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Lovejoy Mutongwiza

Journalist based in Harare with keen interest in socio-economic and political stories. Avid Dynamos and Manchester United Fan. I love Cricket too.

‘Zanu-PF Must Move Away From Comic Politics’

Ideas Party of Democracy (IPD) leader, Herbert Chamuka has warned the ruling party Zanu-PF to desist from comic politics which he claims is making it difficult for citizens to take them seriously. Mnangagwa has been pictured on several occasions with some local comedians who have gone on to proclaim their support for the President raising […]

Mnangagwa Warns Of Job Loses, More Deaths

President Emmerson Mnangagwa Monday warned that the country risks a rising unemployment rate and more loss of lives if climate change effects are not mitigated immediately. Mnangagwa is due to attend the United Nations Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) to be hosted by the United Kingdom in Glasgow, Scotland where he will join […]

US Pressures Zim On By-Elections

The US government says there is no excuse for the Zimbabwean government to continue with its suspension of holding elections as the conditions are in place to allow for the polls to take place . The President Emmerson Mnangagwa administration suspended by-elections last year citing the need to control the spread of the virus, a […]

Zanu-PF Threatens Taliban Style , Terror Elections

Zanu-PF Information Secretary, Tafadzwa Mugwadi Thursday raised fears that Zimbabwe could be headed for a bloodbath in the 2023 polls after threatening that the country would have Taliban style elections. In an exchange with the US Embassy on Twitter over the resumption of elections, Mugwadi did not mince his words when he declared that the […]

Don’t Rely On Foreign Aid, Says Chiwenga

Vice President Constantino Chiwenga Wednesday said the nation must not be reliant on foreign aid but rather strive to be self-sustenance, especially in COVID-19 times. Speaking at the ongoing Zimbabwe International Trade Fair In Bulawayo, Chiwenga said external support is not sustainable if the nation is to develop. “One of the key lessons that we […]

Bogus Cops Kill Kombi Conductor

The Zimbabwe Republic Police is investigating circumstances leading to the death of a commuter omnibus conductor who was reportedly beaten to death by four bogus cops in Harare last week. The now deceased, Luke Zuze was allegedly ferrying passengers using a non-ZUPCO kombi when he was approached by the four suspects who demanded a bribe […]

‘Discrimination Of Women And Girls With Disabilities Must End’

Female parliamentarians and civil society leaders have called on communities to end the discrimination against women and girls with disabilities who are often left with vulnerable as they are unable to access some basic services. Speaking during a virtual launch of the SRHR Guideline for Women and Girls with Disabilities by Institute for Community Development […]

Opposition Leader Castigates Lancaster House Agreement

Opposition leader, Herbert Chamuka says the 1979 Lancaster House Agreement has not yielded positive results for the ordinary people of Zimbabwe but has worsened their lives due to increased poverty and undemocratic rule by the Zanu-PF government. The South African based businessman lashed at the government for failing to provide the freedom and economic emancipation […]

ZACC Cries Foul Over Court Procedures

The Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission says some court rules are hampering the progress of cases, especially involving senior political figures hence the need for an urgent review. There has been an outcry over the delay in solving corruption cases involving high-level politicians whom most believe are shielded by gaps within the court laws. ZACC spokesperson, John […]

‘Mugabe’s Reburial A Potential Threat to National Peace’

Opposition leader, Herbert Chamuka says the intended exhumation, for reburial at the National Heroes acre, of former President Robert Mugabe’s, remains, could destabilise the nation due to differences in cultural beliefs. The Chinhoyi Magistrates Court last week rejected an appeal by Mugabe’s children that the traditional court’s ruling should be ignored and upheld a traditional […]