Category: Politics

CEO Jack Dorsey Says Twitter Will Ban all Political Ads

CEO Jack Dorsey just announced, via tweet, that Twitter will be banning all political advertising — albeit with “a few exceptions” like voter registration. “We...

Zimbabwe wants and deserves a robust opposition
Nelson Chamisa, President of MDC Alliance

Crisis in Zimbabwe Result of Bad Governance, Corruption: MDC

The long-standing crisis in Zimbabwe has been caused by the lack of confidence by our country’s citizens in the current political leadership of the country, the...

Makomborero Haruzivishe and co-accused being arrested by the police outside Harare Magistrates Court on 22 October 2019

Trio freed over Courthouse protest

By Kumbirai Mafunda Mbare Magistrate Stanford Mambanje on Tuesday 22 October 2019 granted bail to three pro-democracy campaigners who were arrested early in the week and...

H.E. Mr. Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu, the Foreign Minister of Turkey

Why Turkey Took the Fight to Syria

Article by H.E. Mr. Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu first published in The New York Times ANKARA, Turkey — It is dismaying that Turkey’s military operation in northeastern...

Campaign against death penalty

Time for Zimbabwe to Abolish the Death Penalty

By Veritas The 10th October is the day on which the United Nations every year urges countries of the world to abolish the death penalty. Zimbabwe has not yet heeded the...

Participants at Habakkuk Trust advocacy training workshop

Residents call for shadow census for Bulawayo

Residents from Bulawayo’s Eastern suburbs have requested organisations in Bulawayo to conduct a shadow census process to determine the actual number of people living...

Church leaders calling for a seven-year electoral sabbath top address national challenges

Political leaders pressed to address the root causes of Zimbabwe’s national challenges

The Zimbabwe Heads of Christian Denominations (ZHCD) have met the leaders of the two main political parties ZANU (PF) and the MDC and presented them with messages on the...

Tawanda Chimhini, ERC Director

ERC Launches Analysis of the Legal Framework of Elections in Zimbabwe

By Joice Mukucha The Election Resource Centre (ERC) has launched an Analysis of the Legal Framework of Elections in Zimbabwe which is meant to govern the country’s...

Director General of UNESCO, Audrey Azoulay

International Day for Universal Access to Information: Leaving No One Behind

By Veritas The International Day for Universal Access to Information is commemorated on the 28th of September and is to promote access to information. In 2002, Civil...

United Nations Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association, Mr. Clément Nyaletsossi Voule

Zimbabwe: UN expert calls for democratic shift after groundbreaking visit

A UN human rights experts has called on Zimbabwe to embrace and safeguard democracy, saying that the country’s change in leadership provided an opportunity to promote...