Tag: Protest

Mawarire rallies demo as Bob due in US

Mawarire rallies demo as Bob due in US

Mawarire rallies demo as Bob due in US: WITH the opposition urging his Finance Minister to quit and accusing the government of being dysfunctional, President Robert Mugabe nonchalantly left Harare Wednesday for the United States and Venezuela. The veteran leader was seen off at the Harare International Airport by deputy […]

Fearless young Zimbabweans face up to world’s oldest leader

Fearless young Zimbabweans face up to world’s oldest leader

Zimbabwe has known only one leader since independence. First as prime minister, then president, there has only been Robert Mugabe at the top for the last 36 years. There have been challenges, opposition and violence, but the 92-year-old leader has always known how to deal with dissent and stay in […]

Parties turn up heat on Mugabe before Friday’s mass march

Parties turn up heat on Mugabe before Friday’s mass march

Opposition political parties and civic groups in Zimbabwe have written to President Robert Mugabe seeking an urgent meeting ahead of Friday’s mass march for electoral reforms and a protest against economic decline, police brutality and corruption. When Mugabe, 92, won a disputed election in July 2013 he did so on […]