Policy

Zimbabwe, China seal new $213 million deal

Zimbabwe, China seal new $213 million deal

The People’s Republic of China yesterday extended a $153 million loan facility to Zimbabwe for the upgrade of the Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport, as the two countries continue to deepen their bilateral relationship. The Asian giant also announced two grants for the construction of the New Parliament Building in […]

Zanu-PF propose impeachment motion

Zanu-PF propose impeachment motion

A caucus meeting of Zanu PF members of parliament and senators began sitting just after 2pm on Monday to discuss Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe’s impeachment. Party chief whip Lovemore Matuke filed papers that accused Mugabe of misconduct and “failure to obey‚ uphold or defend this constitution”. A Zanu PF legislator […]

Let’s restore death penalty, says Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe

Let’s restore death penalty, says Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe

Zimbabwe’s president, Robert Mugabe, has said he is in favour of resuming executions in the country in response to rising murder rates. Capital punishment is on the statute book in Zimbabwe, but no one has been executed since 2005, when the country’s last hangman retired. “I think let’s restore the death penalty,” […]