Tag: Protest

Zim police arrest student leaders after fees demo

Harare – Police in Harare have arrested three student leaders from the University of Zimbabwe, as rights lawyers went to court to challenge the eviction of hundreds of medical students in the wake of this week’s fees protest. Those arrested are Steven Tsikirai, president of the UZ’s Students Representative Council […]

Robert Mugabe Has Destroyed the Dreams of Generations

Robert Mugabe Has Destroyed the Dreams of Generations

Enraged by the dire economic situation in his country, the 40-year-old pastor from the Zimbabwean capital Harare released a homemade video in April 2016. Draped in the country’s flag, Mawarire lamented the state Zimbabwe found itself in and the leadership vacuum created during President Robert Mugabe’s 37 years in power. […]

Mugabe warned ahead of 2018

Mugabe warned ahead of 2018

Speaking to journalists in Harare recently, National Electoral Reforms Agenda (NERA) Youths said the ruling party should stop‘stealing’ elections and prepare themselves for massive demos. NERA Youth Forum Chairperson, Tawanda Kalonga, said Zanu PF has been rigging elections but that will not happen this time around. “We strongly warn Zanu […]

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 […]