Category: Politics

The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) running elections

Some questions answered ahead of 30 July harmonised elections

By Farai Chirimumimba How important is ethnicity in the election? The Zimbabwe’s political landscape as largely been devoid from backing on grounds of ethnic group...

Temba Mliswa (C), member of the House of Assembly for Nortoin

Galloway residents of Norton pledge support for Mliswa, Mugaviri

By Byron Mutingwende   Residents of Galloway Residential area of Norton have vowed to rally behind the leadership of the current Member of the House of Assembly for...

Nelson Chamisa, MDC Alliance President

Do election manifestos matter in Zimbabwe?

By Harry Ruka Mazhindu The two main political parties ruling ZANU-PF and MDC Alliance a few weeks ago released their manifestos after months of agonising over what to...

Hon Kenneth Musanhi, Member of the house of Assembly for Bindura North

Kenneth Musanhi taking Bindura North to Canaan

By Byron Mutingwende   In a typical fashion reminiscent of the Exodus of Israelites from the oppressive Egypt to Canaan, Kenneth Shupikai Musanhi, the Member of the...

ZimRights Director, Okay Machisa

We will deal with threats to the organisation: ZimRights

The Zimbabwe Human Rights Association (ZimRights) has vowed to deal with internal and external threats that are threatening to destabilise the organisation. The...

Bishow Parajuli (C) after delivering a lecture at the Zimbabwe Institute of Democracy

Economic growth critical to achieving SDGs: UN

By Byron Mutingwende   The United Nations in Zimbabwe has said growing the economy is critical in order to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).  ...

Panelists at the "Budding Voices Debates and Dialogue Series" run by YETT

Social media a cheaper way for young people to access information

By Byron Mutingwende   The social media has revolutionised communication and has become a cheaper way for young people to access information.   This emerged at...

Elmar Brok, Chief Observer of the EU Election Observation Mission

2018 elections a critical test of Zimbabwe’s reform process: EU

“These elections are a critical test of Zimbabwe’s reform process. Given the context of past elections, great efforts need to be made to ensure public and political...

Rindai Chipfunde, Director of ZESN

ZESN report makes recommendations to Nomination Court

The Zimbabwe Election Support Network (ZESN) deployed long term observers (LTOs) to observe the Nomination Court proceedings in all 10 provinces across the country and...

Colonel Overson Mugwisi, Director of Public Relations of the Zimbabwe Defence Forces

ZimRights welcomes ZDF statement of neutrality

THE Zimbabwe Human Rights Association (ZimRights) has welcomed the statement made by the Zimbabwe Defence Forces (ZDF) on Wednesday, July 4, 2018 in which the military...