Category: Politics

Journalists discuss provisions of the African Governance Architecture (AGA) and the African Charter on Democracy, Elections and Governance (ACDEG)

AGA, ACDEG promote advancement of democracy, development

By Byron Mutingwende   ActionAid Zimbabwe has said it is of paramount importance to capacitate journalists and other key stakeholders on the African Governance...

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...

Achim Steiner, UNDP Administrator

UN official to discuss Zim elections, economy with government

A senior United Nations official will be coming to Zimbabwe to meet with government officials to discuss how the UN can support the upcoming elections and actions it can...

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...

Samantha Muzenda (left), Soneni Gwizi (centre) and Fadzayi Mahere (Right)

Signs of Hope Trust remembers women with disabilities

By Joyce Mukucha Signs of Hope Trust a Zimbabwe held a meeting with persons with disabilities to teach them on the importance of participating in the electoral...

Sithembiso Nyoni, Minister of Women and Youth Affairs

Zimbabwe celebrates International Women’s Day

By Joyce Mukucha The Government of Zimbabwe is geared at ensuring that awareness on the need and importance of women’s economic empowerment is raised with the aim of...

Adv Jacob Mudenda, Speaker of the National Assembly

ZWPC launches Women’s Manifesto

By Patricia Mashiri and Joyce Mukucha The Zimbabwe Women’s Parliamentary Caucus (ZWPC) has launched a 50/50 Advocacy Campaign and Manifesto which seeks to spell out...

Edgar Mbwembwe, Member of Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Environment, Water, Climate and Hospitality Industry

Miners indiscriminately destroying the environment

By Byron Mutingwende   The Marange Development Trust has bemoaned the indiscriminate destruction of the environment by miners in the diamond area of Manicaland....