Tag: Politics

MDC-T mulls setting up radio, TV stations

MDC-T mulls setting up radio, TV stations

THE main opposition MDC-T is mulling establishing its own radio and TV stations to counter Zanu PF hegemony in the public media, officials have claimed. Last week the party relaunched its monthly newsletter Real Change Times and moves were also underway to go into broadcasting. MDC-T secretary-general Douglas Mwonzora yesterday […]

Anger over Grace police, army ‘abuse’

Anger over Grace police, army ‘abuse’

OPPOSITION political parties have criticised First Lady Grace Mugabe for ordering the police and military to distribute “goodies” to citizens in the name of the ruling Zanu PF. Grace told thousands of Zanu PF supporters in Mbare this week that she would give them food. But after grumblings that the […]

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 […]

Factionalism tearing Zanu PF apart: Grace

Factionalism tearing Zanu PF apart: Grace

FIRST Lady Grace Mugabe yesterday further confirmed there are factions in Zanu PF which she said are tearing the ruling party apart. This came despite strenuous and occasionally menacing denials by senior government and party officials who claim internal battles over President Robert Mugabe succession were triggered by personality clashes […]