Tag: Mawarire

#ThisFlag pastor fears backlash in Zimbabwe

#ThisFlag pastor fears backlash in Zimbabwe

CAPE TOWN – For Zimbabwean activist Pastor Evan Mawarire, returning home is a scary prospect. The instigator of the #ThisFlag campaign is on a tour of South Africa and will address students at UCT on Tuesday evening. Once his tour is done, however, he will have to face the consequences […]

‘Zimbabwe’s citizens are the heroes’

‘Zimbabwe’s citizens are the heroes’

THE man who has become the face of the #ThisFlag campaign in Zimbabwe says he is just one of many voices seeking change. President Robert Mugabe publicly denounced Pastor Evan Mawarire, who became a national hero by starting the #ThisFlag social media campaign to highlight the plight of ordinary Zimbabweans […]