- VP Chiwenga set to become Zanu PF General Secretary, along the lines of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) before 2023.
- Army mooting a Chinese-style “Central Military Commission” for ruling party, run and chaired by Chiwenga together with the Joint Operations Command (JOC).
- New Central Military Commission to appoint Chiwenga’s successor in due course, and at a time when the VP picks his own successor, rumoured to be a former minister exiled in South Africa.
- Military to run 2023 elections, with Chiwenga or his prepared successor’s presidential candidacy.
- Army keen on allowing Chiwenga to reform Zanu PF through proposed Central Military Commission, thus increasing former ruling party political commissar, Saviour Kasukuwere’s chances of becoming VP Chiwenga’s preferred choice for president, to replace him when and if he decides to step down from the helm of the party and country.
- In China, The Central Military Commission (CMC) is the parallel national defense organization of the Communist Party of China (CCP) and the People’s Republic of China: the Central Military Commission of the Communist Party of China, a Party organ under the Central Committee of the Chinese Communist Party, and the Central Military Commission of the People’s Republic of China, a central state organ under the National People’s Congress, being the military branch of the national government.
- President Emmerson Mnangagwa vacating office for a Chiwenga presidency, whose duration has not yet clearly been defined, but most likely going to depend on the former army chief’s bill of health.
- China, Russia, India, Brazil, South Africa, Britain, Cuba, the U.S and Canada all now said to have endorsed a Chiwenga presidency, whose plan is being allegedly spearheaded by Beijing.
— Spotlight Zimbabwe