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By IAfrica
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Jun 8th, 2014
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The Last Supper always has betrayers, but Mugabe has chosen Jonathan Moyo as the Judas Iscariot of this last hour. But Jonathan has been everything in ZANU PF, the prodigal son, Paul who executed Christians, Nicodemus who went by night, and now accused as Judas who betrayed in the last hour. But who ...
By IAfrica
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May 23rd, 2014
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Joram Nyathi Group Political Editor IS our opposition politics hitting a tipping point? Are we headed towards a new political discourse that gives Zimbabwe priority over foreign interests, a political discourse that fosters faith in Zimbabwe’s ability to serve and save itself? There appears to be a t...
By IAfrica
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May 15th, 2014
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Jacob Zuma Pride Mkono THE South African election has come and gone and the liberation movement, the African National Congress (ANC) and its tripartite alliance of labour under COSATU and the South African Communist Party (SACP), romped to victory with 62 percent of the vote. The opposition attempted...
By IAfrica
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May 13th, 2014
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Trudy Stevenson Tichaona Zindoga  My Turn It is one of the most troubling questions that many people of goodwill have in relation to Zimbabwe’s politics or politics anywhere else in the world.So much blood-letting, battery and skulduggery. Perhaps that is what makes this game called politics, which e...
By IAfrica
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May 4th, 2014
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Mr Tsvangirai Tinomudaishe Chinyoka WHEN I was growing up, I recall very distinctly the day I came across a very interesting piece of writing in one of the few English textbooks we had. It was a story written like a poem, or a poem written like a story; my teacher was never sure, thus adding [&hellip...
By IAfrica
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May 1st, 2014
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Mr Tsvangirai Simon Allison Guardian Correspondent THERE was a time, not too long ago, when Morgan Tsvangirai personified everything that was good about Zimbabwe. He was tenacious, fearless and determined to challenge the authoritarian one-party state that Robert Mugabe’s Zanu-PF was intent on creati...
By IAfrica
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May 1st, 2014
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Tafara Shumba | What unfolded in the MDC-T on Saturday is a great triumph for democracy. Opposition politics is very essential in a democracy like ours, only if it is progressive. Zimbabwe has, for a long time suffered a grave dearth of such progressive oppositional politics. The democratic space in ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 30th, 2014
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– By Simukai Tinhu In 1998 two aspiring politicians met to plot the beginnings of a movement that would change Zimbabwe’s political landscape for more than a decade. One of them, Morgan Tsvangirai, was already a household name in the country as a result of the mass protests that he had led against go...
By IAfrica
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Apr 25th, 2014
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zanu-pf gave Zimbabweans a clearer manifesto that even the opposition concede this point, which is why the winning campaign image for the 2013 election was (the one above) that of the MDC-T hierarchy glued to the ruling Party’s manifesto, admiration hardly disguised Nathaniel Manheru: The Other Side ...
By IAfrica
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Apr 24th, 2014
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ABOVE: While Zimbabwe boasts a large pool of experts in various fields in Parliament, they cannot apply their aptitude in scrutinising and pointing out deficiencies in proposed legislation for fear of being labelled sell-outs. Munyaradzi Gwisai (right) is one of the casualties of the whipping system ...