Tag: Human Rights

Rights lawyers, State body in landmark pact

Rights lawyers, State body in landmark pact

ZIMBABWE Lawyers for Human Rights (ZLHR) has formalised a pact with a State human rights commission to nurture the protection, promotion and enforcement of human rights in Zimbabwe. The landmark deal would see ZLHR and Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission (ZHRC) working together to take steps to prevent a repeat of the […]

International rights groups petition Mugabe over Dzamara

International rights groups petition Mugabe over Dzamara

AMNESTY International (AI) and Human Rights Watch (HRW) have called on other civic groups in Africa to join them in a plea to President Robert Mugabe to investigate and resolve the circumstances surrounding the disappearance of journalist-cum-human rights activist Itai Dzamara. In a joint petition expected to be handed over to […]