Tag: Political Violence

Report: Zanu PF most violent party

Report: Zanu PF most violent party

PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe’s Zanu PF party continues to be the most violent among the country’s political parties, often without any consequences to the perpetrators, a local rights group has reported. In its latest report covering political violations in November this year, the Zimbabwe Peace Project (ZPP) reported Friday that some […]

MDC-T Cross Over Rally which happened at an open space between Rainbow Towers Hotel and Portraz which is named by the MDC as the Freedom Square, 29 July 2013

Germany envoy fears violent 2018 polls

GERMANY ambassador to Zimbabwe Ulrich Klockner says the resurgence of political violence and the on-going infighting within Zanu PF derail hopes of a free and fair 2018 election. Political violence erupted last month in Harare South after scores of Zanu PF supporters invaded an MDC-T rally. Zanu PF supporters who […]

Opinion: Political parties should shun violence

Opinion: Political parties should shun violence

POLITICAL parties across the nation should be encouraged to turn away from violence. Violence can be defined as the unlawful and unauthorised use of force to effect decisions against the will or desires of other people in a society. When talking of political violence, it refers to all collective attacks within […]