Category: Legal and Parliamentary Affiars

Ousted and former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe

Zim woman persecuted for insulting Mugabe

According to Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights (ZLHR), authorities have summoned a 46 year-old woman to stand trial on charges of undermining the authority of or...

Joyce Banya from WIPO addressing delegates

ARIPO Hosts 2 day Conference on Intellectual Property Management

By Miriam Zvomuya and Tendai Guvamombe African Regional Intellectual Property Organisation (ARIPO) in conjunction with the Japan Patent Office (JPO) and World...

MPS and young women discuss ways of ending gender-based violence

Sisters with a voice call on Parliament to implement Child Marriage Law

By Nevson Mpofu. The Southern Africa Parliamentary Support Trust (SAPST), Parliament of Zimbabwe and Katswe Sisterhood came to the Legal rescue of five girls who had...

Elasto Mugwadi, Chairman of the Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission

ZHRC Reports on Politically Partisan Distribution of State Aid During Elections

By Veritas The Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission (ZHRC) has released a series of reports about politically partisan distribution of food and other State aid before and...

Youths hand over Key Asks to Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Youth Chairman, Chivi North MP Mathias Tongofa.

Youths compel government and other stakeholders to address their concerns

By Byron Mutingwende   The youths have come up with issues of high priority code named Key Asks that they want the government and other stakeholders to address as a...

Egypt's Deputy Chief Justice Adel Omar Elsherif

Egypt inspires African judiciary cooperation

Thabani Dube Egypt, Cairo The Egyptian Supreme Constitutional Court (SCC) is set to launch an online platform connecting judiciary systems across Africa, in a move set...

Hon. Joel Gabbuza, the MDC-Alliance party legislator for Binga South constituency

Joel Gabbuza charged for insulting Mnangagwa

Joel Gabbuza, an opposition legislator has been charged with undermining authority of or insulting President Emmerson Mnangagwa after he allegedly accused the ZANU PF...

Tendai Biti trial commences

Biti challenges “unsuitable” prosecutor as trial commences

By ZLHR Information The trial of opposition political party leader Tendai Biti on charges of contravening the Electoral Act commenced on Monday 12 November 2018 with the...

Home Affairs Minister Cain Mathema threatened to crash anti-government demonstrations

Home Affairs Minister Cain Mathema offside: ZCTU

The Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) says it is disturbed by comments attributed to Home Affairs Minister Cain Mathema that any future anti-government...

Parliamentarians were among the delegates at the youths meeting in Harare

Investing in adolescents and young people critical for development

By Byron Mutingwende   Investing in adolescents and young people is a critical ingredient for attaining the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), a youth meeting...