In Southern Africa
Apr 4th, 2013
SW Radio Africa (London) President Robert Mugabe’s lawyers dropped the June 29th election date before High Court Judge President George Chiweshe on Wednesday, but will continue challenging the court case on by-elections. This appears to be a development in Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai’...
In Southern Africa
Jan 11th, 2013
The inauguration of the so-called Government of National Unity following the signing of the Global Political Agreement resulted, inter alia, in the stabilisation of our national economy, reduction in political polarisation, and the fostering of efforts aimed at resolving the national crisis that had ...
Nov 4th, 2012
Zimbabwe’s Energy and Power Development Minister Elton Mangoma has branded President Robert Mugabe as “cruel” for the “incessant arrests and beatings [of opposition supporters] under the pretext of maintaining order and applying the rule of law” in the country. Mangoma &...
Oct 22nd, 2012
By Tichaona Sibanda, SW Radio Africa (London) President Robert Mugabe on Monday insisted elections to choose a new government will be held in March next year, despite fears the country is not yet ready for another poll. Addressing delegates to the COPAC, second all-stakeholders conference that opened...
Sep 8th, 2012
Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai’s estranged lover Locardia Karimatsenga Tembo yesterday filed an urgent application at the High Court seeking an interdict to stop the Premier’s September 15 wedding. But soon after Karimatsenga’s lawyer Tawanda Kanengoni of Munangati and Associates filed the applicat...
Feb 13th, 2012
Cape Town – Zimbabwe’s president Robert Mugabe will not sign the draft constitution into the new supreme law of the country as long as it disqualifies him from contesting the next elections, The Zimbabwe Mail reported on Monday, quoting a senior Zanu-PF official. The Constitution Select Committee (Co...
Jan 19th, 2011
South African President Jacob Zuma’s roadmap towards free and fair elections in Zimbabwe will be guided by the completion of the constitution making process, SW Radio Africa has learned. President Zuma’s facilitation team jetted into Harare on Monday and immediately went into a meeting with the three...