Category: Legal and Parliamentary Affiars

Queueing to cast ballots in the 2018 harmonised elections

Lessons from the 2018 harmonised elections

By Dumisani O. Nkomo The results of the 2018 Harmonised elections provide an insight into voting trends and patterns which are useful for understanding Voter Psychology...

Soldiers brutally assaulting unarmed civilians in the streets of Harare

Zimbabwe: Rein in security forces and stop mass arrests in wake of disputed vote

By Amnesty International The Zimbabwean authorities must immediately stop arresting and harassing protesters and bystanders following post-election violence that has...

Elmond Bandauko, an expert in local governance issues

Understanding key competencies for improving local governance

A transition briefing for Zimbabwe’s newly elected local councillors By Elmond Bandauko During the 2018 election period, there was limited attention on what the...

Violent protests led to injuries and death as well as destruction of property

Public violence accused back in court

As reported by the Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights (ZLHR), 21 people who were arrested and charged with committing public violence who spent the weekend in prison will...

ZCC shares its observations, reflections and counsel on the 2018 harmonised elections

Let peace reign supreme: ZCC

The Zimbabwe council of Churches (ZCC) in solidarity with the Zimbabwe Heads of Christian Denominations has called for the people of Zimbabwe to unite and promote peace...

Christopher Mutsvangwa's bid to represent Norton in the National Assembly failed

Mutsvangwa Faces Political Extinction After Norton Hammering

By Wisdom Mumera Special Advisor to the President, Ambassador Christopher Mutsvangwa is facing a solitary walk down the path into the political sunset after a...

Tawanda Chimhini, ERC Director

Fully Comply with Principles of Election Management: ZEC urged

Following the the ongoing announcement of House of Assembly results, the Election Resource Centre (ERC) has urged the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) to uphold...

ActionAid executives during the launch of ActionAid Zimbabwe Social Justice Manifesto

Policies and development should prioritise the poor: AAZ social justice manifesto

Those living in poverty and suffering inequalities and injustices should be at the centre of policies and development, the Action Aid Zimbabwe (AAZ)’s Social...

Hon Betty Nhambu-Kaseke, tipped to be re-elected for Kuwadzana House of Assembly representative

For Kuwadzana it’s Betty Nhambu-Kaseke, Zanu PF Harare’s only female candidate

By Byron Mutingwende   Monday the 30th of July 2018 will witness the re-election of the ever hardworking Member of the National Assembly for Kuwadzana Constituency...

Thousands throng Kosheni Grounds for Temba Mliswa's star rally in Norton

Norton says its Mliswa, Mliswa and Mliswa only

By Byron Mutingwende   The people of Norton have said their vote is on Temba Peter “Bhuru” Mliswa because he has brought development on their doorsteps.  ...