Jul 31st, 2013
Zimbabwe’s president Robert Mugabe has dismissed allegations of election vote rigging, saying the claims are “politicking”, as the country went to the polls. When asked about accusations of vote-rigging, Mr Mugabe said as he cast his vote: “That’s politicking, they want ...
Apr 1st, 2013
By Sondon S. Mugaradziko Introduction The impact of the just-ended Constitutional referendum will have a bearing on the future politics in Zimbabwe. Once again as Zimbabweans we have been unified in the same way we did in the 1980 general elections. We have realized that beyond politics, we all remai...
Nov 14th, 2012
The very conditions demanded by the Patriotic Front from Ian Smith, must be the same conditions we insist on today for free and fair elections. It is incontrovertible that, when leadership ceases to be responsive to the needs and aspirations of its followers, the followers will rebel and choose those...
May 9th, 2011
A member of the southern African mediation team for Zimbabwe said on Monday that the country’s political stalemate “cannot go on forever”, but said new elections would be impossible this year. “Elections this year are out. We need to create a conducive environment and strength...