Tag: Opinion

Opinion: Mugabe, Grace’s delusions of grandeur

Opinion: Mugabe, Grace’s delusions of grandeur

The hallmark of a dictatorship is the obsessive desire to die in power and, beyond that, perhaps to rule from the grave. And if the remarks made by First Lady Grace Mugabe at the so-called “million-man march” in Harare on Wednesday are anything to go by, then Zimbabwe now has […]

The country has gone bananas

The country has gone bananas

President Robert Mugabe last week made an unusual donation of plantains and yams to the people of Gutu to stave starvation in the wake of the drought that has thrown most of the country into food insecurity. Mugabe reportedly received the banana-like fruits from Equatorial Guinea, where they are probably […]