Former Zimbabwean Finance Minster Simba Makoni addresses a press conference in Harare, Tuesday Feb. 5, 2008. Makoni announced that he is to run against President Robert Mugabe in presidential elections scheduled for March 29.(AP PHOTO/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi)

Makoni: Zanu PF dead and buried

OPPOSITION Mavambo/Kusile/Dawn (MKD) leader Simba Makoni has claimed Zanu PF does not exist anymore as a political party and has completely lost support of the grassroots. Makoni, for years a senior member of the ruling Zanu PF party who challenged President Robert Mugabe for the presidency in the March 2008 vote […]

News Day: Zim needs new thinking

News Day: Zim needs new thinking

FINANCE minister Patrick Chinamasa last Thursday presented the 2016 National Budget where he indicated he had set aside $4 billion for the coming year. It would, however, appear that next year’s budget is somehow more or less the same as the previous three or so years. For the year 2013, former […]

Biti has criticised Mugabe's regular and costly foreign excursions

Biti Interview: No to Mugabe dynasty

FIRST Lady Grace Mugabe has become a threat to the existence of the Zimbabwean State and must be stopped, opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) leader, Tendai Biti, has said. Biti told NewsDay in an interview yesterday that Zimbabweans should “rise up and object” to the creation of a “Mugabe dynasty”. […]