Zanu PF hawks query Mnangagwa's capacity

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The politburo also demoted youth league boss Pupurai Togarepi for showing solidarity with the suspended youths.

The decision, however, divided the party as some officials believed the youths had raised genuine issues, which need to be addressed, given the toll that corruption was taking on the economy. Party officials also believe Mnangagwa has been captured Gupta-style by Tagwirei, whom they say is the major beneficiary of the November 2017 coup, which toppled former president Robert Mugabe.

The Gupta scandal rocked South Africa during the last years of former president Jacob Zuma’s presidency.

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