Latest News

Fund-raising? Mugabe approves hike in traffic fines

Fund-raising? Mugabe approves hike in traffic fines

If driving in Zimbabwe wasn’t enough of a headache already, here’s something more to put you off: President Robert Mugabe has just approved a hike in traffic fines. Police roadblocks put off tourists and send local drivers’ blood pressure shooting up – not least because of the creativity with which […]

Nera to pile pressure on Mugabe

Opposition political parties under the National Electoral Reforms Agenda (Nera) banner plan to hold a rally next week to ratchet up pressure on President Robert Mugabe’s administration to implement poll reforms. Nera legal secretary and MDC-T secretary-general Douglas Mwonzora yesterday said the rally was meant to update supporters on the […]

Mujuru: Mugabe is heartless

Mujuru: Mugabe is heartless

President Robert Mugabe is being kept in power by “power-hungry looters”, hence Zimbabweans must take the chance to vote the 93-year-old leader out of office, former Vice-President Joice Mujuru said yesterday. Mujuru, who is opposition National People’s Party (NPP) leader, said this while visiting party officials admitted at Parirenyatwa Group […]

Mugabe allies hint they could ditch his party

Zimbabwean war veterans, who have given President Robert Mugabe key support in past, vowed on Thursday to rally behind “competent” candidates in next year’s elections even those from the opposition. Chris Mutsvangwa, chairperson of the association of veterans of the 1970s independence war, previously loyal to Mugabe, said the former […]