Tag: Corruption

Nepotism in Zimbabwe Remains the Norm as Unemployment Bites

Nepotism in Zimbabwe Remains the Norm as Unemployment Bites

As millions of Zimbabweans struggle with unemployment, their 93-year-old President Robert Mugabe is busy rewarding his family members and protégés with big government jobs, where they end up looting colossal amounts of money. Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe with his wife (r) Grace and daughter (l) Bona Mugabe. Photo credit: Bulawayo24 […]

Rotten to the core-Zimbabwe Vigil Diary

Rotten to the core-Zimbabwe Vigil Diary

Figures are important, particularly for Zimbabwe where they simply don’t add up. Let’s start with Mugabe’s trip to the Mexican resort of Cancun less than a week after he returned from seeing his doctors in Singapore. Mugabe travelled by chartered airliner with an entourage of three dozen people.  All of […]

Mugabe warned ahead of 2018

Mugabe warned ahead of 2018

Speaking to journalists in Harare recently, National Electoral Reforms Agenda (NERA) Youths said the ruling party should stop‘stealing’ elections and prepare themselves for massive demos. NERA Youth Forum Chairperson, Tawanda Kalonga, said Zanu PF has been rigging elections but that will not happen this time around. “We strongly warn Zanu […]

Mugabe gives more land to ex-freedom fighters ahead of 2018 vote

Mugabe gives more land to ex-freedom fighters ahead of 2018 vote

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe is promising to give more land to the country’s former freedom fighters, telling those who have not yet benefitted from his land programme to “indicate” which farms they prefer, ahead of next year’s elections. War collaborators, former political detainees and restrictees are also set to benefit. […]