Tag: Pastor

Pastor Who Prophesied Mugabe’s Death To Go On Trial

Pastor Who Prophesied Mugabe’s Death To Go On Trial

The trial of a Zimbabwean pastor who prophesied that President Robert Mugabe would die in October begins on Thursday in Harare. Pastor Phillip Mugadza faces up to a year in jail if convicted. Mugadza spent more than 50 days in police custody after his arrest in January. He’s now out […]

I’m sorry – Minister tells Mawarire

I’m sorry – Minister tells Mawarire

Information Communication Techonology minister Supa Mandiwanzira yesterday apologised to #ThisFlag leader, Evan Mawarire, for falsely accusing him of skipping bail when he went into self-imposed exile in the United States, six months ago. Mandiwanzira last week told British ambassador, Catriona Laing, that the cleric’s arrest on arrival at the Harare International […]

Zimbabwe: The Return of Evan Mawarire

After spending a week in remand prison following his arrest as he returned home from a brief stint in exile, many had expected outspoken pastor Evan Mawarire to scale down his activism and take stock after his brave decision to return home. They were mistaken. The Harare-based pastor was back […]

Mugadza trial in another false start

Mugadza trial in another false start

The trial of incarcerated Kariba-based pastor, Patrick Mugadza, who is accused of abusing the Zimbabwean national flag by participating in a demonstration while draped in the national emblem, yesterday again failed to kick-off for the third time, as the court was overwhelmed with other matters. The matter was remanded to […]