Category: Politics

Warship Dumba (L) and Celine Nyakutsikwa (R) have taken ZEC to court over shift of constituency

ZEC taken to court over constituency shift ahead of elections

THE Electoral Court will today (Tuesday 05 June 2018) preside over the hearing and determination of an application filed by some Harare residents seeking to stop their...

MDC Alliance President Nelson Chamisa's party having challenges with candidates for the harmonised elections

Takanayi Mureyi chickens out of elections on MDC ticket

By Reason Dube in Masvingo MDC -T Masvingo urban candidate for the National Assembly, Takanayi Mureyi has  chickened out  from contesting  as the party’s...

Inspection of voters' roll led by ZEC

Final review of the voters’ roll inspection in Zimbabwe

By Farai Chirimumimba Introduction The national voters’ roll inspection began in earnest on 19 May and ended yon 29 May with stakeholders having urged eligible voters...

Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Trade, Sibusiso Busi Moyo (L)

EU and Government sign MoU for deployment of election observers

The EU Delegation has today prepared the ground for the deployment of an Election Observation Mission (EOM) for the upcoming harmonised elections by signing a Memorandum...

Ben Manyenyeni, Mayor of Harare (R)

Local Government Elections Must Be held Separately

By Dumisani O. Nkomo It’s election year again and as usual the usual suspects are out there promising everything to everyone, everywhere they go. Pertinently below the...

Registrar-General Tobaiwa Mudede, praised for spearheading decentralisation of registration of births and deaths as well as issuance of passports

Why Devolution of Power Is Non Negotiable

By Dumisani O. Nkomo The argument that was and is still propounded by some sections of the Zimbabweans society is both frivolous and vexatious for a number of reasons...

Terence Mukupe (C) the Deputy Minister of Finance

Minister Terence Mukupe must be fired: ZCTU

Finance and Economic Development Deputy Minister Terence Mukupe’s must be removed from government as he has shown to be unfit for government, reckless, a loose...

Students from Harare Polytechnic College dance to celebrate Africa Day

Embrace Pan-Africanism for unity, peace and development

By Byron Mutingwende   In the midst of challenges from the pressures of global finance capital and lack of priority, Africans were urged to embrace Pan-Africanism...

President Mnangagwa before his inauguration as Head of State and Government

President Mnangagwa’s first six months: Honeymoon over as general elections beckon

By Farai Chirimumimba But as the saying goes, “politicians campaign in poetry and govern in prose”. Now six months into a turbulent presidency beset by legitimate...

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...