Politics

Zanu PF grabs benefactor’s farm

Zanu PF grabs benefactor’s farm

A 66-year-old farmer and long time Zanu PF benefactor, Yvonne Goddard, who funded the party’s 2005 provincial elections campaign and provincial conference in 2001 has been kicked out of her CrestaIbeka Farm on the outskirts of the city, inspite of her benevolence. The widow, who had lived on the farm […]

Padlocked and deserted: The family farm seized by black British GP is now under armed guard by ‘thugs’ wielding AK47s… as 7,500 miles away its new owner refuses to apologise

Padlocked and deserted: The family farm seized by black British GP is now under armed guard by ‘thugs’ wielding AK47s… as 7,500 miles away its new owner refuses to apologise

The wealthy black British GP who seized a tobacco farm from a white Zimbabwean family today refused to apologise to them – as the plantation he has taken over stood deserted under lock and key, guarded by thugs carrying AK-47s. Dr Sylvester Nyatsuro would not answer questions surrounding the controversial […]

Zimbabwe chief prosecutor charged over Mugabe bomb plot case

Zimbabwe chief prosecutor charged over Mugabe bomb plot case

Zimbabwe’s chief prosecutor has been charged with obstructing the course of justice after allegedly dropping charges against people accused of plotting to bomb the president’s dairy. Four army officers also appeared at the magistrates court in the capital Harare charged with treason. Attorney General Johannes Tomana denies the charges. He […]

Dzamara haunts Mugabe

Dzamara haunts Mugabe

Missing journalist-cum-human rights activist, Itai Dzamara and the Gukurahundi massacres of the 1980s have returned to haunt President Robert Mugabe, as a United States Senator last week asked the country’s government to block multilateral institutions from lending money to Zimbabwe until the Zanu PF leader has acknowledged the atrocities, shown […]