Tag: Opposition

Opposition political parties squabble over 2018 coalition

Opposition political parties squabble over 2018 coalition

That a coalition of opposition political parties and movements is seen as a formidable force to end President Robert Mugabe’s prolonged rule appears to be an open secret for many Zimbabweans pinning their hopes on a political solution to halt socio-economic implosion. But haggling, jostling and inflated egos have impeded […]

Zim opposition in anti-Mugabe coalition talks

Zim opposition in anti-Mugabe coalition talks

Zimbabwe’s opposition is talking up an anti-Robert Mugabe coalition for the 2018 elections but differences over strategies and implementation are threatening the establishment of such an electoral alliance. The southern African country’s former prime minister Morgan Tsvangirai has called on opposition leaders to gang up against President Robert Mugabe in […]

Mutasa’s Bob call vexes opposition allies

Mutasa’s Bob call vexes opposition allies

A PERCEIVED reluctance by some ex-Zanu PF bigwigs to completely break with their past presents a fresh quandary for Zimbabwe’s broader opposition which was beginning to warm up to a pre-election merger with the former, observers have said. Dozens of Zanu PF top loyalists including then Vice President Joice Mujuru […]

US Ambassador Meets Dzamara family

US Ambassador Meets Dzamara family

I first got to know about Ambassador Harry Thomas through a statement he made about my missing brother Itai Dzamara in December 2015. In his swearing in statement in his homeland, the US Ambassador to Zimbabwe, Harry Thomas Jr said something that made me instantly conclude that there was something […]