Latest News for: Zimbabwe jet travel


President’s slap on Mapisa-Nqakula’s wrist over Zimbabwe flight not good enough

Business Day 30 Sep 2022
Marais said, among other things, they wanted Mapisa-Nqakula to explain why she allowed the ANC delegation to abuse an air force jet to travel to Zimbabwe for party-political discussions, and by virtue ignore the principle of separation of powers; whether the delegation received ...

South Africa: #JetGate - Until Proof Has Been Produced, We Cannot Trust Payment Was Made

All Africa 27 Oct 2020
The Democratic Alliance (DA) has taken note that the ANC cannot provide proof that they paid back the money incurred when they abused an Air Force jet to travel to Zimbabwe to meet with ZANU-PF ....

Rishi Sunak #39;barred for life#39; from UK pub

Moneycontrol 24 Oct 2020
PTI ... The government voted against extending free school meals. This is disgusting, Alex Cook, the owner of the eatery, posted on Facebook on Thursday ... DISGUSTING! All 4 are now barred from The Mill & Il Mulino for life ... Travel-starved 'passengers' dine on parked Singapore Airlines jet. Zimbabwe launches dollar-denominated stock exchange ... .

#JetGate - the President Is As Guilty As the Minister He's Protecting

All Africa 03 Oct 2020
... military jet, further implicates him in the wrongdoing.

Defence minister to appear before MPs over Zim trip debacle

Independent online (SA) 29 Sep 2020
This follows a huge public outcry over the use of an air force jet to fly ANC leaders to Zimbabwe ... President Cyril Ramaphosa had ordered an explanation from the minister on the use of the air force jet to fly the ANC to Zimbabwe. The ANC was travelling to Zimbabwe to meet with Zanu-PF over the crisis in that country.

SANDF chief warns soldiers against entanglement in ANC matters

Independent online (SA) 23 Sep 2020
The ANC is currently mired in controversy after its senior members led by secretary general Ace Magashule travelled in a SANDF jet for inter-party talks with the ruling Zanu-PF in neighbouring Zimbabwe ... It has been confirmed that South Africa’s public protector, advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane, was probing the use of the SANDF jet by the ANC officials.

Public protector won’t let ANC off the hook despite vow to pay for Zimbabwe trip

Independent online (SA) 18 Sep 2020
In response to Magashule’s apology, the DA said it wants Parliament to be part of determining how much the ANC will pay for the senior party members who used an air force jet to travel to Zimbabwe, TimesLIVE reported ... The delegation travelled with Mapisa-Nqakula, who had permission to travel to Zimbabwe for talks with her defence counterpart.

DA to lay criminal charges against ANC officials over Zimbabwe plane trip

Independent online (SA) 16 Sep 2020
PretoriaThe DA said on Wednesday it was laying criminal charges against the ANC after senior party members used a state jet to travel to Zimbabwe for a meeting with that country’s Zanu-PF party.

'Using Airzim Will Pose Logistical Problems for Mnangagwa'

All Africa 24 Mar 2019
Deputy Chief Secretary to the President and Cabinet responsible for presidential communications, George Charamba (GC), has said President Emmerson Mnangagwa will continue to use hired private jets for his travels for as long as the national airline Air Zimbabwe, does not have aeroplanes that are reliable enough to fly him.

Child, 4, is sole survivor of plane crash in eastern Russia

Metro 15 Nov 2017
Pavel Vank) ... The small passenger jet reportedly went down as it was about to land, with differing reports of how many people were on board. Zimbabwe travel advice as military takes Robert Mugabe into custody ... More. World ... Zimbabwe army insists 'this is not a coup' as it targets top officials ... MORE ... MORE ... .

‘Mugabes, A First Family From Hell’

AfricaMetro 13 Mar 2017
With his usual Air Zimbabwe plane unavailable, Mugabe hired a private jet to travel to Singapore for what officials described as scheduled ... .

In Zimbabwe, another Mugabe seeks the presidency

Yahoo Daily News 20 Oct 2014
President Robert Mugabe’s wife Grace Mugabe has begun swiftly and in earnest to succeed her husband as leader of Zimbabwe, and in the past two months the she has been using the budget and the jets and helicopters of her husband to travel up and down the country in a “charm offensive” to rally support.

Jeff Fahey is just as baffled by Lost as the rest of us

AV Club 14 Aug 2012
So I was traveling a lot, and one of the things that gave me great flexibility was that they didn’t go heavy into his storyline ... But they didn’t, so I had the flexibility to travel ... We shot that down in Zimbabwe, so to travel over to Africa on the Warner Bros ... And then Peter came and visited us down in Zimbabwe.

Most Viewed

Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen, right, and Guatemala's President Alejandro Giammattei, walk side-by-side as they arrive to deliver a joint statement at the National Palace in Guatemala City, Friday, March 31, 2023. Tsai is in Guatemala for an official three-day visit. (AP Photo/Moises Castillo)
AP / Moises Castillo
Pope Francis waves from his car as he arrives at The Vatican, Saturday, April 1, 2023, after receiving treatment at the Agostino Gemelli University Hospital for bronchitis, The Vatican said.
AP / Andrew Medichini