Category: Opinions

It’s sunset for Mugabe but where to for Zimbabwe?

By Patson Dzamara That Robert Mugabe divides opinion is not contestable. Whatever views anyone possesses about him, what can never be taken away from Mugabe are his...

Persons with disabilities and political participation: Zimbabwe versus the world

By Farai Chirimumimba It’s not enough to put people in parliaments, political parties need to be inclusive, other processes accessible. Persons with disabilities...

Will this be the end of an era and error?

Zimbabwe’s current political conundrum is hinged on Zanu PF’s weakness and the opposition’s confusion. Zanu PF is engulfed in a fierce succession battle and it has...

Voter registration: incentivising the voter

By Farai Chirimumimba Recent elections in Zimbabwe have been contentious with the voters roll narrative taking centre stage apart from the violence that has been...

Role of Social media in election campaign

By Farai Chirimumimba The demographic of the electorate is changing with a new shift towards new modes of information outreach centred on social media, which has rapidly...

Battle of election manifestos around the corner

By Farai Chirimumimba The 2018 harmonised elections are looming and there is no doubt that political parties are currently desperately scrambling to gather their...

Discounting Shadows of the Pan Africanist’s Paranoia

The 37 years after independence and literally little to show for it, Zimbabwe has created a false Pan African who thrives on beating shadows and ranting at the wall. The...

Moffat and Rhodes are Dead Gentlemen

The Zimbabwe Heritage Trust (ZHT) held a crash course in consciousness-raising for a group of musicians that expectedly and beautifully crashed. Who still has the...

Tired of Mugabe’s Tales Now

By Wisdom Mumera President Mugabe opened the 8th session of Parliament on Wednesday to much opposition consternation over the apparent Constitutional sodomy by the...

Zimbabwe’s opposition and the road ahead

By Patson Dzamara The stage for a transition in Zimbabwe is set. Even exogenous factors are in sync with the transition agenda. However, just like a small virgin boy,...