections. We are also very much aware that these machinations are a long-drawn strategy towards making a G40 comeback in the 2023 elections” External link

newsday Thursday, October 1, 2020 5:06:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We take note of the hyper campaign activities taking root with regards the canvassing for positions in the DCCs and applaud enthusiasm as it reflects the popularity of the party," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, October 1, 2020 10:08:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “We take note of the hyper campaign activities taking root with regards the canvassing for positions in the DCCs and applaud enthusiasm as it reflects the popularity of the party,” External link

newsday Tuesday, September 29, 2020 9:56:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “We, however, note subtle disturbing intentions by the G40 elements to manipulate and thwart the DCC elections. We, therefore, urge the security department to be on high alert and vigilant in thwarting any ulterior motives and actions directed at the scampering of the DCC elections,” “We are also very much aware that these machinations are a long-drawn strategy towards making a G40 comeback in the 2023 elections” External link

newsday Tuesday, September 29, 2020 9:56:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We take note of the hyper campaign activities taking root with regards the canvassing for positions in the DCCs and applaud enthusiasm as it reflects the popularity of the party," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, September 29, 2020 10:38:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We, however, note subtle disturbing intentions by the G40 elements to manipulate and thwart the DCC elections. We, therefore, urge the security department to be on high alert and vigilant in thwarting any ulterior motives and actions directed at the scampering of the DCC elections," "We are also very much aware that these machinations are a long-drawn strategy towards making a G40 comeback in the 2023 elections" External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, September 29, 2020 10:38:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu told : “Therefore, beyond the ANC’s proposal to engage opposition parties and some civil society organisations working in the service of the regime change agenda is a continuity to the principle of engagement and re-engagement which we have been able to domesticate as part of the post-November 2017 transitional political culture,” External link

thezimbabwemail Monday, September 21, 2020 12:11:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Those of us well-acquainted with your leadership credentials towards the accomplishment of the liberation assignment and the post-colonial nation-building agenda, are proud to serve under you,” External link

newsday Thursday, September 17, 2020 4:33:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Those of us well-acquainted with your leadership credentials towards the accomplishment of the liberation assignment and the post-colonial nation-building agenda, are proud to serve under you," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, September 17, 2020 8:31:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "You will recall that in 2008 we enabled dialogue to take place between ourselves and the opposition," External link

onlinenigeria Thursday, September 17, 2020 2:13:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Therefore, beyond the ANC's proposal to engage opposition parties and some civil society organisations working in the service of the regime change agenda is a continuity to the principle of engagement and re-engagement which we have been able to domesticate as part of the post-November 2017 transitional political culture," External link

onlinenigeria Thursday, September 17, 2020 2:13:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "You will recall that in 2008 we enabled dialogue to take place between ourselves and the opposition," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, September 17, 2020 12:35:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Therefore, beyond the ANC's proposal to engage opposition parties and some civil society organisations working in the service of the regime change agenda is a continuity to the principle of engagement and re-engagement which we have been able to domesticate as part of the post-November 2017 transitional political culture," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, September 17, 2020 12:35:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “You will recall that in 2008 we enabled dialogue to take place between ourselves and the opposition,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Wednesday, September 16, 2020 6:08:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Therefore, beyond the ANC’s proposal to engage opposition parties and some civil society organisations working in the service of the regime change agenda is a continuity to the principle of engagement and re-engagement which we have been able to domesticate as part of the post-November 2017 transitional political culture,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Wednesday, September 16, 2020 6:08:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu told : “In essence, this expresses both Zanu-PF and the ANC’s sincere propensity towards sustainable democracy in the region,” External link

thezimbabwemail Tuesday, September 15, 2020 3:00:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “So, instead of looking at the ANC as a mere facilitator of dialogue in narrow contemporary limits, one needs to look at the ANC as a brother to Zimbabwe’s national interests, in as much as Zanu-PF is kith and kin to South-Africa’s continued fight for political and economic emancipation,” External link

thezimbabwemail Tuesday, September 15, 2020 3:00:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu told : “Therefore, beyond the ANC’s proposal to engage opposition parties and some civil society organisations (CSOs) working in the service of the regime change agenda is a continuity to the principle of engagement and re-engagement which we have been able to domesticate as part of the post-November 2017 transitional political culture,” External link

thezimbabwemail Tuesday, September 15, 2020 3:00:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu told : “You will recall that in 2008 we enabled dialogue to take place between ourselves and the opposition,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Monday, September 14, 2020 5:43:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Therefore, beyond the ANC’s proposal to engage opposition parties and some civil society organisations working in the service of the regime change agenda is a continuity to the principle of engagement and re-engagement which we have been able to domesticate as part of the post-November 2017 transitional political culture,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Monday, September 14, 2020 5:43:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu wrote : "The Zimbabwe African Nationalist Union Patriotic Front is indebted to the steeped bona fide pan-Africanist spirit which facilitated the convening of the inter-party dialogue with our sister revolutionary party the African National Congress (ANC)," External link

onlinenigeria Friday, September 11, 2020 1:30:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu wrote : "The Zimbabwe African Nationalist Union Patriotic Front is indebted to the steeped bona fide pan-Africanist spirit which facilitated the convening of the inter-party dialogue with our sister revolutionary party the African National Congress (ANC)," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, September 11, 2020 11:30:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We [in the meeting] also tried to avoid using the word crisis because there is no crisis in Zimbabwe" External link

bulawayo24 Friday, September 11, 2020 9:52:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu wrote : “The Zimbabwe African Nationalist Union Patriotic Front is indebted to the steeped bona fide pan-Africanist spirit which facilitated the convening of the inter-party dialogue with our sister revolutionary party the African National Congress (ANC),” External link

zimeye Thursday, September 10, 2020 9:18:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The sacrifices of our departed and still living heroes of the liberation struggle still remain our source of courage and resilience to jealously guard our hard won independence and sovereignty from our colonisers," "We should, therefore, trudge against the ever-evolving enemy in maintaining our solidarity, comradeship, trust and our togetherness, lest we perish" External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, September 10, 2020 9:49:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We discussed issues of fugitives who seem to be responsible for the misinformation that is being peddled out there. We also avoided the use of the word crisis because there is no crisis in Zimbabwe; that is why my colleague decided that we have challenges, not only in Zimbabwe but also in South Africa. Discussions also revolved on the challenges affecting the two countries and the two parties," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, September 10, 2020 8:56:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We spoke about people's aspirations. How how do you measure people's aspirations except through democratic elections, which in Zimbabwe, has been given, more than two thirds majority to Zanu-PF by the same people that people purport to be concerned about? So it was a no-holds meeting between comrades, amongst friends. I have attended several meetings in my career as a politician, this was the frankest, most candid engagement that I have experienced," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, September 10, 2020 8:56:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu told : “I am not aware of any other programmes that they (the ANC delegation) may have lined up as part of their visit,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Tuesday, September 8, 2020 4:59:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu added : “In essence this is an opportunity for our liberation sisterhood as ZANU PF and the ANC to be concretised in the service of a plethora of genuine concerns affecting both ZANU PF and the ANC” External link

herald Tuesday, September 8, 2020 3:21:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “President Mnangagwa and his South African counterpart Cyril Ramaphosa including myself and my ANC counterpart Ace Magashule are in constant touch, which is why we are meeting at party-to-party level on Wednesday. In fact, as Zanu-PF, we raised our concern about the issue of alleged gross human rights violations in Zimbabwe being discussed at government to government level. We then agreed as Zanu-PF and ANC to first discuss it at party-to-party level,” “Presidents Mnangagwa and Ramaphosa agreed on the date, and we are now meeting as Zanu-PF Politburo and ANC NEC to discuss. We are aware that there are G-40 elements who are actually peddling lies about the situation on Zimbabwe and they are hiding in South Africa” External link

zimeye Monday, September 7, 2020 12:41:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "President Mnangagwa and his South African counterpart Cyril Ramaphosa including myself and my ANC counterpart Ace Magashule are in constant touch, which is why we are meeting at party-to-party level on Wednesday. In fact, as Zanu-PF, we raised our concern about the issue of alleged gross human rights violations in Zimbabwe being discussed at government to government level. We then agreed as Zanu-PF and ANC to first discuss it at party-to-party level," "Presidents Mnangagwa and Ramaphosa agreed on the date, and we are now meeting as Zanu-PF Politburo and ANC NEC to discuss. We are aware that there are G-40 elements who are actually peddling lies about the situation on Zimbabwe and they are hiding in South Africa" External link

bulawayo24 Monday, September 7, 2020 8:37:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “We are always collaborating with the ANC on a regular basis and this is really not a new development as indicated by yourselves. We are colleagues so there is nothing new to this kind of collaboration,” “On this particular one we have been communicating with the ANC on this and engagement to address issues as we have done before with them, so we are ready for this meeting which is sanctioned by our principals” External link

newsday Wednesday, September 2, 2020 1:23:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We are always collaborating with the ANC on a regular basis and this is really not a new development as indicated by yourselves. We are colleagues so there is nothing new to this kind of collaboration," "On this particular one we have been communicating with the ANC on this and engagement to address issues as we have done before with them, so we are ready for this meeting which is sanctioned by our principals" External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, September 2, 2020 9:31:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “In our view as a revolutionary powerhouse in Zimbabwe and in the region, this party-to-party dialogue convened at the urgency of the malicious deconstruction of the ‘Zimbabwean situation’ must expose the imagined desires of a political crisis as misrepresented in the cyber space. We are aware of the input of our opposition in this as its existence is only sustained by creating despondency and demonisation of our nation in a bid to justify its regime-change project. They have failed before and many more failures wait on their part,” External link

herald Wednesday, September 2, 2020 2:58:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “They are expected as soon as possible, it’s an initiative that is being done by our principals, we are sister parties we should never allow a third party to divide us,” External link

herald Wednesday, September 2, 2020 2:58:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The ultimate output of this dialogue should produce a determined resolution to move the agenda for our development in our own terms. As ZANU PF, we anticipate that the major resolution of this dialogue will see our shared anti-colonial political soul magnified towards strengthening our bilateral ties in the areas of commerce, industry, trade and the mutual exchange of sustainable political ideas to build a better continent whose tenets of state-craft are not determined by neo-colonial prefects and their proxies on the doorsteps of our continued fight for unity, development and freedom in Africa,” External link

herald Wednesday, September 2, 2020 2:58:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The meeting was part of a peer to peer review of two brotherly nations, which have shared historical ties forged in their nations’ struggle for independence from the white colonialists who are now sponsoring mayhem in the region to install puppet regimes,” External link

herald Wednesday, September 2, 2020 2:58:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The Jihadists/Islamic attacks in the northern part of Mozambique to establish a caliphate in that part, is a clearly testimony of the concerted efforts by anti-FLM forces,” External link

thezimbabwemail Tuesday, August 18, 2020 3:29:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “We are in solidarity with CCM and the United Republic of Tanzania government counterparts to clamp down on social media and enforcement of new media stipulations in the past weeks as they also realize that the opposition and their sponsors have resorted to this new strategy of warfare,” External link

thezimbabwemail Tuesday, August 18, 2020 3:29:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We are in solidarity with CCM and the United Republic of Tanzania government counterparts to clamp down on social media and enforcement of new media stipulations in the past weeks as they also realize that the opposition and their sponsors have resorted to this new strategy of warfare," External link

onlinenigeria Tuesday, August 18, 2020 1:49:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We are in solidarity with CCM and the United Republic of Tanzania government counterparts to clamp down on social media and enforcement of new media stipulations in the past weeks as they also realize that the opposition and their sponsors have resorted to this new strategy of warfare," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, August 17, 2020 11:52:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "It is as if there is an unwritten law that once you are in political leadership, you must wallow in poverty," External link

allafrica Saturday, August 15, 2020 3:06:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "It is as if there is an unwritten law that once you are in political leadership, you must wallow in poverty," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, August 14, 2020 11:41:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Ace Magashule ) : "In my intense discussion with Ace Magashule, we shared a mutual position that liberation movements must be on the guard against efforts to divide the region," External link

bulawayo24 Sunday, August 9, 2020 1:03:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “In my intense discussion with him this morning (yesterday), we shared a mutual position that liberation movements must be on the guard against efforts to divide the region,” External link

thezimbabwemail Saturday, August 8, 2020 5:01:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu expressed : “In fact, the pictures and video clips being circulated in the mainstream and social media are old footages which are not reflective of the current state of peace and tranquillity in Zimbabwe,” External link

thezimbabwemail Saturday, August 8, 2020 5:01:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The nation is grappling with Covid-19. So I will use the platform to engage on this important issue confronting us," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, August 4, 2020 10:18:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "It is a modern way of reaching to our friends, loved ones and fellow compatriots," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, August 4, 2020 10:18:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “So the idea is to use this space to share authentic information on issues surrounding our politics and information on the economy. Our absence here has caused national debate to be arrogated by reactionaries and imperialist handled propagandists,” External link

thezimbabwemail Tuesday, August 4, 2020 4:28:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “As it stands, my entire family has gone through similar routines of constant COVID 19 testing,” External link

thezimbabwemail Tuesday, August 4, 2020 4:28:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu told : "It is not easy to stay away from the people you love but when you love them that much, you keep your distance for their safety. I tested negative on arrival and I am waiting for a second test after eight days which should be on Friday," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, August 3, 2020 3:19:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The party is aware of all political developments taking place in the provinces including recommendations. We shall be dealing with the matter at the appropriate time," "We know the issue of Mashonaland East province and we shall deal with it" External link

onlinenigeria Monday, July 27, 2020 1:57:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The party is aware of all political developments taking place in the provinces including recommendations. We shall be dealing with the matter at the appropriate time," "We know the issue of Mashonaland East province and we shall deal with it" External link

bulawayo24 Sunday, July 26, 2020 9:47:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Jonathan Moyo ) : “Our security department should constantly alert us on this clear present danger of this unholy alliance. We also take note and welcome the prosecutor-general’s efforts for the extradition of Jonathan Moyo from Kenya as he is the figment of the external demonisation of the leadership and exhorting mass uprising in the country,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Sunday, July 12, 2020 12:18:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Our security departments’ jealously guarding the integrity and reputation of the party is critical. It is discomforting that an individual was arrested in Kuwadzana printing our Zanu PF and CIO cards, the level of and sophistication of such an act only points to the fact that there are leakages and gross breaches of our internal security system which must be thoroughly investigated,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Sunday, July 12, 2020 12:18:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Jonathan Moyo ) : "We also take note and welcome the Prosecutor-General's efforts for the extradition of Jonathan Moyo from Kenya as he is the figment of the external demonisation of leadership, exhorting mass uprising in the country," External link

onlinenigeria Saturday, July 11, 2020 1:30:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Jonathan Moyo ) : “We also take note and welcome the Prosecutor-General’s efforts for the extradition of Jonathan Moyo from Kenya as he is the figment of the external demonisation of leadership, exhorting mass uprising in the country,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, July 10, 2020 6:53:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Jonathan Moyo ) : “We also take note and welcome the Prosecutor-General’s efforts for the extradition of Jonathan Moyo from Kenya as he is the figment of the external demonisation of leadership, exhorting mass uprising in the country,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Friday, July 10, 2020 6:01:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “We take note and welcome the Prosecutor General’s efforts for the extradition of Professor Jonathan Moyo from Kenya as he is the figment of the external demonisation of our leadership and extorting (sic) mass uprising in the country,” “Our security departments’ role in jealously guarding the integrity and the reputation of the party is critical” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, July 10, 2020 1:59:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The level and sophistication of such an act points to the fact that there are leakages and gross breaches of our internal party systems which would be thoroughly investigated,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, July 10, 2020 1:59:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu charged : "Our party detractors continue with their anti-establishment agendas. The party is aware of the plan for mass protests (on July 31) being organised by the MDC Alliance renegades: Tajamuka, the Front for Economic Emancipation of Zimbabwe being led by the expelled youth commissar Godfrey Tsenengamu and other media protagonists. " External link

bulawayo24 Friday, July 10, 2020 9:02:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We take note and welcome the Prosecutor General's efforts for the extradition of Professor Jonathan Moyo from Kenya as he is the figment of the external demonisation of our leadership and extorting (sic) mass uprising in the country," "Our security departments' role in jealously guarding the integrity and the reputation of the party is critical" External link

bulawayo24 Friday, July 10, 2020 9:02:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The level and sophistication of such an act points to the fact that there are leakages and gross breaches of our internal party systems which would be thoroughly investigated," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, July 10, 2020 9:02:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We don't know that party. The Zapu we know joined Zanu-PF and its properties are now being jointly owned by Zanu-PF," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, July 9, 2020 9:23:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Prices of goods still remain high, prices are out of reach of the common people. The reduction of the price of bread from $77 to $66 is not enough to cushion people from their meagre incomes. A complete overhaul and lowering of prices is essential if the economic situation is to stabilise for our people," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, July 9, 2020 9:23:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Jonathan Moyo ) : "We also take note and welcome the Prosecutor-General's efforts for the extradition of Jonathan Moyo from Kenya as he is the figment of the external demonisation of leadership, exhorting mass uprising in the country," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, July 8, 2020 9:15:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The level and sophistication of such an act points to the fact that there are leakages and gross breaches of our internal party systems which would be thoroughly investigated," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, July 8, 2020 8:26:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Our Party ) : "Our party detractors continue with their anti-establishment agendas," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, July 8, 2020 8:26:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Our Party ) : “Our party detractors continue with their anti-establishment agendas,” External link

newsday Wednesday, July 8, 2020 6:46:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The level and sophistication of such an act points to the fact that there are leakages and gross breaches of our internal party systems which would be thoroughly investigated,” External link

newsday Wednesday, July 8, 2020 6:46:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Jonathan Moyo ) : “We also take note and welcome the Prosecutor-General’s efforts for the extradition of Jonathan Moyo from Kenya as he is the figment of the external demonisation of leadership, exhorting mass uprising in the country,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Wednesday, July 8, 2020 3:23:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The party needs continuous updates on these developments from the ministry of Finance and the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe, and not only wait for relevant State organs to be summoned for presentations at these meetings or politburo,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Wednesday, July 8, 2020 3:23:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu charged : "Our party detractors continue with their anti-establishment agendas. The party is aware of the plan for mass protests (on July 31) being organised by the MDC Alliance renegades: Tajamuka, the Front for Economic Emancipation of Zimbabwe being led by the expelled youth commissar Godfrey Tsenengamu and other media protagonists," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, July 8, 2020 9:49:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Douglas Mahiya ) : "I also want to acknowledge the strides taken by the secretary of war veterans wing comrade Mahiya - in conjunction with the Mashonaland Central politburo members, central committee members and honourable ministers from that province - for the restructuring of the war veterans committee at the historic Atlanta farm in Muzarabani, of which (Richard) Chirongwe was appointed as the interim chairperson," External link

onlinenigeria Saturday, July 4, 2020 1:32:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Douglas Mahiya ) : “I also want to acknowledge the strides taken by the secretary of war veterans wing comrade Mahiya – in conjunction with the Mashonaland Central politburo members, central committee members and honourable ministers from that province – for the restructuring of the war veterans committee at the historic Atlanta farm in Muzarabani, of which (Richard) Chirongwe was appointed as the interim chairperson,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, July 3, 2020 11:57:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Douglas Mahiya ) : "I also want to acknowledge the strides taken by the secretary of war veterans wing comrade Mahiya - in conjunction with the Mashonaland Central politburo members, central committee members and honourable ministers from that province - for the restructuring of the war veterans committee at the historic Atlanta farm in Muzarabani, of which (Richard) Chirongwe was appointed as the interim chairperson," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, July 3, 2020 8:57:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Douglas Mahiya ) : “I also want to acknowledge the strides taken by the secretary of war veterans wing comrade Mahiya — in conjunction with the Mashonaland Central politburo members, central committee members and honourable ministers from that province — for the restructuring of the war veterans committee at the historic Atlanta farm in Muzarabani, of which (Richard) Chirongwe was appointed as the interim chairperson,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Friday, July 3, 2020 1:52:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Nleya was a motivating factor, he used to mobilise cadres," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, June 24, 2020 10:20:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "At Morogoro, cadres were actually given commando training and Nleya's group was one they picked instructors from because of their training. He became an instructor of other cadres, he was a soldier par excellence. The majority of ZIPRA cadres, went through Morogoro," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, June 24, 2020 10:20:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Government is aware that these escalating price increases are a political ploy engineered by our detractors to effect an illegal regime change against the ruling party and the government following the failure of illegal economic sanctions,” External link

newsday Friday, June 19, 2020 10:09:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Government is aware that these escalating price increases are a political ploy engineered by our detractors to effect an illegal regime change against the ruling party and the government following the failure of illegal economic sanctions," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, June 19, 2020 10:58:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The party will not tolerate any form of indiscipline within its party membership and anyone regardless of his position in the party who has been caught behaving wrongly will face the wrath of the party disciplinary committee," External link

bulawayo24 Saturday, June 13, 2020 12:19:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “I don’t see the reason why we can share notes with either MDC faction,” External link

zimeye Thursday, June 4, 2020 8:22:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Absalom Sikhosana ) : “The process of declaring Masuku was delayed as he was a member of the Ministry of Defence and certain procedures had to be followed. I received the letter which was written for Masuku to be declared, it was accepted and he was declared,” “Sikhosana was declared instantly soon after his death was heard because we knew him and he was part of the Zanu PF hierarchy” External link

newsday Tuesday, May 19, 2020 4:44:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The process of declaring Masuku was delayed as he was a member of the Ministry of Defence and certain procedures had to be followed. I received the letter which was written for Masuku to be declared, it was accepted and he was declared," External link

onlinenigeria Tuesday, May 19, 2020 2:19:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The process of declaring Masuku was delayed as he was a member of the Ministry of Defence and certain procedures had to be followed. I received the letter which was written for Masuku to be declared, it was accepted and he was declared," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, May 19, 2020 10:23:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “I got to know about the issue through the party that a member assisted Sikhosana when he had financial challenges while admitted in hospital,” “The party will now have to pay back the member in question. It was not supposed to be taken to the media that a member had assisted him (Sikhosana). Why would someone go to the media soon after assisting a fellow member?” External link

zimeye Tuesday, May 19, 2020 8:07:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu confirmed ( about Absalom Sikhosana ) : “We have just received the news and we are deeply saddened by the passing of Sikhosana. We are consulting as a party and we will furnish you with all the details by the end of the day,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Monday, May 18, 2020 1:37:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "I got to know about the issue through the party that a member assisted Sikhosana when he had financial challenges while admitted in hospital," "The party will now have to pay back the member in question. It was not supposed to be taken to the media that a member had assisted him (Sikhosana). Why would someone go to the media soon after assisting a fellow member?" External link

bulawayo24 Monday, May 18, 2020 10:30:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "His Excellency the President and Fist Secretary for Zanu-PF ED Mnangagwa has conferred a National Hero Status to the late Absolom Sikhosana. The late Absolom Sikhosana will be interred at the National Hero's Acre at a date to be advised. I shall be most grateful if you make the usual arrangements of his burial and payment of benefits to his dependants, he is from Bulawayo Province," External link

bulawayo24 Sunday, May 17, 2020 12:05:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Absalom Sikhosana ) : “His Excellency, the President and First Secretary of Zanu PF Cde ED Mnangagwa has conferred a national hero status to the late Absalom Sikhosana. The late Absalom Sikhosana will be interred at the National Heroes Acre at a date to be advised,” External link

zimeye Sunday, May 17, 2020 10:12:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Absalom Sikhosana ) : “He was a hardworking leader and until his death he was loyal and committed to the party. It is sad that we have lost our brother. He has never veneered off the revolutionary path. Because of his discipline, he was made interim chairperson of Bulawayo despite being a politburo member while they fix their structures and there was now order in Bulawayo because Cde Sikhosana was at the helm,” “He was loved by everyone and loved everyone too and was very active in the party. It is sad for us because just yesterday we buried another national hero and now we have lost our brother” External link

zimeye Saturday, May 16, 2020 10:37:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Angeline Masuku ) : "I am here as I have been sent to convey this message by the President. The late General Masuku has been declared a national hero and his works speak for themselves. He dedicated his life to service and until his death, he remained a committed serviceman. The Government has seen it fit to be confer National Hero Status on him," "It is unfortunate that he is being declared a national hero after his burial. However, this does not take away the honour that has been bestowed upon him. The Covid-19 has made processes much more difficult as we are working remotely as we practise social distancing. Messages may take time to be heard and acted upon. However, we thank the family for doing such a splendid job in giving the late general a befitting send-off. His place at the National Heroes Acre shall be always known and he will not be forgotten for the works he has done" External link

bulawayo24 Saturday, May 16, 2020 10:14:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Absalom Sikhosana ) : “He was a hardworking leader and until his death he was loyal and committed to the party. It is sad that we have lost our brother. He has never veneered off the revolutionary path. Because of his discipline, he was made interim chairperson of Bulawayo despite being a politburo member while they fix their structures and there was now order in Bulawayo because Cde Sikhosana wa sat the helm,” “He was loved by everyone and loved everyone too and was very active in the party. It is sad for us because just yesterday we buried another national hero and now we have lost our brother” External link

zbc Saturday, May 16, 2020 10:11:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Angeline Masuku ) : “I am here as I have been sent to convey this message by the President (Mnangagwa). The late General Masuku has been declared a national hero and his works speak for themselves. He dedicated his life to service and until his time of death, he remained a committed serviceman,” External link

zimeye Saturday, May 16, 2020 9:52:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “I am here as I have been sent to convey this message by the President (Mnangagwa). The late General Masuku has been declared a national hero and his works speak for themselves. He dedicated his life to service and until his time of death, he remained a committed serviceman,” External link

herald Saturday, May 16, 2020 2:34:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu wrote ( about Province ) : “His Excellency the President and First Secretary of Zanu PF Cde E.D Mnangagwa has conferred a Liberation hero status to the late Cde Tanda Tavaruva on May 11, 2020 and he will be buried at Mangwandi Cemetery in Masvingo Province. The family can be contacted through our Masvingo provincial office,” External link

zimeye Thursday, May 14, 2020 5:14:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu added : “That’s (accusations) recognition that we are the party in power, that we are the party of choice. The MDC is grappling with a decision by the Supreme Court – how Zanu PF comes into it is something that we fail to understand,” “Why should we enjoy their issues? In any case it’s not Zanu PF that went to court, its them that went to court” External link

zimeye Wednesday, May 6, 2020 9:17:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “That’s nonsensical. I don’t respond to such nonsense. They are trying to seek relevance,” External link

zimeye Monday, April 13, 2020 12:07:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "That's nonsensical. I don't respond to such nonsense. They are trying to seek relevance," External link

allafrica Monday, April 13, 2020 3:31:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “That’s nonsensical. I don’t respond to such nonsense. They are trying to seek relevance,” External link

thestandard-zw Sunday, April 12, 2020 8:49:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu argued : “In a way, the military remained radically defiant to negotiation…Some in the military ranks especially the Late Lookout Masuku felt betrayed when Dr Nkomo decided to take part in the Lancaster Conference which was perceived as a self-created onslaught for Zapu,” “Dr Nkomo’s decision also served as a swipe to Zipra commanders’ instruction to him not to participate in the Lancaster talks. The friction between the military and Dr Nkomo’s political decision precipitated more internal contradictions between the combatant forces and those at the height of political decision-making” External link

newsday Monday, April 6, 2020 6:30:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu wrote : “Moreover, the exclusion of Russia as an interested stakeholder in the transitional roadmap set at the Lancaster Conference was indicative of Britain and America’s monopolistic determination to shape Zimbabwe’s independence politics. Key African countries which had assisted both Zanla and ZPRA in the execution of the armed struggle were (also) excluded in the Lancaster arrangement,” External link

newsday Monday, April 6, 2020 6:30:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The party will continue to mobilise aggressively as part of the five million membership campaign towards the 2023 harmonised elections. Politburo took note of the real issues which impact on our urban footprint and these will be taken into account for future campaigns,” External link

zimeye Friday, March 27, 2020 10:58:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Government should inherit the problem and allow settlements to remain in those areas and compensate the true owners of that land if there is need for that. That is the matter, which the youths raised and it was well received by most members of the Politburo,” External link

thezimbabwemail Thursday, March 26, 2020 2:52:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “So that is really the premise within which this position was taken,” External link

thezimbabwemail Thursday, March 26, 2020 2:52:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "If Chamisa wants dialogue with President Mnangagwa, he must come to the Polad. Former President Mbeki is aware that we have started dialogue under the Polad and this is the best platform we have and must be accepted by all Zimbabweans who want to see the country progress," "The door is still open for Chamisa to join the Polad dialogue rather than to wait for outsiders; we are not going to wait for outsiders to determine what we can do to resolve our problems. We shall go ahead with Polad going towards the elections" External link

onlinenigeria Friday, March 13, 2020 1:30:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "If Chamisa wants dialogue with President Mnangagwa, he must come to the Polad. Former President Mbeki is aware that we have started dialogue under the Polad and this is the best platform we have and must be accepted by all Zimbabweans who want to see the country progress," "The door is still open for Chamisa to join the Polad dialogue rather than to wait for outsiders; we are not going to wait for outsiders to determine what we can do to resolve our problems. We shall go ahead with Polad going towards the elections" External link

bulawayo24 Friday, March 13, 2020 10:43:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “If Chamisa wants dialogue with President Mnangagwa, he must come to the Polad. Former President Mbeki is aware that we have started dialogue under the Polad and this is the best platform we have and must be accepted by all Zimbabweans who want to see the country progress,” “The door is still open for Chamisa to join the Polad dialogue rather than to wait for outsiders; we are not going to wait for outsiders to determine what we can do to resolve our problems. We shall go ahead with Polad going towards the elections” External link

zimeye Thursday, March 12, 2020 8:06:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “If Chamisa wants dialogue with President Mnangagwa, he must come to the Polad. Former President Mbeki is aware that we have started dialogue under the Polad and this is the best platform we have and must be accepted by all Zimbabweans who want to see the country progress,” “The door is still open for Chamisa to join the Polad dialogue rather than to wait for outsiders; we are not going to wait for outsiders to determine what we can do to resolve our problems. We shall go ahead with Polad going towards the elections” External link

thezimbabwemail Thursday, March 12, 2020 4:54:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The statement, in its defamatory, false and misleading allegations states the following about the plaintiff: that the plaintiff has violated the very foundation of the fight for democracy in Zimbabwe because of his corrupt proclivities, that the plaintiff’s corrupt inclinations continue to undermine socio-economic transformation in. Zimbabwe and, as a corollary, the defendant’s generation is suffering immensely,” External link

thezimbabwemail Wednesday, February 26, 2020 3:37:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The particularity requested in all these paragraphs is not necessary for purposes of pleading. The request is an inquisitorial foray calculated to abuse the procedure of requesting for further particulars. Further, and in any event, these are issues of evidence and the defendant is not handicapped from pleading,' Mpofu charged. Matutu, however, further demanded how and when Mpofu got to know about the alleged defamatory statement. " External link

onlinenigeria Wednesday, February 26, 2020 2:58:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The statement, in its defamatory, false and misleading allegations states the following about the plaintiff: that the plaintiff has violated the very foundation of the fight for democracy in Zimbabwe because of his corrupt proclivities, that the plaintiff's corrupt inclinations continue to undermine socio-economic transformation in. Zimbabwe and, as a corollary, the defendant's generation is suffering immensely," External link

onlinenigeria Wednesday, February 26, 2020 2:58:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The particularity requested in all these paragraphs is not necessary for purposes of pleading. The request is an inquisitorial foray calculated to abuse the procedure of requesting for further particulars. Further, and in any event, these are issues of evidence and the defendant is not handicapped from pleading,' Mpofu charged. Matutu, however, further demanded how and when Mpofu got to know about the alleged defamatory statement. " External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, February 26, 2020 12:44:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The statement, in its defamatory, false and misleading allegations states the following about the plaintiff: that the plaintiff has violated the very foundation of the fight for democracy in Zimbabwe because of his corrupt proclivities, that the plaintiff's corrupt inclinations continue to undermine socio-economic transformation in Zimbabwe and, as a corollary, the defendant's generation is suffering immensely," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, February 26, 2020 12:44:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The statement, in its defamatory, false and misleading allegations states the following about the plaintiff: that the plaintiff has violated the very foundation of the fight for democracy in Zimbabwe because of his corrupt proclivities, that the plaintiff’s corrupt inclinations continue to undermine socio-economic transformation in. Zimbabwe and, as a corollary, the defendant’s generation is suffering immensely,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Tuesday, February 25, 2020 1:32:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Charity Charamba ) : “Talk to Charamba, she is in a better position to tell you about that because they (police) are the ones who have such reports,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Saturday, February 15, 2020 10:31:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The President of our party wants everybody in Zanu-PF and he has called for all the former members who broke away for whatever reason to come back into the fold of the party and be part of our new dispensation," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, February 12, 2020 9:18:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “This new system will not only maximise revenue collection, but also increase transparency and accountability on the administration’s activities. This will also enable visible development to the motoring public who fund the development,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Tuesday, February 11, 2020 5:02:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “As a party, we are concerned that the MDC managed to increase its support base by about 900 000 new voters while ours was about 300 000; so we need to work towards correcting that especially in the area of youths where it looks like they did well,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Monday, February 10, 2020 11:50:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “We want to ensure that the party continues to grow as we also grow the economy. The party needs to look at ways of attracting youths especially those who will be first time voters in 2023,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Monday, February 10, 2020 11:50:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about The Ambassador ) : “The Government of Zimbabwe is delighted that Fastjet is expanding its international route network to include Harare and that in doing so it is bringing its low-cost, reliable and safe service to the people of Zimbabwe,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Monday, February 10, 2020 7:58:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu added : “We are currently working on that and we will be coming with a position soon. We are saying comrades must come back and the president wants all to come back to the party and help in the building of our country,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Saturday, February 8, 2020 6:08:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Why are you asking that question when those who addressed the Press conference said they are doing so in their individual capacity? Treat it as such. It was not a party programme" External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, February 4, 2020 9:39:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "I am not in a position to confirm that, I am not in Harare but on leave in Nyamandlovu as we speak," External link

onlinenigeria Wednesday, January 29, 2020 2:57:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “I am not in a position to confirm that, I am not in Harare but on leave in Nyamandlovu as we speak,” External link

zimeye Wednesday, January 29, 2020 2:31:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “I am not in a position to confirm that, I am not in Harare but on leave in Nyamandlovu as we speak,” External link

thezimbabwemail Wednesday, January 29, 2020 12:01:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "I am not in a position to confirm that, I am not in Harare but on leave in Nyamandlovu as we speak," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, January 29, 2020 11:19:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "How can you believe such a myth. We don't have such," "Our nominations are done by all provinces and it is about the president nobody else" External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, December 11, 2019 8:29:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “How can you believe such a myth. We don’t have such,” “Our nominations are done by all provinces and it is about the president nobody else” External link

zimeye Wednesday, December 11, 2019 12:40:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Mr President, you can go beyond 2028 if you so wish because the issue of law can be taken care of in parliament,” External link

theindependent Monday, December 9, 2019 4:03:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : “We understand the challenges facing the country in terms of prices of basic commodities,” “As you aware, the President (Emmerson Mnangagwa) recently directed the return of subsidies. We are sensitive to the plight of our people that after this conference it will be all systems go, for the betterment of the life of our people” External link

zimeye Sunday, December 8, 2019 3:48:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Mr President, you can go beyond 2028 if you so wish because the issue of law can be taken care of in parliament," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, December 6, 2019 1:15:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Mr President, you can go beyond 2028 if you so wish because the issue of law can be taken care of in Parliament,” External link

newsday Monday, December 2, 2019 9:27:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “His Excellency, the President and First Secretary to Zanu-PF, Cde Mnangagwa, has conferred liberation war hero status to the late Cde Gerhard Friedrich who died on November 25, 2019,” External link

zimeye Monday, December 2, 2019 7:58:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : “President Emmerson Mnangagwa has assured the family that they will keep their wealth,” External link

thenationonlineng Friday, November 22, 2019 5:42:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Don't talk to me about that issue," External link

onlinenigeria Sunday, November 10, 2019 9:27:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Don't talk to me about that issue," External link

bulawayo24 Sunday, November 10, 2019 12:57:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Don’t talk to me about that issue,” External link

thestandard-zw Sunday, November 10, 2019 6:38:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “We want to thank the technical team for Mash East for working together and ensuring that the venue is ready for the conference,” External link

zimeye Thursday, November 7, 2019 4:54:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “I have just been reading about it in the Press, but it has not come to my office,” External link

newsday Friday, October 25, 2019 1:46:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "I have just been reading about it in the Press, but it has not come to my office," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, October 25, 2019 12:59:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "I am surprised that you could ask me about that meeting. Why don't your sources give you more information about it? I chair those meetings, but I am not going to discuss anything with the media. In any case, there is nothing to discuss because nothing of that sort was said," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, October 25, 2019 12:59:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu told : “I am clean, I have invited investigations. I have never and will never take anything from anybody. What I have, I worked for and it is an insult, especially to be told by a nonentity, someone who has never managed a tuck-shop that I am corrupt. What do I need to corrupt anybody? If anything, I would be corrupting people,” External link

zimeye Monday, October 21, 2019 3:07:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu told : “I am clean, I have invited investigations. I have never and will never take anything from anybody. What I have, I worked for and it is an insult, especially to be told by a nonentity, someone who has never managed a tuck-shop that I am corrupt. What do I need to corrupt anybody? If anything, I would be corrupting people,” External link

zimeye Monday, October 21, 2019 2:36:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu saying : “the solidarity march would include government functionaries, civil society, students, the business community and all political parties, among others” External link

zimeye Saturday, October 19, 2019 1:41:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "This extra-ordinary meeting was to receive the reports of the outcome of Harare province only," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, October 17, 2019 1:27:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The Politburo has also directed that all the recently elected leaders in Harare. for all the zones should be compelled to undergo ideological training as we reaffirm discipline and ideological understanding of our revolution,” External link

zimeye Thursday, October 17, 2019 7:38:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “It was observed also that there was some mischief by some certain elements who are prone to using money to cause confusion within the party process and the Politburo has directed that in future such characters if found and proven that they are using money to interfere with our internal electoral process this should warrant an instant dismissal from the party,” “We want to warn those who would want to use unorthodox methods in seeking for positions in the party to refrain from activities that are meant to divide or corrupt the system” External link

zimeye Thursday, October 17, 2019 7:38:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The Politburo unanimously endorsed the outcome of the DCC for Harare which were received through a report by the National Political Commissar. It was a comprehensive report which identified areas that needed to be addressed. It was accepted in its entirety,” External link

zbc Thursday, October 17, 2019 5:35:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu confirmed : “We hope the next process will flow smoothly. The DCCs will now have to restructure,” External link

zbc Thursday, October 17, 2019 5:35:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The Politburo has also directed that all the recently elected leaders in Harare. for all the zones should be compelled to undergo ideological training as we reaffirm discipline and ideological understanding of our revolution,” External link

herald Thursday, October 17, 2019 2:54:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “It was observed also that there was some mischief by some certain elements who are prone to using money to cause confusion within the party process and the Politburo has directed that in future such characters if found and proven that they are using money to interfere with our internal electoral process this should warrant an instant dismissal from the party,” “We want to warn those who would want to use unorthodox methods in seeking for positions in the party to refrain from activities that are meant to divide or corrupt the system” External link

herald Thursday, October 17, 2019 2:54:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “This extra-ordinary meeting was to receive the reports of the outcome of Harare province only,” External link

newsday Wednesday, October 16, 2019 10:38:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “It’s the first time I am hearing it from you,” External link

newsday Saturday, October 12, 2019 6:34:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “That is their proposal, that is their view. We go by the dictates of the Constitution,” External link

newsday Thursday, October 10, 2019 8:11:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "It's unfounded and uncalled for. They are lies meant to tarnish the image of the country so that the country will not realise the actual value of its precious stones" External link

allafrica Monday, October 7, 2019 4:55:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The USA never send teams to Zimbabwe to monitor the production of diamonds in the country. We have some committees who monitors the production of diamonds in the country to make sure we meet with the required standards. The US embassy rely solely on false reports from civic society," External link

allafrica Monday, October 7, 2019 4:55:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "It's unfounded and uncalled for. They are lies meant to tarnish the image of the country so that the country will not realise the actual value of its precious stones" External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, October 3, 2019 1:10:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The USA never send teams to Zimbabwe to monitor the production of diamonds in the country. We have some committees who monitors the production of diamonds in the country to make sure we meet with the required standards. The US embassy rely solely on false reports from civic society," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, October 3, 2019 1:10:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “As you might be aware, we hosted a very successful meeting of Former Liberation Movements in Victoria Falls where this matter came in our agenda. The SADC member states expressed their tremendous support to Zimbabwe on the sanctions imposed on us,” External link

herald Thursday, October 3, 2019 3:55:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “As you might be aware, we hosted a very successful meeting of Former Liberation Movements in Victoria Falls where this matter came in our agenda. The SADC members’ states expressed their tremendous support to Zimbabwe on sanctions imposed on us,” External link

zimeye Wednesday, October 2, 2019 7:15:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu déclaré : "Rien n'a changé dans l'engagement du parti à transférer les deux propriétés" External link

bbc-french-africa Tuesday, October 1, 2019 4:59:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Nothing has changed on party’s commitment to transfer the two properties,” External link

zimeye Tuesday, October 1, 2019 7:47:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Nothing has changed on the party’s commitment to transfer the two properties,” External link

thezimbabwemail Tuesday, October 1, 2019 2:19:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “We are waiting for that intervention. We have not received it yet,” External link

thezimbabwemail Wednesday, September 18, 2019 1:24:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : “President Emmerson Mnangagwa has assured the family that they will keep their wealth,” External link

thenationonlineng Wednesday, September 18, 2019 3:36:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The title deeds will soon be transferred into the family’s name,” External link

vanguardngr Wednesday, September 18, 2019 1:00:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : “President Emmerson Mnangagwa has assured the family that they will keep their wealth,” External link

vanguardngr Wednesday, September 18, 2019 1:00:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The title deeds will soon be transferred into the family’s name,” External link

vanguardngr Wednesday, September 18, 2019 1:00:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Emmerson Mnangagwa ) : “President Emmerson Mnangagwa has assured the family that they will keep their wealth,” External link

zimeye Tuesday, September 17, 2019 10:39:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The title deeds will soon be transferred into the family’s name,” External link

zimeye Tuesday, September 17, 2019 10:39:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Robert Mugabe ) : “The process is currently underway to transfer the properties to the Mugabe family” External link

thezimbabwemail Tuesday, September 17, 2019 11:42:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Robert Mugabe ) : "The process is currently underway to transfer the properties to the Mugabe family" External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, September 17, 2019 4:20:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about President Mugabe ) : “The process is currently underway to transfer them to the (Mugabe) family,” External link

zimeye Monday, September 16, 2019 8:17:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The process is currently underway to transfer them to the (Mugabe) family," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, September 16, 2019 11:36:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The process is currently underway to transfer them to the (Mugabe) family," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, September 16, 2019 9:44:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The process is currently underway to transfer them to the (Mugabe) family,” External link

herald Monday, September 16, 2019 3:30:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu told : “I had 15 hectares of premium tobacco and fetched five dollars per kilogramme at the auction floors,” External link

thestandard-zw Sunday, September 8, 2019 8:18:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Preparations are now at an advanced level. An advance team will be leaving for Victoria Falls tomorrow to make sure everything is in order ahead of the convention," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, September 6, 2019 9:48:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Preparations are now at an advanced level. An advance team will be leaving for Victoria Falls tomorrow to make sure everything is in order ahead of the convention,” External link

zimeye Friday, September 6, 2019 8:17:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Its true we have rescheduled the march because the President is out of the country and it was not possible to hold it. We will hold it at a later date and the public will be advised," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, September 5, 2019 10:40:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The event is open to everyone,” External link

zimeye Wednesday, September 4, 2019 1:42:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The party has also approved a budget for the event, which is an honour to us to have all our comrades congregating in Zimbabwe to reminisce on the struggle for our liberation,” External link

clubofmozambique Wednesday, September 4, 2019 10:49:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu told : “We want to make it a national event. The solidarity march will include the Government, civil society, students, the business community (and) all political parties, among others, to participate in the solidarity march. The event is open to everyone,” External link

zimeye Monday, September 2, 2019 6:38:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We want to make it a national event. The solidarity march will include the government, civil society, students, the business community and all political parties, among others. The event is open to everyone," External link

onlinenigeria Monday, September 2, 2019 2:03:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We want to make it a national event. The solidarity march will include the government, civil society, students, the business community and all political parties, among others. The event is open to everyone," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, September 2, 2019 12:47:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The event is open to everyone,” External link

herald Monday, September 2, 2019 2:16:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The President will give direction to the teams on what needs to be done,” External link

herald Wednesday, August 21, 2019 1:58:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Our party as the bedrock of our communities continues to gain strength in the Second Republic. This is exemplified by the recent resounding victory at our by-elections in the constituencies of Nyanga, Lupane East, Bubi and Nkayi Wards. The Party is confident to garner more votes in the upcoming by-elections of Mangwe, (Matabeleland South), Zaka East (Masvingo) and Glen View South in Harare," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, August 16, 2019 10:51:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The results dispel all beliefs and perceptions that are being floated around the globe and within the country that the people of Zimbabwe are in a worse situation than they were before," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, August 6, 2019 9:49:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The results dispel all beliefs and perceptions that are being floated around the globe and within the country that the people of Zimbabwe are in a worse situation than they were before,” External link

thezimbabwemail Tuesday, August 6, 2019 2:49:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu told : “The results dispel all beliefs and perceptions that are being floated around the globe and within the country that the people of Zimbabwe are in a worse situation than they were before,” External link

zimeye Monday, August 5, 2019 2:53:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The results dispel all beliefs and perceptions that are being floated around the globe and within the country that the people of Zimbabwe are in a worse situation than they were before,” External link

zimeye Monday, August 5, 2019 12:21:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The people are very clear on what they want, they are very clear on the policies of the party, policies decided by the ruling party at their congresses and conferences, so we are going to continue winning these elections whenever there is a by-election. The MDC should know that they won’t win anything,” “The people are giving the Government a chance to deliver on its promises, which is what has happened. MDC was there in its full force headed by their leader but people said they cannot be associated with a party which has no clear policies hence they stuck to the ruling party which is commendable and we are really excited about it” External link

zimeye Monday, August 5, 2019 12:21:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said ( about Nelson Chamisa ) : “The victory by ZANU-PF in the local government and Parliamentary by-elections is a clear indication to Chamisa, who has been lying to the world that he won the elections. These by-elections show what people think about him. In Lupane you can imagine the number of (MDC Alliance) top leadership that was here and led by him, but the people have said no, we don’t want you and this rhetoric that he won is founded on no grounds at all, it is just wishful thinking which is not realistic,” External link

insiderzim Monday, August 5, 2019 12:12:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The results dispel all beliefs and perceptions that are being floated around the globe and within the country that the people of Zimbabwe are in a worse situation than they were before” External link

insiderzim Monday, August 5, 2019 12:12:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The results dispel all beliefs and perceptions that are being floated around the globe and within the country that the people of Zimbabwe are in a worse situation than they were before,” External link

zimeye Monday, August 5, 2019 7:16:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The people are very clear on what they want, they are very clear on the policies of the party, policies decided by the ruling party at their congresses and conferences, so we are going to continue winning these elections whenever there is a by-election. The MDC should know that they won’t win anything,” “The people are giving the Government a chance to deliver on its promises, which is what has happened. MDC was there in its full force headed by their leader but people said they cannot be associated with a party which has no clear policies hence they stuck to the ruling party which is commendable and we are really excited about it” External link

zimeye Monday, August 5, 2019 7:16:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The results dispel all beliefs and perceptions that are being floated around the globe and within the country that the people of Zimbabwe are in a worse situation than they were before,” External link

herald Monday, August 5, 2019 2:11:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The people are very clear on what they want, they are very clear on the policies of the party, policies decided by the ruling party at their congresses and conferences, so we are going to continue winning these elections whenever there is a by-election. The MDC should know that they won’t win anything,” “The people are giving the Government a chance to deliver on its promises, which is what has happened. MDC was there in its full force headed by their leader but people said they cannot be associated with a party which has no clear policies hence they stuck to the ruling party which is commendable and we are really excited about it” External link

herald Monday, August 5, 2019 2:11:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "We are waiting for that intervention. We have not received it yet," External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, July 30, 2019 10:00:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu told : "I've not been arrested, in fact I've never spoken to anyone from ZACC in my life and they haven't told me they're arresting me," External link

onlinenigeria Monday, July 29, 2019 8:10:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu told : "I've not been arrested, in fact I've never spoken to anyone from ZACC in my life and they haven't told me they're arresting me," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, July 29, 2019 6:09:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Let bygones be bygones, if Government is to be dragged into formally apologising, this will open closed wounds which may be catastrophic to the party and government," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, July 25, 2019 10:09:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu wrote : “The Gukurahundi issue was resolved on December 22, 1987 by former President R G Mugabe and the late Vice-President (Joshua) Nkomo. If discussions on Gukurahundi are to happen, Zanu-PF, as the custodians of the Unity Accord, should define the agenda and own the process,” External link

zimeye Thursday, July 25, 2019 12:10:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu wrote : “One of the most tragic effects of events in the 1980s is that it served to harden ethnic and political differences in Zimbabwe, resulting in ethno-political polarisation, which has continued to characterise Zimbabwe’s present day political and social landscape,” External link

zimeye Thursday, July 25, 2019 12:10:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu wrote : "The Gukurahundi issue was resolved on December 22, 1987 by former President R G Mugabe and the late Vice-President (Joshua) Nkomo. If discussions on Gukurahundi are to happen, Zanu-PF, as the custodians of the Unity Accord, should define the agenda and own the process," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, July 25, 2019 10:42:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu wrote : "One of the most tragic effects of events in the 1980s is that it served to harden ethnic and political differences in Zimbabwe, resulting in ethno-political polarisation, which has continued to characterise Zimbabwe's present day political and social landscape," External link

bulawayo24 Thursday, July 25, 2019 10:42:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Let bygones be bygones, if Government is to be dragged into formally apologising, this will open closed wounds which may be catastrophic to the party and government,” External link

zimeye Tuesday, July 23, 2019 8:56:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The Gukurahundi issue was resolved on 22 December 1987 by former President R G Mugabe and the late Vice-President J Nkomo. If discussions on Gukurahundi are to happen, Zanu-PF as the custodians of the Unity Accord should define the agenda and own the process,” External link

zimeye Tuesday, July 23, 2019 8:56:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Like any other disaster, a crisis of this sort is bound to create victims who have lost economic and social livelihoods. Some of these things can never be fully restored, instead the Government can recognise these people as victims and try to establish centres where they can be assisted,” External link

zimeye Tuesday, July 23, 2019 8:56:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Let bygones be bygones, if Government is to be dragged into formally apologising, this will open closed wounds which may be catastrophic to the party and government," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, July 22, 2019 9:22:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The Gukurahundi issue was resolved on 22 December 1987 by former President R G Mugabe and the late Vice-President J Nkomo. If discussions on Gukurahundi are to happen, Zanu-PF as the custodians of the Unity Accord should define the agenda and own the process," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, July 22, 2019 9:22:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Like any other disaster, a crisis of this sort is bound to create victims who have lost economic and social livelihoods. Some of these things can never be fully restored, instead the Government can recognise these people as victims and try to establish centres where they can be assisted," External link

bulawayo24 Monday, July 22, 2019 9:22:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “They are not visible. They are not people oriented. They are just used to complaining, accusing the party for everything instead of addressing the needs of the people. We in Zanu PF spend a lot of time listening to people, addressing issues that affect our people, working with the people on the ground. If you go to most of the wards that are run by MDC counsellors, these were last seen during the elections. It is an opposition that is bent on complaining and being cry babies on literally everything,” External link

zbc Sunday, July 21, 2019 2:46:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “I am not the right person to comment on that issue,” “You need to go back to government and check who took what and where they put those things. Do you think it is possible for me to do what I am said to have done? That issue was tabled in a court of law and representations were made there. I think it’s not fair to keep on repeating the same things that have been addressed” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, July 19, 2019 11:00:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu ordered : "Angry that I reported him to former president Mugabe, Mpofu got me arrested on frivolous trumped up charges of fraud which, as you would recall, were dismissed by the law courts as they acquitted me of this trumped up criminal fraud charge. " External link

bulawayo24 Friday, July 19, 2019 10:38:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "I am not the right person to comment on that issue," "You need to go back to government and check who took what and where they put those things. Do you think it is possible for me to do what I am said to have done? That issue was tabled in a court of law and representations were made there. I think it's not fair to keep on repeating the same things that have been addressed" External link

bulawayo24 Friday, July 19, 2019 10:38:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "In Matabeleland North there is no division, factionalism or tribalism. We are here to thank you for the unity you have shown since the death of Gumbo and we ask you to vote for Mbongeni. In Zanu-PF we don't fight for positions because we are all equal," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, July 12, 2019 9:45:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "As Zanu-PF, we are going to launch the campaign for our Lupane East by-election which is at the heart of Matabeleland North province, following the passing on of our Member of Parliament Gumbo," "This is a very important seat for us like all the other seats in that region, for which we must not fail when it comes to mobilisation, hence the launch of the campaign tomorrow (today)" External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, July 10, 2019 10:10:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “As Zanu-PF, we are going to launch the campaign for our Lupane East by-election which is at the heart of Matabeleland North province, following the passing on of our Member of Parliament Cde Gumbo,” External link

zimeye Wednesday, July 10, 2019 5:52:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Whose party are they talking about? They can only do so on what they own, on what is theirs. I am in the office and there is nothing like that and it will never happen. I am just hearing it and they haven't come to me directly, I am just reading about it" External link

bulawayo24 Friday, June 28, 2019 9:14:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Whose party are they talking about? They can only do so on what they own, on what is theirs. I am in the office and there is nothing like that and it will never happen. I am just hearing it and they haven’t come to me directly, I am just reading about it” External link

newsday Friday, June 28, 2019 7:43:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Whose party are they talking about? They can only do so on what they own, on what is theirs. I am in the office and there is nothing like that and it will never happen. I am just hearing it and they haven't come to me directly, I am just reading about it," External link

onlinenigeria Wednesday, June 26, 2019 8:44:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "Whose party are they talking about? They can only do so on what they own, on what is theirs. I am in the office and there is nothing like that and it will never happen. I am just hearing it and they haven't come to me directly, I am just reading about it," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, June 26, 2019 7:50:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Whose party are they talking about? They can only do so on what they own, on what is theirs. I am in the office and there is nothing like that and it will never happen. I am just hearing it and they haven’t come to me directly, I am just reading about it,” External link

thezimbabwemail Wednesday, June 26, 2019 4:18:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu responded : "I personally do not know most of the accused, and I did not even know the charges they are facing because I was not informed about them," External link

onlinenigeria Wednesday, June 26, 2019 2:48:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The first accused person (Chief Ndiweni) has been raising false allegations against Zanu-PF and the Government. His problem is that he has been out of the country for a long time hence he has lost touch with the goings on in the country” External link

zimeye Wednesday, June 26, 2019 2:03:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “I was actually in Harare when the incident happened and in addition to that I don’t even know Mr Mbele (the complainant) and even if the court asks me to identify him, I won’t be able to positively identify him,” External link

zimeye Wednesday, June 26, 2019 2:03:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “I have never spoken to any police officer at Mbembesi Police Station in the last five years. It is through the Ntabazinduna leadership that I got to know of the matter after they had notified me as their MP. I then referred them to women lawyers associations since the case involved a woman,” External link

zimeye Wednesday, June 26, 2019 2:03:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “Whose party are they talking about? They can only do so on what they own, on what is theirs. I am in the office and there is nothing like that and it will never happen. I am just hearing it and they haven’t come to me directly, I am just reading about it,” External link

newsday Wednesday, June 26, 2019 1:51:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu responded : “I personally do not know most of the accused, and I did not even know the charges they are facing because I was not informed about them,” External link

thezimbabwemail Wednesday, June 26, 2019 11:11:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu responded : "I personally do not know most of the accused, and I did not even know the charges they are facing because I was not informed about them," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, June 26, 2019 10:48:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "The first accused person (Chief Ndiweni) has been raising false allegations against Zanu-PF and the Government. His problem is that he has been out of the country for a long time hence he has lost touch with the goings on in the country," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, June 26, 2019 10:02:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "I was actually in Harare when the incident happened and in addition to that I don't even know Mr Mbele (the complainant) and even if the court asks me to identify him, I won't be able to positively identify him," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, June 26, 2019 10:02:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "I have never had any meeting with the first accused person. Other than that we are not related in any way except that he is a political foe who could issue statement after statement about me. He makes a lot of anti-Government and Zanu-PF statements and that is what I know," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, June 26, 2019 10:02:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "I have never spoken to any police officer at Mbembesi Police Station in the last five years. It is through the Ntabazinduna leadership that I got to know of the matter after they had notified me as their MP. I then referred them to women lawyers associations since the case involved a woman," External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, June 26, 2019 10:02:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “The first accused person (Chief Ndiweni) has been raising false allegations against Zanu-PF and the Government. His problem is that he has been out of the country for a long time hence he has lost touch with the goings on in the country” External link

zimeye Wednesday, June 26, 2019 5:18:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “I was actually in Harare when the incident happened and in addition to that I don’t even know Mr Mbele (the complainant) and even if the court asks me to identify him, I won’t be able to positively identify him,” External link

zimeye Wednesday, June 26, 2019 5:18:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “I have never spoken to any police officer at Mbembesi Police Station in the last five years. It is through the Ntabazinduna leadership that I got to know of the matter after they had notified me as their MP. I then referred them to women lawyers associations since the case involved a woman,” External link

zimeye Wednesday, June 26, 2019 5:18:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : "His Excellency, the President and First Secretary to Zanu-PF, Mnangagwa, has conferred a liberation war hero status to the late Obedingwa Mguni who died on June 18, 2019," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, June 21, 2019 10:04:00 AM EAT

Obert Mpofu said : “As you are aware, Angola is long time friend since the times of the struggle. More importantly, our party Zanu PF will host the Liberation Movements Summit this year, so Angola our brother successfully hosted the event last year and we will be dispatching team to Angola pick some notes on how best we prepare for the grand occasion,” External link

zbc Thursday, June 6, 2019 6:59:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu renchéri : “usurper le pouvoir et piller les ressources de l’Etat” External link

maliweb Monday, November 20, 2017 11:44:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu dénoncé : "usurper le pouvoir et piller les ressources de l'Etat" External link

laprovence Sunday, November 19, 2017 8:31:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu dénoncé : "usurper le pouvoir et piller les ressources de l'Etat" External link

laprovence Sunday, November 19, 2017 6:30:00 PM EAT

Obert Mpofu renchéri : "usurper le pouvoir et piller les ressources de l'Etat" External link

laprovence Sunday, November 19, 2017 5:21:00 PM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
minister30.29%EN12/12/201712/12/2017
home affairs minister1.12%EN12/10/201710/12/2017
membre0.16%FR11/22/201722/11/2017
secretary for finance5.29%EN11/19/201719/11/2017
member1.92%EN11/19/201719/11/2017
minister of home affairs0.64%EN11/19/201719/11/2017
committee member0.16%EN11/19/201719/11/2017
legislator0.48%EN11/14/201714/11/2017
incumbent legislator0.16%EN11/14/201714/11/2017
treasurer0.48%EN11/06/201706/11/2017
defence minister0.16%EN11/06/201706/11/2017
justice0.16%EN11/01/201701/11/2017
transport minister23.72%EN10/30/201730/10/2017
former transport minister0.64%EN10/30/201730/10/2017
secretary1.60%EN10/25/201725/10/2017
finance secretary0.80%EN10/25/201725/10/2017
planning minister0.96%EN10/10/201710/10/2017
cabinet minister0.16%EN07/28/201728/07/2017
investment minister0.64%EN02/24/201724/02/2017
planning and investment minister0.48%EN02/24/201724/02/2017
former industry and international trade minister0.32%EN10/21/201621/10/2016
zimbabwean investment minister0.16%EN08/08/201608/08/2016
billionaire0.32%EN07/03/201603/07/2016
mines and mining development minister1.28%EN05/30/201630/05/2016
predecessor0.16%EN05/20/201620/05/2016
transport and infrastructure development minister4.81%EN03/22/201522/03/2015
transport and infrastructural development minister5.93%EN03/17/201517/03/2015
infrastructural development minister0.48%EN03/05/201505/03/2015
minister of transport and infrastructure development1.44%EN02/12/201512/02/2015
minister of transport and infrastructural development1.44%EN02/09/201509/02/2015
Names Lang Count
Obert MpofuEN59.03%
Obert MpofuFR10.22%
Obert MpofuPT9.60%
Obert MpofuEU9.18%
Obert MpofuPL9.18%
Cde Obert MpofuEN2.37%
Obert MpofuSA0.31%
Obert MpofuHR0.10%
Industry Minister Obert MpofuEN0.00%
Matabeleland Governor Obert MpofuEN0.00%


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Nick Mangwana said ( about Obert Mpofu ) : "This book by Dr Obert Mpofu is an interesting holiday read. On page 219, it says, during GNU, there was no fiscal discipline, there were unsustainable deficits and escalating domestic debt. These are the things reined in by the current Dispensation" External link

bulawayo24 Sunday, September 27, 2020 7:36:00 PM EAT

Phillip Chiyangwa said ( about Obert Mpofu ) : "I am not an avid follower of philosophical content, but reading Dr Obert Mpofu's memoir punched hard my untapped love for what I regarded as boring books. In other words, Dr Mpofu unpacks those rarely accessible themes of our political, legal, and identity intersectional realities in a way that speaks to the heart and mind of anyone who grabs a copy of his book. " External link

bulawayo24 Sunday, September 27, 2020 7:36:00 PM EAT

Patrick Chinamasa said ( about Obert Mpofu ) : "The Secretary for Administration, Cde Dr Obert Mpofu wishes to advise all members that there shall be a Politburo meeting to be held on Wednesday 29 July 2020 at the party headquarters commencing 1000hrs" External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, July 28, 2020 8:21:00 PM EAT

Patrick Chinamasa said ( about Obert Mpofu ) : “The Secretary for Administration, Cde Dr Obert Mpofu wishes to advise all members that there shall be a Politburo meeting to be held on Wednesday 29 July 2020 at the party headquarters commencing 1000hrs” External link

herald Tuesday, July 28, 2020 6:12:00 PM EAT

Godfrey Tsenengamu told ( about Obert Mpofu ) : "If Mpofu said we are anti-establishment, then corruption is another name for Zanu-PF because we are anti-corruption. They are just trying to find ground to intimidate people," External link

onlinenigeria Saturday, July 11, 2020 1:30:00 AM EAT

Godfrey Tsenengamu told ( about Obert Mpofu ) : “If Mpofu said we are anti-establishment, then corruption is another name for Zanu-PF because we are anti-corruption. They are just trying to find ground to intimidate people,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, July 10, 2020 6:53:00 PM EAT

Godfrey Tsenengamu told ( about Obert Mpofu ) : “If Mpofu said we are anti-establishment, then corruption is another name for Zanu PF because we are anti-corruption. They are just trying to find ground to intimidate people,” External link

dailynews-co-zw Friday, July 10, 2020 6:01:00 PM EAT

Cde Khaya Moyo said ( about Obert Mpofu ) : “The Secretary for Administration Cde Obert Mpofu wishes to advise all the members that there shall be a Politburo meeting to be held on Wednesday, 6 May 2020 at the party headquarters commencing 1000 hours,” External link

zimeye Wednesday, May 6, 2020 8:12:00 AM EAT

Cde Khaya Moyo said ( about Obert Mpofu ) : “The Secretary for Administration Cde Obert Mpofu wishes to advise all the members that there shall be a Politburo meeting to be held on Wednesday, 6 May 2020 at the party headquarters commencing 1000 hours,” External link

herald Wednesday, May 6, 2020 5:26:00 AM EAT

Simon Khaya Moyo said ( about Obert Mpofu ) : "The Secretary for Administration Obert Mpofu wishes to advise all members that there shall be a Politburo meeting to be held on Wednesday 5 February 2020 at the Party Headquarters commencing 1000hours. All members should be seated by 0945hours sharp" External link

bulawayo24 Tuesday, February 4, 2020 7:17:00 PM EAT

Simon Khaya Moyo said ( about Obert Mpofu ) : “The Secretary for Administration Cde Obert Mpofu wishes to advise all members that there shall be a Politburo meeting to be held on Wednesday 5 February 2020 at the Party Headquarters commencing 1000hours. All members should be seated by 0945hours sharp” External link

zimeye Tuesday, February 4, 2020 6:48:00 PM EAT

Cde Simon Khaya Moyo said ( about Obert Mpofu ) : “The Secretary for Administration Cde Obert Mpofu wishes to advise all members that there shall be a Politburo meeting to be held on Wednesday 5 February 2020 at the Party Headquarters commencing 1000hours. All members should be seated by 0945hours sharp” External link

thezimbabwemail Tuesday, February 4, 2020 2:44:00 PM EAT

Simon Khaya Moyo said ( about Obert Mpofu ) : “The Secretary for Administration Cde Obert Mpofu wishes to advise all members that there shall be a Politburo meeting to be held on Wednesday 5 February 2020 at the Party Headquarters commencing 1000hours. All members should be seated by 0945hours sharp” External link

thezimbabwemail Tuesday, February 4, 2020 2:44:00 PM EAT

Simon Khaya Moyo said ( about Obert Mpofu ) : "The Secretary for Administration Obert Mpofu wishes to advise all members that there shall be a Politburo meeting to be held on Wednesday 11 December 2019 at the Party Headquarters commencing 1000hours. All members should be seated by 0945hours sharp" External link

bulawayo24 Wednesday, December 11, 2019 11:41:00 AM EAT

Cde Khaya Moyo said ( about Obert Mpofu ) : “The Secretary for Administration Cde Dr Obert Mpofu wishes to advise all members that there shall be a Politburo meeting to be held on Wednesday 13 November 2019 at the Party Headquarters commencing 1000 hours. All members should be seated by 0945 hours sharp,” External link

herald Tuesday, November 12, 2019 5:13:00 PM EAT

Lovemore Kurotwi wrote ( about Obert Mpofu ) : “Having personally suffered unnecessarily as a result of Mpofu’s corrupt abuse of office, I can safely say I have first-hand information of what I think is Mpofu’s corrupt activities,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, July 19, 2019 11:00:00 AM EAT

Lovemore Kurotwi added ( about Obert Mpofu ) : “Mpofu ordered my arrest without any investigation having been conducted. He unilaterally abused his position of power to order my arrest,” External link

thezimbabwemail Friday, July 19, 2019 11:00:00 AM EAT

Lovemore Kurotwi wrote ( about Obert Mpofu ) : "Having personally suffered unnecessarily as a result of Mpofu's corrupt abuse of office, I can safely say I have first-hand information of what I think is Mpofu's corrupt activities," External link

bulawayo24 Friday, July 19, 2019 10:38:00 AM EAT

Dumisani Dube said ( about Obert Mpofu ) : "The matter was postponed, Mpofu did not show up as expected. We have subpoenaed him to come on June 25 and we expect him to be there" External link

bulawayo24 Monday, June 17, 2019 11:39:00 AM EAT

Dumisani Dube said ( about Obert Mpofu ) : “The matter was postponed, Mpofu did not show up as expected. We have subpoenaed him to come on June 25 and we expect him to be there” External link

zimeye Monday, June 17, 2019 9:18:00 AM EAT

Dumisani Dube said ( about Obert Mpofu ) : “The matter was postponed, Mpofu did not show up as expected. We have subpoenaed him to come on June 25 and we expect him to be there” External link

newsday Monday, June 17, 2019 8:24:00 AM EAT