Category: Politics

The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC)

Role of election observers ahead of harmonised elections

By Harry Ruka Mazhindu Ever since the 1990s, international observation of elections has become widespread that refusing observers is an indirect admission of fraud as...

Temba Mliswa (C), the legislator for Norton Constituency

Mliswa Dismisses Mutsvangwa as Paranoid

By Wisdom Mumera Incumbent Norton Member of Parliament Temba Mliswa has rubbished as baseless allegations by Special Advisor to the President Ambassador Chris Mutsvangwa...

Archbishop Johanes Ndanga (in purple gown) officiates at couples rededication ceremony in Harare

FFWPU rededicates 4000 couples in marriage

By Byron Mutingwende   In a bid to strengthen and honour the institution of marriage, the Family Federation for World Peace and Unification (FFWPU) Zimbabwe Chapter...

ZEC issued a statement against coercion of voters by traditional leaders in the past

Outcry over partisan village heads in Murehwa

By ZimRights VILLAGE heads in Murehwa North constituency, Mashonaland East, continue to manipulate social welfare programs such as food aid meant for the vulnerable to...

MSF is urging European Member States to facilitate the immediate disembarkation of 629 people rescued over the weekend in Mediterranean and now aboard Aquarius

MSF: Disembarkation of 629 people on board the Aquarius cannot be delayed further

By MSF Doctors Without Borders (MSF) is urging European Member States to facilitate the immediate disembarkation of 629 people rescued over the weekend in Mediterranean...

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...

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...