Elections

US says policy on Zim stays, urges fair 2018 polls

US says policy on Zim stays, urges fair 2018 polls

AMBASSADOR Harry K Thomas Jnr Wednesday said the just ended US elections will not result in any changes in his country’s policies towards Zimbabwe and urged the government to hold free and fair elections in 2018. Thomas was speaking soon after Republican Presidential candidate, Donald Trump, was declared the winner […]

Mugabe panics; wants state of emergency

Mugabe panics; wants state of emergency

Mugabe panics; wants state of emergency: THE brute force used by the police to put down recent anti-government protests proves that the government “wants to declare a state of emergency”, the opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) said Monday. “The horrifying images of the police attacking innocent citizens in central Harare […]

Mujuru not yet off the hook – Moyo

Mujuru not yet off the hook – Moyo

Mujuru not yet off the hook – Moyo: Mujuru, who now leads the opposition Zimbabwe People First (ZimPF) party, was stampeded out of Zanu PF and government at the tail-end of 2014 on a litany of charges among them corruption, extortion and plotting to assassinate President Robert Mugabe.   However, […]

Govt inaction on Zec could affect 2018 polls

Govt inaction on Zec could affect 2018 polls

Govt inaction on Zec could affect 2018 polls:  In a statement yesterday, Zesn called for the expeditious appointment of the six commissioners, whose interviews were held early this month. “It is imperative for the new commissioners to be sworn in immediately given the limited time before the 2018 elections and […]