Category: Politics

Vice president Constantino Chiwenga (L) before addressing a rally

Defiant VP Chiwenga addresses Chitungwiza rally a day after bomb attack

By Farai Chirimumimba Although he arrived well after 4pm which is rather late to begin addressing a rally, in a show of defiance or probably a show of “force”,...

Elmar Brok, Member of the European Parliament, appointed as Chief Observer of the EU Election Observation Mission to Zimbabwe

EU deploys an Election Observation Mission to the Republic of Zimbabwe

Following an invitation by the Zimbabwean authorities, the European Union has deployed an Election Observation Mission (EOM) to Zimbabwe to observe the harmonised...

The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission

ZLHR analyses Electoral Amendment Act and outstanding reforms

By Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights The 2013 Constitution provides for the overall framework for the conduct of elections in Zimbabwe, which must be managed by an...

Panelists at a YETT-organised youths debate

Youths claim spaces to participate in sustainable development

By Byron Mutingwende   Young people who constitute the bulk of the Zimbabwean population are calling for spaces to fully participate in issues of sustainable...

H.E. Hon. Roger Nkodo Dang, President of the Pan African Parliament (PAP)

PAP newly elected Bureau heads to the 31st AU Summit in Mauritania

H.E. Hon. Roger Nkodo Dang, President of the Pan African Parliament (PAP) will lead the new Bureau to the 31st Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and...

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...

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...