Category: Politics

Slave trade should be fought by everyone: PDP

By Jacob Mafume – PDP Spokesperson One of the world’s biggest victories is that of the abolishment of slave trade, it is sad to see a resurgence of the scourge....

ZEC impressed by Habakkuk Trust civic education programmes

Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) Matabeleland South Provincial Education Coordinator Mr. Andrew Tlou has applauded Habakkuk Trust for youth oriented programmes on...

National People’s Convention lays out demands in declaration

By ZimRights Information Department Harare – THE 2017 National People’s Convention of the church, civil society, labour and social movements held at the Harare...

It’s not yet Uhuru for Zimbabwe

By Rawlings Magede The events of the 18th of November 2017 will go down in the history of the country as memorable, yes memorable, in the sense that people from diverse...

Mixed views as President Mugabe resigns

By Byron Mutingwende   There were wild celebrations in the capital Harare as the news that President Robert Mugabe, in power for 37 years since 1980 when the...

The Whimsical Beauty of Democracy Falters Against Military Machismo

Wisdom Mumera Prior to the Zimbabwe Defence Force operation that has cornered President Mugabe in a bid to have him resign, elections were dominating the news. However...

What’s next after the “soft coup” in Zimbabwe?

By Farai Chirimumimba and Byron Mutingwende In an effort to justify the overthrow of the government one African officer is known to have claimed that a coup never...

Mugabe alone does not have power to dissolve Parliament: Mutsvangwa

By Byron Mutingwende   President Mugabe shocked Zimbabweans and the world at large when he defied calls by the ruling party Zanu (PF) for him to step down as the...

It’s sunset for Mugabe but where to for Zimbabwe?

By Patson Dzamara That Robert Mugabe divides opinion is not contestable. Whatever views anyone possesses about him, what can never be taken away from Mugabe are his...

CSOs call for peace and tranquility during Zanu PF, military impasse

By Byron Mutingwende   In light of the recent events in the country where the military has reportedly taken control of critical state agencies and apparatus, the...