Politics

Chamisa Hints At Mnangagwa Meeting

Chamisa Hints At Mnangagwa Meeting

Nelson Chamisa, President of the Movement for Democratic Change has intimated that he is set to meet President Emmerson Mnangagwa for a dialogue meeting that he says is aimed at finding solutions to challenges that are likely to plague this year’s general elections. In a statement released yesterday, Chamisa hinted […]

Zimbabwe minister vows upcoming elections will be free and fair

Zimbabwe minister vows upcoming elections will be free and fair

The highly-anticipated Zimbabwe’s first presidential elections in the post-Robert Mugabe era will be credible, free and fair, the country’s Foreign Affairs and International Trade Minister Sibusiso Moyo said on Monday. “Zimbabwe is preparing for harmonised elections around July or August, and we believe that the election is going to be free […]

Zimbabwe police investigate Grace Mugabe​ over ivory smuggling claims

Zimbabwe police investigate Grace Mugabe​ over ivory smuggling claims

Zimbabwean police have launched an investigation into Grace Mugabe over allegations that she headed a poaching and smuggling syndicate that illegally exported tons of elephant tusks, gold and diamonds from the country. President Emmerson Mnangagwa sanctioned an “urgent” investigation into Mugabe’s activities after “very strong” evidence was uncovered by Adrian […]

Zimbabwe will use fingerprint ID technology for its 2018 general elections

Zimbabwe will use fingerprint ID technology for its 2018 general elections

Zimbabwe’s government has announced that it has awarded and signed the contract for the supply of the fingerprint biometric identity solution with American company, Ipsidy. The de-duplication hardware and software solution to be supplied by Ipsidy will include an Automated Fingerprint Identification System (“AFIS”) which will be used in Zimbabwe’s upcoming […]