Tag: Media

Opinion: Stuck on pause in Zimbabwe

Opinion: Stuck on pause in Zimbabwe

A Zimbabwe press card is a precious thing. Much of the local media is under state control, and President Robert Mugabe has a long record of disliking foreign correspondents. So when I had a chance to get temporary accreditation to cover an arts festival, I jumped at it. After three […]

State media turns against ex-boss Moyo

State media turns against ex-boss Moyo

WHAT happens when the media you once controlled turns against you? Former information minister Jonathan Moyo was left fuming on Monday after his radio interview was cancelled and the state media carried allegations that he was illegitimate. As Zanu PF wrangles deepen, ZiFM radio station announced suddenly on Monday morning that […]