Category: Legal and Parliamentary Affiars

The Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Primary and Secondary Education is currently holding public hearings on the Education Amendment Bill

Analysis of the Education Amendment Bill

By Veritas The Education Amendment Bill The parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Primary and Secondary Education is currently holding public hearings on the Education...

Lawyers marching to demand respect of human rights

Hospital conducts post-mortem examination after ZLHR intervention

An independent pathologist on Friday 12 April 2019 conducted a post-mortem examination on the body of Witness Mashereni, who died last month under mysterious...

Prosecutor General Kumbirai Hodzi’s appeal against flamboyant Harare business Genius Kadungure’s acquittal on charges of fraud recently fell by the wayside

Prosecutor General fails in attempt to nail Genius

By Courts correspondent Prosecutor General Kumbirai Hodzi’s appeal against flamboyant Harare business Genius Kadungure’s acquittal on charges of fraud recently fell...

Protocol to the African Charter on Women's Rights
Protocol to the African Charter on Human and People’s Rights

Protocol to the African Charter on Women’s Rights

By Veritas The Protocol to the African Charter on Human and People’s Rights on the Rights of Women in Africa is commonly called the Maputo Protocol as it was adopted...

Tendai Biti (pictured)'s lawyer trial continues

Biti’s lawyer, aides plead not guilty to border jumping charges

A lawyer and some aides for tormented opposition party leader and human rights lawyer Tendai Biti on Wednesday 10 April 2019 pleaded not guilty to charges of violating...

Mathema and Hodzi risk imprisonment for contempt of Court
Cynthia Manjoro, a pro-democracy campaigner

Mathema and Hodzi risk imprisonment for contempt of Court

The Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights have reported that Home Affairs and Cultural Heritage Minister Senator Cain Mathema and Prosecutor-General Kumbirai Hodzi risk...

Consultations for Draft Model Law on Disability by members of the PAP

PAP and ADA embark on a consultative roadshow for African Model Disability Law!

The Pan-African Parliament (PAP) and the Africa Disability Alliance (ADA) are set to embark on regional consultative meetings aimed at paving way for an African Model...

ECIS Calls on Citizens to Participate in Education Bill Hearings
Nyaradzo Mashayamombe, Director of Tag a Life International

ECIS Calls on Citizens to Participate in Education Bill Hearings

Children’s rights proponent, Nyaradzo Mashayamombe has said the new Education Bill that the government of Zimbabwe recently gazetted provides hope for the more...

ARTUZ on Education Act Amendment bill
Professor Paul Mavima, Minister of Primary and Secondary Education

ARTUZ on Education Act Amendment bill

By Obert Masaraure – ARTUZ President Amalgamated Rural Teachers’ Union of Zimbabwe, ARTUZ notes the strides made by government in modernising our education...

Ghana and South Africa boost PAP legislative aspirations
Hon. Roger Nkodo Dang, President of the PAP

Ghana and South Africa boost PAP legislative aspirations

Ghana has become the twelfth (12) African Union (AU) member state to ratify the Protocol to the constitutive act of the AU relating to the Pan-African Parliament (PAP),...