Tag: Human Rights

Mugabe, EU head for clash

Mugabe, EU head for clash

The European Union (EU) has extended a $5 million sponsorship deal to pro-democracy groups in the country in a move likely to be viewed by President Robert Mugabe as part of the West’s renewed efforts to effect regime change. In a statement requesting for proposals last week, the EU said […]

Mtetwa hits the roof as war vets’ rights trampled on

Mtetwa hits the roof as war vets’ rights trampled on

Prominent human rights lawyer Beatrice Mtetwa yesterday complained at the Harare Magistrates’ Court about the manner three war veteran leaders charged with undermining President Robert Mugabe’s authority were handled by the police following their arrest. Mtetwa is representing Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans’ Association secretary-general Victor Matemadanda, vice-­chairman Headman Moyo […]