“There is nothing wrong with us celebrating an end of year party for which we’ve worked very hard,” Nguni said. “It is provided in the constitution. There is a budget that has been constitutionally approved by parliament with MDC members of Parliament."
The uncharacteristic remarks by President Mugabe have only deepened his opaque succession and created anxiety in the people. But what role can the military play in the ever shifting sands of the Zanu-PF succession wars?