Zimbabwe’s ruling party accuses general of treason for threatening to intervene in political affairs – LA Times

Mugabe, 93, last week sacked his presumed successor, Emmerson Mnangagwa, who has close links to the influential military and security sector. The dismissal triggered unhappiness among many of Zimbabwe’s generals, but it was the efforts of a faction of the ruling party allied with Mugabe’s wife, Grace Mugabe, to oust dozens of other people associated with Mnangagwa that outraged military leaders.