Khaliphani Phugeni

  • Politics

    Khupe rebels against Mwonzora’s whipping system in Parliament

    THE National Assembly passed the controversial Constitutional Amendment Bill No. 2 on Tuesday, giving President Emmerson Mnangagwa new sweeping powers to appoint judges without public scrutiny and extend their term of office after reaching retirement age. The vote, carried by a 191 to 22 majority, came after a judicial-approved purge of the main opposition MDC Alliance MPs, who continue to…

    Read More »
  • Courts and Law

    Woman insists Khupe’s spokesperson raped her minor daughter

    THE mother of a minor, who was allegedly raped by suspended MDC-T spokesperson Khaliphani Phugeni on Monday denied claims that she wanted to “politically soil” his image after he was nominated for Senate. Phugeni appeared before Western Commonage regional magistrate Sibongile Msipa-Marondedze for continuation of trial for the crime he allegedly committed between June and November 2018 in Emhlangeni and…

    Read More »
  • Politics

    Facing rape allegations, Khupe’s spokesperson steps down

    MDC-T interim spokesperson, Khaliphani Phugeni has temporarily relinquished his role to focus on allegations of raping an unnamed woman in Bulawayo. Phugeni allegedly had unlawful sexual intercourse with the woman who could not be named for ethical reasons, without her consent. The 44-year-old last week appeared before Western Commonage regional magistrate, Sibongile Marondedze, facing charges of contravening section 65 of…

    Read More »
Back to top button