Category: Politics

Tendai Biti (R) convicted for violating Electoral Act

Tendai Biti convicted, fined for contravening Electoral Act

By Kumbirai Mafunda Harare Magistrate Gloria Takundwa on Monday 18 February 2019 sentenced human rights lawyer and MDC-Alliance Vice-Chairperson Hon. Tendai Biti to pay...

Many have been arrested for criminal nuisance

Criminal nuisance and the right to protest

By Veritas Introduction Many people arrested in connection with last month’s disturbances have been charged with criminal nuisance;  many have signed...

Youth Dialogue Forum members in Harare

Youth Dialogue Initiative: Calling For Another GNU

By Tendai Guvamombe Youth Leaders representing various political youth leagues, assemblies and civic societies entered into a marriage of convenience when they launched...

Silvanos "Bhanditi' Mudzvova as King of Mutapa

Silvanos Mudzvova’s Play “King of Mutapa” a political satire on African leadership

Manchester-based actor and human rights activist, Silvanos ‘Bhanditi’ Mudzvova’s latest play, King of Mutapa, is a satire about precolonial African...

President Mnangagwa has called for talks but CiZC says dialogue should be all-inclusive

Address certain fundamentals before talks: CiZC

The Crisis in Zimbabwe Coalition (CiZC) has  welcomed calls for national dialogue as a way of resolving the multi faceted crisis bedevilling the country but insisted...

ZESN urges establishment of an inter-ministerial taskforce to address recommendations and issues raised by the various election observer missions and the Motlanthe Commission on the 1 August 2018 shootings.

Taskforce will spearhead implementation of electoral and political reforms: ZESN

The Zimbabwe Election Support Network (ZESN) has said the establishment of an inter-ministerial taskforce will address recommendations and issues raised by the various...

Members of the Zimbabwe War Victims Association say their welfare has been neglected

PWDs: War victims’ plight neglected

By Tendai Guvamombe The Second Chimurenga atrocities brought more harm than good with an indelible mark to the war victims left with disabilities whose lives have been...

Here’s Why These 5 African Countries Have So Far Shut Down The Internet in 2019

After it was confirmed that the Government of Zimbabwe ordered mobile network operators (MNOs) to shut down the internet and social media communication platforms,...

Coezett Chirinda, JWZ Director (L) and Karen Mukwasi , JWZ Board member (R)

State atrocities during shutdown: Women demand justice

By Tendai Guvamombe Justice for Women Zimbabwe (JWZ), Female Prisoners Support Trust and Women’s Academy for Leadership and Political Excellence has expressed concern...

Nelson Chamisa led MDC says Zimbabwe has no rule of law

Zimbabwe has no rule of law: MDC

The Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) led by Nelson Chamisa has said it is is deeply alarmed and perturbed by the level to which the Rule of Law has been trampled...