Category: Politics

The Motlanthe Commission of Inquiry

Commissions of Inquiry in Zimbabwe – no action no gain, a waste of resources

By Farai Chirimumimba It has become clear that power is vested with the people. Therefore let the people and not resource sucking commissions of inquiry take...

Thabo Mbeki, former President of South Africa

President Mbeki right on electoral fraud based triumphalism: MDC

The Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) has said Zanu PF’s intention to spin remarks by President Thabo Mbeki are baseless and an act of desperation to find...

ZESN observed the Nomination Court proceedings for the Lupane East National Assembly by-election scheduled to be held on 3 August 2019

ZESN Lupane East National Assembly By-election Nomination Court Update

On 14 June 2019, ZESN observed the Nomination Court proceedings for the Lupane East National Assembly by-election scheduled to be held on 3 August 2019. The seat fell...

Commemorated every year on 16 June, the Day of the African Child was first initiated by the Organisation of African Union, now the African Union, in 1991

Put children first to mitigate humanitarian situations: ZLHR

By Kumbirai Mafunda Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights (ZLHR) joined the rest of Africa to commemorate the Day of the African Child, set aside by the African Union (AU)...

Hon. Elhadj Diao KANTE has died

PAP member, Hon. Elhadj Diao KANTE has passed on!

The Pan-African Parliament (PAP) has announced with regret, the loss of Hon. Elhadj Diao KANTE, a national of Guinea Conakry. Hon. Kante succumbed to death in the...

Religious organisations convened a prayer meeting at Mabvuku Salvation Army Church yesterday

Religious Organisations Condemn Mass Demonstrations and Protests

By Tatenda Mujeyi Religious organisations convened a prayer meeting at Mabvuku Salvation Army Church yesterday and condemned the calls by some opposition parties to...

The African Union 2019 theme is: “Year of Refugees, Returnees and Internally Displaced Persons: Towards Durable Solutions to Forced Displacement in Africa” 

World Refugee Day commemoration at the Pan-African Parliament

The Department of Home Affairs of the Republic of South Africa, the Pan-African Parliament (PAP), the African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) and UNHCR, the UN Refugee...

Participants at the Zimbabwe Council of Churches' Second National Economic Dialogue series

Credible, inclusive and comprehensive national dialogue critical to Zimbabwe’s international re-engagement agenda: ZCC

By Byron Mutingwende   A credible, inclusive and comprehensive national dialogue is important for the country’s international re-engagement agenda, the Zimbabwe...

The late Vimbai Tsvangirai-Java

MDC Parly caucus disheartened by Hon. Tsvangirai – Java’s death

The MDC Parliamentary Caucus was disheartened by the untimely death of Hon. Vimbai Tsvangirai – Java, a young and promising MP who had a good political future in...

ZESN Chairperson Mr Andrew Makoni and ZEC Commissioner Leticia Joyce Kazembe

ZESN Launches Compendium of Election Observers’ Recommendations

The Zimbabwe Election Support Network (ZESN) launched its Compendium of Election Observers’ Recommendations yesterday in Harare. The launch was attended by a...