Category: Legal and Parliamentary Affiars

Tree villagers acquitted

Trio acquitted for insulting Chief

The Zimbabwe Lawyers for human Rights (ZLHR) has reported that a local court has acquitted three villagers, who had been on trial for allegedly insulting a traditional...

Everyone has a right to clean, potable water

Water rights for millions of African farmers threatened by law rooted in colonial times, study finds

Millions of African farmers still face legal restrictions on water access, dating back to colonial times, according to a study released this week. Researchers with the...

Dr. Prosper Chitambara (L) an economist with LEDRIZ

LEDRIZ publication focuses on socio-economic rights in Zimbabwe

By Byron Mutingwende   The Labour and Economic Development Research Institute of Zimbabwe
 (LEDRIZ) has produced a publication focusing on the importance of...

Southern African countries are meeting in Pretoria to share notes on the current migration management project

Southern Africa explores solutions to migration challenges

By Byron Mutingwende   Southern African countries are meeting in Pretoria to share notes on the current migration management project in a bid to find solutions to...

A man has been arrested for undermining authority of President Mangagwa (pictured above)

Man detained over Mnangagwa portrait

Zimbabwean authorities have stepped up their crackdown against perceived opponents of President Emmerson Mnangagwa after arresting and charging a Bulawayo man with...

Chief Fortune Charumbira with the Zimbabwean delegation at the PAP meeting

Chief Fortune Charumbira elected Vice President of PAP

Honourable Senator Chief Fortune Charumbira has been elected Vice President of the Pan-African Parliament (PAP) representing Southern Africa. “The road has been...

In the middle and on the podium is Chief Charumbira. To his immediate right is ZANU (PF) Chief Whip Hon. Pupurai Togarepi and Hon. Stars Mathe. To his left Hon. Barbra Rwodzi and Hon. Dr. Tapiwa Mashakada

Five Zimbabwean MPs sworn in as Members of PAP

Members of the Parliament of Zimbabwe delegation designated to the Pan – African Parliament were yesterday sworn in as Members of the 5th Parliament of the Pan –...

European Union Election Observation Mission (EUEOM Report on Zimbabwe's 2018 elections

Zimbabwe 2018 elections lacked international standards: EU report

BY Miriam Zvomuya In its assessment of Zimbabwe’s 2018 elections, the European Union Election Observation Mission (EUEOM) Deputy Chief Observer, Mr. Mark Stephens...

Arrest of ZCTU leaders condemned

ZimRights condemns arrest of ZCTU leaders

The Zimbabwe Human Rights Association (ZimRights) has condemned the recent human rights abuses by the police. The human rights violations were perpetrated in a bid to...

The European Union Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) to the Republic of Zimbabwe Chief Observer, Elmar Brok

EU Election Observation Mission presents Final Report with 23 recommendations

The European Union Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) to the Republic of Zimbabwe presented yesterday its Final Report on the 30 July 2018 harmonised elections at a...