GNU

By IAfrica
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Mar 20th, 2014
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President Mugabe continues to blame the system he created Zimbabwe is now perfectly designed (at a structural, or systemic level) to get the results it now delivers. Corruption and economic decline are as a result of the structural deficiencies within our society and the institutions that we have cre...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 6th, 2014
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The graft and corruption that is now being unearthed means that the President has failed to do his job. The main responsibility of any President must be to effectively preside over the affairs and administration of the country. In order to achieve that, the President appoints ministers who should be ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 24th, 2013
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By Farirai Machivenyika, PRESIDENT Mugabe's address during his inauguration at the National Sports Stadium on Thursday was inclusive and comprehensive and set the tone for development in the next five years, political analysts have said.The President took his oath of office before Chief Justice ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 12th, 2013
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by Vince Musewe The seat of that fear is in your heart and not in the hand of the feared. I can only imagine the moment thousands of Zimbabweans decided to leave Rhodesia in order to join the struggle. It must have been a very excruciating but an indispensable and predictable occasion after years of ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 23rd, 2013
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By Timothy Scarnecchia This past weekend’s referendum in Zimbabwe marks an important transition away from the 2009 Government of National Unity (GNU) formed in the aftermath of the violent 2008 elections.  The low-key referendum, where nearly 3 million people voted “Yes” for the new constitution (and...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 14th, 2013
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(Reuters) – Zimbabwe’s Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai said on Wednesday he expected presidential and parliamentary elections in July after a nationwide vote on a new constitution next month.   Tsvangirai also said he did not fear a repeat of violence that overshadowed disputed poll...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 7th, 2013
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Kevin Mupungu The violent 2008 general elections failed to produce a single party majority government in Zimbabwe. Resultantly, political and economic paralysis triggered the formation of the Global Political Agreement (GPA) and a Government of National Unity (GNU) under the three main political part...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 3rd, 2012
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While it may obviously be too early to talk about Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai being likened to Madiba (Nelson Mandela), considering that the GNU is yet to realise its fruits, the President’s recent assertion about what should constitute heroism cannot go unchallenged in a free democracy. Neverth...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 11th, 2012
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By Ibbo Mandaza [Note: The following first appeared on the Zimbabwe Independent Thursday, 16 February 2012] THERE are at least three myths that are increasingly pervading the political discourse in Zimbabwe. They reflect the anxiety around the current transition in which neither Zanu PF nor MDC appea...