Category: Legal and Parliamentary Affiars

Campaign against death penalty

Time for Zimbabwe to Abolish the Death Penalty

By Veritas The 10th October is the day on which the United Nations every year urges countries of the world to abolish the death penalty. Zimbabwe has not yet heeded the...

The water crisis in Harare has spilled into the courts

High Court reserves judgement on water rights campaigners’ petition

By Kumbirai Mafunda High Court Judge Justice Owen Tagu on Thursday 3 October 2019 reserved judgment on an urgent chamber application filed by Community Water Alliance...

Tawanda Chimhini, ERC Director

ERC Launches Analysis of the Legal Framework of Elections in Zimbabwe

By Joice Mukucha The Election Resource Centre (ERC) has launched an Analysis of the Legal Framework of Elections in Zimbabwe which is meant to govern the country’s...

Dr. Peter Magombeyi ordered by High Court to seek treatment in South Africa

High Court orders Magombeyi to be evacuated to SA for specialist treatment

By Kumbirai Mafunda High Court Judge Justice Happias Zhou on Tuesday 24 September 2019 interdicted Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) from preventing Dr Peter Magombeyi, the...

Mr. Abraham Mateta, a disability advocate

Improving legal and policy framework alleviates plight of PWDs

By Byron Mutingwende   The law and policy framework is very important in improving the lives of people with disabilities (PWDs). Speaking during a breakfast meeting...

Dr. Peter Magombeyi

High Court hears application to ascertain whereabouts of missing medical doctor

By Kumbirai Mafunda The High Court will today Monday 16 September 2019 hear an urgent chamber application filed by the family of a missing medical doctor seeking an...

Mdzibaba Enock wins Court case

Madzibaba Enock wins court case

By Gideon Madzikatidze A High Court judge has dismissed with costs a dispute over land in Harare’s high density suburb of Budiriro 4, which had degenerated into a...

ZHRC National Inquiry Coordinator, Gorethi Mudzongo

Every citizen has the right to possess national documents: ZHRC

By Abigail Mzimbawakhe (Midlands Correspondent) In a preparatory meeting that was held yesterday at Fairmile Hotel in Gweru, Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission (ZHRC)...

Lucas Battery Company has resumed operations in Zimbabwe

Norton registers considerable development under Mliswa’s leadership

By Joyce Mukucha As the year winds down, the Member of the House of Assembly for Norton Constituency Honourable Temba Mliswa expressed his excitement as his constituency...

Cement donated by Hon. Amos Chibaya at Mkoba 3 High School

Amos Chibaya donates cement to schools in his constituency

By Abigail Mzimbawakhe (Midlands Correspondent) MDC National Organising Secretary, Honourable Amos Chibaya yesterday donated 50 bags of cement each to Mkoba 3 High...