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‘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 […]

Whistleblower Protection Critical In Corruption Fight: UN

United Nations Resident Coordinator for Zimbabwe, Maria Ribeiro says protection of whistleblowers is required to safeguard public interest and urged the Government to have such regulation. Addressing stakeholders at a national workshop on whistleblower protection in Harare, Ribeiro acknowledged strides made by the Government in the fight against corruption. “Whistleblower protection is absolutely required to […]

Mutare City Council Capitalization Bearing Fruits

Mutare City Council’s recapitalization plan is bearing fruits in spite of toxic politics and municipal management challenges at Civic Centre, a top council official has said. Speaking at Mutare Press Club organised by TellZim and ZIMCODD last week, Mayor Councilor Blessing Tandi said they are pushing service delivery objectives despite a myriad of challenges including […]

Abide By Electoral Laws, Hold By-Elections, Govt Told

The Zimbabwe Election Support Network (ZESN) has slammed the government over its failure to hold by-elections to fill vacant parliamentary and local government seats in conformity with the constitution. In its Electoral Reform Tracking report from January to July 2021, ZESN urged government to abide by the country’s electoral laws. “The failure to conduct by-elections […]

Zim Women Cannot Afford A Nutritious Meal For Their Children: UNICEF Report

Zimbabwean women are failing to provide for a diversified nutrition for their children hence resulting in negative effect on their health, a new report has revealed. According to UNICEF’s 2021 Child Nutrition report, which was based on nutrition statistics from 50 countries across the globe, there are significant gaps in ensuring that young children receive […]

Stop Abusing State Institutions To Fix Wife, VP Chiwenga Told

Women rights groups have castigated Vice President Constantino Chiwenga over his alleged abuse of state institutions to to settle personal challenges with estranged wife Marry. Chiwenga and Marry are embroiled in a very acrimonious divorce process at the High Court and have in the process washed dirty their linen in public. In a joint statement, […]

Civil Society Led National Convergence Platform To Kick-Start Genuine National Dialogue

Various civil society organisations associated with Crisis in Zimbabwe Coalition met yesterday to deliberate on the issue of a national convergence for transformation in light of the  deepening multi faceted crisis in Zimbabwe.   The meeting resolved to, among other issues, strengthen citizen agency and to rally ordinary Zimbabweans, including youths, women, farmers, marginalized populations, […]

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 […]

Pokugara Properties Malicious Damage to Property Trial Postponed

The trial of Pokugara Properties, a land developing company and their alleged accomplices on a malicious damage to property charge was postponed to next week after the State requested a company resolution on the company’s representative. Michael Van Blerk initially represented the Pokugara Properties, however, trial has been stalled due to Van Blerk’s illness forcing […]