Politics

UN mission engages ZEC

A delegation from the United Nations (UN) Electoral Needs Assessment Mission is in the country to evaluate the capacity and needs of the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC). ZEC chief elections officer Mr Utloile Silaigwana said the visit aimed at determining whether the UN should provide electoral assistance to Zimbabwe or not. “I can confirm that the UN Electoral Needs Assessment ...

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Zanu-PF, Police clash in Mazowe

Zanu-PF leaders in Mazowe on Saturday confronted the ZRP over some rogue officers who were illegally mining and issuing travel passes to residents staying in Jumbo Mine while the blitz against illegal gold miners is still ongoing. They stormed the police station demanding audience with acting officer commanding Support Unit Assistant Commissioner Bazidi Dube.

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Chamisa’s Tuesday rally still on

POLICE in Harare have suddenly made an about turn and allowed MDC President Nelson Chamisa to launch his much anticipated State of the Nation Agenda (SONA) 2020 mini-rally at Stodart Hall in Mbare, Harare on Tuesday. Police made the about turn announcement to the opposition party on Sunday afternoon. The launch was blocked last week after Chamisa had made arrangements ...

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Chiwenga visits Mnangagwa

Acting President Constantino Chiwenga on Saturday made a surprise visit to President Mnangagwa, who is enjoying his vacation at his Pricabe Farm in Sherwood, Kwekwe. The two, who, besides being the first and second citizens of this country, are long time friends, spent the whole day chatting and touring the President’s farm. President Mnangagwa is a passionate farmer, with has ...

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Temba Mliswa invites Kasukuwere

Norton Member of Parliament Temba Mliswa has invited former ZANU PF Political Commissar Saviour Kasukuwere to come to Zimbabwe and lead his political formation from home ground. Kasukuwere’s volunteers running under the brand #TysonWabantu Movement besieged Bulawayo on Thursday where they staged a massive roadshow and door to door campaign targeted and recruiting more members and making people aware of ...

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General Chiwenga calls for a home grown solution

General Constantino Chiwenga has called for home grown solution to the problems affecting the country. Chiwenga who was speaking at State House on Monday said, “Let me, therefore, reiterate His Excellency’s view that as Zimbabweans we are capable of finding enduring solutions to our own challenges. As such, home-grown solutions are to be pursued than international mediation that other parties ...

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Chiwenga to take over Presidency after ZANU PF December conference

General Chiwenga is set to take over as Acting president of the country in December when President Emmerson Mnangagwa takes his annual leave. The Vice President who has been away on a medical pilgrimage in South Africa, India and China returned in the country looking visibly strong. ZANU PF sources told this reporter that close allies of President Emmerson Mnangagwa ...

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Mnangagwa faces ZANU PF Conference price headache

The President heads to a ZANU PF National Conference where the issue of prices is set to take centre stage as prices affect the proverbial bread and butter issues. The President will have address the ZANU PF structures on prices and the way forward. The affordability of basic commodities is a national security and political issue which requires wisdom and ...

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Chamisa warns Mnangagwa again

OPPOSITION leader Nelson Chamisa has warned that the country risks being plunged into civil war if citizens are pushed to retaliate against the escalating brutality by security forces, the Daily News reports. This comes as the military has warned ominously that it is becoming concerned by unspecified threats to the peace currently being enjoyed in the country. The Zimbabwe National ...

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Attack on lawyers shocks MDC

The MDC is so shocked and disgusted by yet another senseless attack and harassment of legal practitioners in the course of their duty representing their clients as provided for in terms of the Constitution of Zimbabwe. Messrs Coltart and Jeremiah Bhamu have a right and in fact obligation to provide legal services to any client who seeks their assistance. In ...

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