Interview

Opinion: Political parties should shun violence

Opinion: Political parties should shun violence

POLITICAL parties across the nation should be encouraged to turn away from violence. Violence can be defined as the unlawful and unauthorised use of force to effect decisions against the will or desires of other people in a society. When talking of political violence, it refers to all collective attacks within […]

Opinion: We will never be free under Zanu PF

Opinion: We will never be free under Zanu PF

THE Zimbabwe we want is a country characterised by the total and non-negotiable freedom of every citizen, be they black or white, unhindered by any political party that might happen to be in government. It is my contention here that, just like there was never total freedom of the black […]

Mongoma Interview: Let’s push for early elections

Mongoma Interview: Let’s push for early elections

RENEWAL Democrats of Zimbabwe (RDZ) leader Elton Mangoma has called on Zimbabweans to pile pressure on President Robert Mugabe’s Zanu PF government to push for early elections, saying that was the only solution to the country’s present woes. Mangoma told The Standard last week that the Zanu PF government was […]

Makoni Interview: It’s The Politics Stupid

Makoni Interview: It’s The Politics Stupid

THE leader of Zimbabwe’s opposition party Mavambo Kusile Dawn, Simba Makoni, says he is shocked by the level of infighting in Zanu-PF as the battle to succeed President Robert Mugabe intensifes. In an exclusive interview with VOA, Makoni a former finance minister and member of Mr. Mugabe’s ruling Zanu-PF party, said when […]