Rodney Dangarembizi
  • Politician
Known forGiving Kudzai Chipanga the press statement that challenged the ZDF.

Rodney Dangarembzi is a Zimbabwean national who was implicated as the author of the press statement issued against the Zimbabwe Defence forces. Dangarembizi was fingered by the Zanu-PF Youth League leader ,Kudzai Chipanga .Chipanga issued a public apology to Constatino chiwengwa and the Zimbabwe Defense forces ,implicating Dangarembizi in the process. The statement had been issued after the Commander of the Zimbabwe Defense Forces had held a press conference in which he warned that the military would intervene if what he called purging of ZANU PF members with a liberation war background. Chipanga then delivered the statement attacking the military generals and declaring that he was prepared to die for Mugabe.

Ties to G40

Rodney Dangarembizi is an alleged G40 member who organised First Lady Grace Mugabe’s 50th Birthday Dinner in 2015. Emmerson Mnangagwa once told a Zanu-PF Politburo meeting that Rodney Dangarembizi approached Major General Trust Mugova and tried to recruit him to the G40 Faction under the direction of Professor Jonathan Moyo.