Douglas Mahiya is a Zimbabwean politician and a member of the Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans Association

Douglas Mahiya
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  • Politician
Known for Being Spokesperson of the Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans Association


Mahiya was arrested on July 27, 2016 for presiding over a war veterans meeting that denounced Robert Mugabe. At the same meeting, a communiqué was issued to members of the media. Among other things, the communiqué pointed out that war veterans had renounced President Mugabe’s leadership.[1]

Attack on Jonathan Moyo

Mahiya attacked Jonathan Moyo the Minister of Higher and Tertiary Educaction for being a divisive element causing problems in the ruling party and undermining the authority of liberation war heroes.

Some Articles About Douglas Mahiya

Mahiya Loses To Mnangagwa’s Nephew In Rerun, Claims Commission Wants To Tarnish Mnangagwa’s Name Wed May 16 2018

War Veterans Demand Reintegration, Reinsertion Programme, Say It Was Done Poorly After The Liberation War Fri May 11 2018

Mugabe Won’t Be Allowed To Attend Zanu-PF Extraordinary Congress Thu Dec 14 2017

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  1. War vet Mahiya arrested, Herald, published: July 28, 2016, retrieved: July 28, 2016