Tag: Protestors

Student protests at Mugabe-attended Zimbabwe graduation

Student protests at Mugabe-attended Zimbabwe graduation

Witnesses say a student has been whisked away by unknown people for protesting during a University of Zimbabwe graduation ceremony featuring President Robert Mugabe. An Associated Press photographer covering Thursday’s event says the graduating student held a placard complaining about joblessness in the country. Such stunts have become common at […]

Exclusive interview with Zimbabwe Yadzoka

Exclusive interview with Zimbabwe Yadzoka

Launched in August this year, Zimbabwe Yadzoka/Mayibuye iZimbabwe campaign seeks to educate and mobilize Zimbabwe’s rural populace over the need to get rid of the Zanu PF regime. Below, The Zimbabwean speaks to Zimbabwe Yadzoka/ Mayibuye iZimbabwe leader, Victor Chimhutu; Q: In brief tell us about the Zimbabwe Yadzoka campaign; […]

Zimbabwe warns flag ‘abusing’ protesters

Zimbabwe warns flag ‘abusing’ protesters

Zimbabwe on Tuesday warned against the production, sale and use of the national flag without official permission after activists turned it into a symbol of anti-government protests. “Members of the public who participate in any action or activity involving the national flag or bring the national flag into disrepute are […]