Category: Opinions

The Headquarters of the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission that is spearheading the inspection of the voters' roll

An independent eye on voters’ roll inspection in Zimbabwe: A preliminary report

By Farai Chirimumimba As part of ensuring free, fair and credible general elections in July/August, Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) commenced the voters roll...

The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) mandated to run elections in the country

Zimbabwe’s general elections: Significance and challenges ahead

By Farai Chirimumimba   An estimated 5.4 million Zimbabweans head to the polls in July/August however, actual date is yet to be announced to cast votes for a...

Nelson Chamisa and Emmerson Mnangagwa likely to lead GNU if next election fails to produce an outright winner

A coalition government is a threat to Zimbabwe’s economic recovery

By Harry Ruka Mazhindu Based on experience, a coalition government cannot provide the required stability for the development of the country because of the bickering on...

Warring MDC-T factions led by Nelson Chamisa and Thokozani Khupe urged to unite ahead of elections

Why we ought to keep peace pre and post harmonised elections

By Harry Ruka Mazhindu There is no doubt that our diversity of ethnicity makes us uniquely special; an amalgam of over 20 tribes (when we break-up the Shona group),...

Tafadzwa Goliati, PAZ President

PAZ saddened by Southlea Park Accident

The Passengers Association of Zimbabwe (PAZ) has said it was saddened by the death of a secondary school student when a commuter omnibus overturned before Southlea Park...

Two years after being outlawed child marriages continue

By Kundai Marunya I recently met an old friend who has been working for a non-governmental organisation in Binga- a remote district in the Matebeland province of...

Over 5 months of ED’s rule, the struggle continues

By Kundai Marunya I remember the day president Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa (ED) took office; the celebrations around his coronation. To many people it marked an end of...

President Emmerson Mnangagwa lights the Independence flame (Pic credit: Zimpapers)

A look into President Mnangagwa’s Independence Day speech

By Farai Chirimumimba Worldwide, Independence remarks have been undoubtedly political, they usually follow the same pattern which includes counting the years since...

Queueing to cast a vote in Zimbabwe

Beginners’ guide to understanding elections in Zimbabwe

By Farai Chirimumimba Electoral Cycle Zimbabwe hold harmonized elections after every five years. This year the country will hold the harmonized elections in July/...

Zimbabwean flag colours

Zimbabwe my home

By Mokhumi Valela Zimbabwe, my pride, Zimbabwe, my inspiration, Country of my predecessors, Zimbabwe, whole of Africa’s hope.   What home is there? When home is a...