By Gift Phiri President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s office yesterday denied stage-managing a bomb blast in the second capital as a pretext to hunt down and silence political opponents linked to the country’s sulking former leader Robert Mugabe who is said to be stepping up efforts to get back at his successor. […]
President Emmerson Mnangagwa escaped injury in an explosion at a political rally on Saturday, and vowed the “cowardly act” would not derail Zimbabwe’s first election since the ouster of former strongman Robert Mugabe. Mnangagwa, a former Mugabe loyalist installed after the army ousted his erstwhile patron, said the object had […]
The United States withdrew from a “hypocritical and self-serving” United Nations Human Rights Council on Tuesday over what it called chronic bias against Israel and a lack of reform, according to a report by Reuters news agency. Activists warned the move would make advancing human rights globally even more […]
Zimbabwe faces a challenge to deliver free, fair and credible elections. And with just over six weeks before the next elections, the country faces a race against time to resolve outstanding issues in order to guarantee an acceptable electoral outcome.
By Dr. Phillan Zamchiya Reader, a pre-election survey was conducted 28 April-13 May 2018 by Afrobarometer in Zimbabwe. The results were published on 07 June 2018. Yes, it is useful in my view. The major finding was on voting intentions. If elections were to be held then, the results […]
A key ally of Grace Mugabe is set to return to Zimbabwe six months after he fled into exile in the wake of the military takeover, a newspaper reported Sunday. Speaking to the Zimbabwe edition of South Africa’s Sunday Times, […]