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Opinion: Transforming the nation in a post-Zanu PF era

Opinion: Transforming the nation in a post-Zanu PF era

AWIND of change or shall I say a hurricane or typhoon is blowing across Zimbabwe whose epicentre are vendors, students, youths, the masses or lumpen proletariat. In the absence of a fractured opposition and a paralysed intelligentsia, they are now acting as the catalysts for change; the oppressed of the […]

Report: Zanu PF most violent party

Report: Zanu PF most violent party

PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe’s Zanu PF party continues to be the most violent among the country’s political parties, often without any consequences to the perpetrators, a local rights group has reported. In its latest report covering political violations in November this year, the Zimbabwe Peace Project (ZPP) reported Friday that some […]

Generals at Zanu PF meeting ‘shocking’

Generals at Zanu PF meeting ‘shocking’

OPPOSITION political parties have scoffed at the recent Zanu PF national conference and condemned the involvement of the military in the ruling party’s succession fights. President Robert Mugabe, who is also the Zanu PF leader, warned members of the security services against meddling in the party’s affairs while addressing the […]

Malnutrition up as agri funding cut

Malnutrition up as agri funding cut

SUCCESSIVE poor harvests have diminished Ndodana Makhalima’s household food stocks and the family’s nutrition status. A subsistence farmer in Lupane, about 110 kilometres north of Bulawayo, 56 year-old Makhalima has learnt to live with hunger on his door step. “In the past I could eat umxhanxa (a mix of maize […]