Zimbabwe

By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 28th, 2014
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The party congress of Zimbabwe’s opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC)’s, an electoral exercise whose main purpose was to reinvigorate the party in preparation for the 2018 elections, has come and gone. Much of what happened was conveyed by the headlines in local newspapers; ‘Tsvangirai eme...
By IAfrica
In Zimbabwe
Sep 17th, 2014
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John Goss Correspondent IN 1707 a shaky union was set up that made Scotland a part of the United Kingdom. Scottish parliamentarians were bribed with vast sums of money and lucrative pension schemes to move their seats to Westminster, London. It was a sell-out of the Scottish electorate that would lat...
By IAfrica
In Zimbabwe
Sep 16th, 2014
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The main purpose of art is to have the ability to communicate with an audience, and the longer the conversation is, the better Knowledge Mushohwe Correspondent A picture is said to be worth a thousand words. The use of visual elements to convey meaning or an idea, commonly termed “graphicacy&rd...
By IAfrica
In Zimbabwe
Sep 16th, 2014
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Botswana President Ian Khama (left) shakes hands with his United States counterpart Barack Obama in this file picture. The two are currently not seeing eye-to-eye MY TURN with TICHAONA ZINDOGA Not that Botswana is a saint, though, as reports of repression and Khama’s heavy- handedness are in a ...
By IAfrica
In Zimbabwe
Sep 16th, 2014
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The phone, including the iPad pictured above, encourages gossip but it can never feed anyone, let alone make them happy Sekai Nzenza On Wednesday This technology was supposed to set us free of the poles and wires of old-time phones. And we don’t need Samuriwo the bus conductor anymore as a mess...
By IAfrica
In Zimbabwe
Sep 16th, 2014
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FOR most Zimbabweans of goodwill, hope of an economic turnaround engendered by the recent spate of deals between our country and long time allies, China and Russia, is riding high. The deals can only be viewed as ultra positive developments. Naturally, this buoyant expectation is being questioned by ...
By IAfrica
In Zimbabwe
Sep 16th, 2014
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Communiqué of the Double Troika Summit of Heads of State and Government plus the Democratic Republic of Congo and the United Republic of Tanzania, Pretoria, South Africa, 15 September 2014 1. The Double Troika Summit of the Heads of State and Government (henceforth referred to as Summit) was h...
By IAfrica
In Zimbabwe
Sep 16th, 2014
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Tapuwa Loreen Mutseyekwa Correspondent MANY young people have made exceptional contributions in their families and societies – some even with their names and stories well inscribed in the echelons of history. The name of Nkosi Johnson from South Africa continues to incite Aids-awareness campaig...
By IAfrica
In Zimbabwe
Sep 15th, 2014
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Ignatius Mabasa Shelling NutsAt one time when I was visiting Scotland, I saw a huge billboard during the Edinburgh Festival. On the billboard were these words, “There is something special here. If you can’t see it, you are not looking hard enough.”I spent a couple of minutes studyin...
By IAfrica
In Zimbabwe
Sep 15th, 2014
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Barak Obama Peter SymondsThe Obama administration is rapidly putting together a “coalition of the willing” to ramp up its new war of aggression in the Middle East.Using the pretext of “degrading and destroying” Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militias, Washington has re...