Politics

‘Mugabe happy with drought’

‘Mugabe happy with drought’

OPPOSITION parties have claimed the looming drought and subsequent food shortages will play into President Robert Mugabe and Zanu PF’s hands. Over the years, human rights groups and opposition parties have consistently accused Mugabe and his administration of abusing food aid for political expediency, taking advantage of starving villagers, as […]

MDC: Mugabe birthday a celebration of greed

MDC: Mugabe birthday a celebration of greed

PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe’s proposed $800 000, 92nd birthday bash next month will be a celebration of the greed and insensitivity that has characterised his legacy, opposition parties have said. In a statement, the MDC lead by former Industry Minister Welshman Ncube said it was appalled at Mugabe’s lack of feeling […]

No apology, no reconciliation, Mugabe told

No apology, no reconciliation, Mugabe told

PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe and Zanu PF have been challenged to apologise for their roles in political violence if they are sincere about engaging in a peace and reconciliation process. Political violence victims from different parts of the country, including Zaka, Muzarabani, Hurungwe and Tsholotsho, told a Heal Zimbabwe Trust (HZT)-organised workshop […]