Zimbabwe

By IAfrica
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Aug 25th, 2014
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Tsvangirai’s leadership credentials have been openly questioned by Roy Bennett, Elias Mudzuri, Elton Mangoma and former secretary-general Tendai Biti seen here (left) engrossed in the zanu-pf Election Manifesto in the run-up to the July 31 2013 harmonised elections Tichaona Zindoga Snr Political Writ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 23rd, 2014
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One year on from Zimbabwe’s heavily disputed 2013 elections, we asked Simukai Tinhu, a Zimbabwean political analyst (and regular AA contributor) and Nicole Beardsworth, a PhD student at Warwick University, to comment on how they think President Robert Mugabe and his ZANU-PF party have performed in th...
By IAfrica
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Jul 21st, 2014
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Social vices such as domestic violence, rape and other sexual offences that Zimbabwe is facing can largely be attributed to the breakdown of the extended family unit Ruth Butaumocho Gender Forum Parents whose children have left to start their own families realise their family role still continues, no...
By IAfrica
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Jul 7th, 2014
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Panganai Kahuni THE question of the local currency has remained in the country’s discourse since the introduction of the multiple currency regime in 2009. The prevailing sentiment in academia and among economists, however, seems to be one against the reintroduction of the Zimbabwe dollar, with the no...
By IAfrica
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Jul 7th, 2014
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If all the people, church organisations and groups who call themselves Christian in Zimbabwe were indeed Christian, this country would be heaven on earth. Opinion with Pious Wakatama We wouldn’t need to pray; “Thy kingdom come” anymore, for the Kingdom would indeed have come. Our cities, townships an...
By IAfrica
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Jul 6th, 2014
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Crucial Zimbabwean minerals exploration data is stuck in the hands of foreigners after a Canadian firm contracted by Government to conduct aeromagnetic surveys left without handing over the results. There are also indications that another comprehensive geological survey is – in unclear circumstances ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 2nd, 2014
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By Nkululeko Sibanda As Zimbabwe approaches a year since the re-election of President Robert Mugabe and the end of the Government of National Unity, we asked journalist Nkululeko Sibanda to assess some of the key policy and political developments in the country over the past 12 months. Indigenisation...
By IAfrica
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Jun 8th, 2014
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For any country to prosper in this modern age, it must be ruled by educated, democratic, upright and selfless men and women who venerate justice and human rights and whose sole goal is to attain the highest standard of living for the people. Sunday Opinion by Pious Wakatama Alas, this is not the case...
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 26th, 2014
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  As I watched Silas take another gulp of his Guinness I could tell that his stint in jail had affected him greatly, any remnants of masculinity or ego had been snatched away from his psyche during his two months in the remand centre. His disgust and hatred in himself was palpable, the manner in...