Category: Legal and Parliamentary Affiars

IRI and NDI deploy observers ahead of the harmonised elections

IRI, NDI Deploy Long Term Observers Across Zimbabwe to Observe Preparations for Elections

The International Republican Institute (IRI) and the National Democratic Institute (NDI), as part of their joint Zimbabwe International Electoral Observation Mission,...

Brabra Nyangairi, a political analyst

Political parties financing: a bone of contention in Zimbabwe

By Byron Mutingwende   The financing of political parties is becoming a bone of contention as Zimbabwe slowly trudges towards the harmonised elections on 30 July...

Zimbabwe Junior Parliament incoming President, Innocent Chikwanda

UNICEF commends Zimbabwe’s commitment to uphold Children’s Rights

UNICEF Zimbabwe has commended the Government of Zimbabwe and the leadership of the main opposition party, MDC Alliance, for remembering the Day of the African Child; for...

The ZEC logo

Questions around voters’ roll, polling centres and audit in Zimbabwe

By Farai Chirimumimba Once again, Zimbabwe is witnessing an intense period stemming from the availability of the voters’ roll that has been a subject of debate in...

Call for 25% women's quota gathers momentum

Making a case for 25 % Young women’s Quota in Zimbabwe

By Institute for Young Women Development We write with a heavy heart in such devastating times being witnessed in the country. Recent and ongoing developments in our...

James Maridadi, Mabvuka-Tafara MP (L) launches project to advocate for licensing of community radio licenses

AIZ, ZACRAS insist on compelling need to licence community radios

By Byron Mutingwende   There is a compelling need to license community radio stations, Amnesty International Zimbabwe (AIZ) and the Zimbabwe Association of...

President of the MDC Alliance, Nelson Chamisa (L) delivering his speech at the party's manifesto launch

MDC Alliance launches alternative responsible election manifesto

By Farai Chirimumimba Promising rejuvenation of the economy, MDC Alliance made its case on Thursday for voters to back its move to the left and throw out ZANU-PF out at...

ERC Leadership at the launch of their fourth issue of the Election Reform Barometer

ZEC should improve transparency and accountability: ERC

By Byron Mutingwende   The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) should improve on transparency and accountability in order for it to pass the test of a credible,...

Dumisani O. Nkomo, CEO of Habakkuk Trust

Devolution Has Worked In Other Countries

By Dumisani O. Nkomo It has been widely and wildly postulated that devolution of power is divisive, unviable economically and impractical in small countries. In this...

The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) to run 2018 harmonised elections

Joint IRI-NDI Delegation to Assess Pre-Election Environment in Zimbabwe

The International Republican Institute (IRI) and the National Democratic Institute (NDI) are fielding a joint delegation from June 2-8 to assess preparations for...