Category: Opinions

Mthuli Ncube, Zimbabwe's newly appointed Minister of Finance

Local currency: Are our efforts not in vain?

Yes, Zimbabwe deserves immediate attention on currency adoption before worsening economic deterioration. But, is the adoption of the foreign currency a sustainable...

Dumisani Nkomo

What are the Options For Chamisa and MDC?

By Dumisani Nkomo The results of the elections and the outcome of the Constitutional Court did not go in favour of the youthful M.D.C Alliance leader Nelson Chamisa and...

Selling agricultural produce in the streets

The character-building role of African ‘informal’ economies

By Charles Dhewa People who co-exist with Kombi drivers in Zimbabwe, Matatu drivers in Nairobi’s traffic jammed roads, boda-boda motorcyclists in Kampala and similar...

Itai Rusike, CWGH Executive Director

CWGH urges new government to prioritise primary health care

The Community Working Group on Health (CWGH) has urged the New Government to prioritise strengthening of Primary Health Care (PHC) to achieve Universal Health Coverage...

ZESN shows most assisted voters were from the rural areas

Dynamics of the rural vote in Zimbabwean elections

By Dumisani Ncube The recent developments in Zimbabwean Elections have once again demonstrated the important role that the peasantry plays in determining the country’s...

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...

The Elders with civil society activists in Harare

Relatively peaceful environment a cover for democratic deficits: ZSF

Regional solidarity platform, the Zimbabwe Solidarity Forum (ZSF) which is based in South Africa, has warned the relatively peaceful environment ahead of the 2018...

Dumisani Nkomo, an economic, social and political analyst

Lets Elect Quality Leaders

Dumisani O Nkomo Zimbabwe is for the first time experiencing an interesting phenomenon of an incredible number of candidates especially for the Presidential and House of...

The leading contenders in the Presidential race, Nelson Chamisa and Emmerson Mnangagwa

Zimbabwe’s presidential campaign tightens in the last 10 days

By Farai Chirimumimba Zimbabwe’s presidential race is tightening in its final 10 days with opposition MDC Alliance candidate Nelson Chamisa narrowing the gap on front...