Category: Politics

Members of Pan African Parliament at the meeting in Midrand, South Africa

The Association of Secretaries-General of African Parliaments elects new leadership

By Staff Reporter The Association of Secretaries-General of African Parliaments (ASGAP) recently elected the new leadership during the Ordinary Session of the Permanent...

Commemorating living and fallen heroes

All set for Heroes and Defence Forces Commemorations

By Tatenda Mujeyi All is set for the country’s Heroes’ and Defence Forces Day commemorations set for Monday and Tuesday 13th and 14th respectively with the...

Hon. Senator Rebecca Kadaga Speaker of Parliament from Uganda (L) has called for more time to focus on forced displacements in Africa

Dedicate more time to issues of refugees and forced displacements: African Parliamentarians

Delegates at the just ended 10th Conference of Speakers of African Assemblies and Senates have proposed an extension to the dedication period regarding this year’s...

TRNC Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Kudret Özersay

Özersay: “Maybe it is about time that we make a change in our current paradigm”

Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Kudret Özersay received Turkish Minister of Defence Hulusi Akar, Chief of...

Zimbabwe wants and deserves a robust opposition
MDC Alliance led by Advocate Nelson Chamisa (pictured) complaints of being denied grant under the Political Parties Finance Act

MDC Alliance Raises Red Flag On Grant Under the Political Parties Finance Act

The MDC alliance has described  as “brazen act of political thuggery” the move by government to withhold the MDC grant entitled to the party under the...

ZESN observed recent by-elections

ZESN Statement on recent by-elections

As part of its comprehensive efforts to observe the Lupane East Constituency National Assembly, Nkayi Rural District Council (RDC) Ward 23 and Bubi RDC Ward 22...

Peace and Security status on the continent will take centre stage in Egypt when the Committee on Cooperation, International Relations and Conflict Resolutions meets in Cairo as part of the August Sittings

PAP Committee on Cooperation heads to Egypt for August Sittings

Peace and Security status on the continent will take centre stage in Egypt when the Committee on Cooperation, International Relations and Conflict Resolutions meets in...

Soldiers who shot civilians in Zimbabwe have not been held accountable, says Amnesty International

Zimbabwe: One year on, no justice for those killed by soldiers in post-election demonstrations

One year on, the soldiers who opened fire on protesters in the aftermath of the general elections, killing at least six of them and causing injuries to scores more, have...

Rt. Hon. Roger Nkodo Dang, President of the PAP

PAP gathers for August Committee Sittings

The August Sittings of the Permanent Committees of the fifth Parliament of the Pan African Parliament (PAP) are scheduled to be held from 02 to 10 August 2019 at the...

Gains of the independence fought for by heroes of the armed struggle are slowly fading away

Open letter: Government should deliver on its promises

By Victor Vimbai Mwendamberi Death is not my destiny but is a right of passage after someone has done their will. Reclining, recollecting and yearning for the good old...