Category: Opinions

ZEC Deputy Commissioner Magade (L) and Justice Priscilla Chigumba the ZEC Chairperson

Analysis of people living with disability and the current electoral process

By Mokhumi Valela   The crucial 2018 harmonised elections are upon us as the nation of Zimbabwe. As different stakeholders prepare for this decisive process for our...

President Emmerson Mnangagwa promised free, fair and credible elections

2018 Youth and Voter Registration in Zimbabwe

By Eric M Moyo I am now more than ready to vote, and now the wait seems like a long time. I left before I am ready to go and scribble what could be perhaps one of the...

Robert Mugabe, Zimbabwe's former President from 1980 to 2017

What is hindering youth participation in electoral issues?

By Kiamuhetsi Sibanda Since independence our county has gone through seven electoral cycles. These electoral cycles have been associated with young people being used for...

Dr Ibrahim Assane Mayaki, CEO of NEPAD

The African Continental Free Trade Area: Moving African integration further forward

by Dr Ibrahim Assane Mayaki   Twenty years ago, I hoped for an Africa that would draw closer and forge forward boldly, despite a bag of mixed fortunes. Rwanda had just...

Nelson Chamisa addressing rally at Nzvimbo Growth Point in Mashonaland Central Province

Can we trust opinion polls ahead of general elections?

By Farai Chirimumimba Beginning with his inauguration speech on 24 November 2017, President Emmerson Mnangagwa has used any other forum he gets to remind delegates or...

David Parirenyatwa, Minister of Health and Child Care

NBSZ saga: End of an era remains elusive

By Farai Chirimumimba The major focus of this article is to shed light on the complex dynamics of the debate around the National Blood Service of Zimbabwe (NBSZ) bloody...

Nelson Chamisa, MDC Alliance leader addressing a rally

Time for Zimbabwe to hold first presidential debates

Imagine President Emmerson Mnangagwa squaring off with other presidential candidates such as MDC Alliance hopeful Advocate Nelson Chamisa, National People’s Party...

Church leaders at interface meeting with President Mnangagwa

Divergent views among church leaders over joining Parliament

By Byron Mutingwende   Church leaders in Zimbabwe had a meeting with President Mnangagwa where they expressed their willingness to be represented in Parliament but...

Phillip Chiyangwa, ZIFA President

ZIFA Kensington scandal exposed

STAKEHOLDERS have voiced concern over the calibre of councillors that sit in the assembly of the Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA), with the majority of them...

President Mnangagwa arrives at National Sports Stadium for his inaugural speech

Zimbabwe’s Mnangagwa’s first 100-days: what has the government actually done?

By Farai Chirimumimba Emmerson Mnangagwa was recently all over social media telling everyone who cares to listens the achievements that his government has made since...