Category: Legal and Parliamentary Affiars

Court administers justice

Courts: ‘She accused me of sleeping with mother’

By Michael Mashiri A Harare man has dragged his wife to court for being violent and abusing him verbally. Collin Machinya appeared before the Harare Civil Court applying...

President Emmerson Mnangagwa hinted at extending Presidential Term Limit

Analysis Of Extension of Presidential Term Limit

By Veritas ZANU-PF’s secretary for administration is reported to have told a party rally that Parliament could extend the Presidential term-limit beyond the current...

Mr Fernando dos Santos, the Director-General of the African Regional Intellectual Property Organisation among Top 50 IP authorities

ARIPO Director-General Makes It To Top 50 Most Influential IP Authorities

Mr Fernando dos Santos, the Director-General of the African Regional Intellectual Property Organisation (ARIPO) joined other luminaries in the Top 50 Most Influential IP...

Delegates at the Sub-regional Intellectual Property (IP) Conference on Geographical Indications in Africa underway in Harare

Geographical Indications critical for socio-economic development, wealth creation

By Byron Mutingwende   Geographical indications are important for socio-economic development and wealth creation, experts in intellectual property issues have said....

Chief Fortune Charumbira (L)

PAP resolves to work with civil society to speed up ratification of legal instruments

The East African Regional Caucus meeting has concluded in Nairobi following days of consultations between members of Pan-African Parliament (PAP) and civil society...

The Pan-African Parliament (PAP) East African Regional Caucus has been urged to heed the call and ratify the Malabo Protocol

East Africa challenged to rise to the occasion and empower the PAP

The Pan-African Parliament (PAP) East African Regional Caucus has been urged to heed the call and ratify the Malabo Protocol during the opening ceremony of the...

Panel of ZHRC commissioners and officials during a hearing in Harare

Availing Citizens National Documentation Key to Fundamental Human Right: ZHRC

By Joyce Mukucha The Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission (ZHRC) public hearings process on the National Inquiry on Access to Documentation in Zimbabwe for Harare...

East Africa Regional Caucus to consult on AU legal instruments

A consultative meeting of the Pan-African Parliament (PAP) East African Regional Caucus will be held in Nairobi, Kenya, under the theme: Building regional consensus on...

The conference brought together ministers, researchers, IP experts and heads of national IP offices, among others.

Africa on course to compete globally in terms of innovation

By Byron Mutingwende   The conference in Zimbabwe on intellectual property (IP), innovation and value addition for business competitiveness and sustainable...

Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission Engages Stakeholders on Documentation in Zimbabwe

The Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission (ZHRC) has engaged stakeholders to map strategies in the process of an inquiry on the access to documentation in Zimbabwe. This...