Tag: Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe’s Mnangagwa reveals ‘secret’ support for white farmers

Zimbabwe’s Mnangagwa reveals ‘secret’ support for white farmers

EMMERSON Mnangagwa, Zimbabwe’s vice-president and likely successor to Robert Mugabe, has revealed the “secret” that he personally protected scores of white farmers from being driven from their land at the height of the Zanu-PF-sanctioned farm invasions. Mr Mnangagwa told mourners at a memorial service for 74-year-old Estelle Theresa Coetzee, a prominent white […]

Opinion: Zimbabwe needs genuine media freedom

Opinion: Zimbabwe needs genuine media freedom

FREEDOM of expression and freedom of the media are part and parcel of fundamental human rights and freedoms that are protected under Section 61 of the Constitution of Zimbabwe. Indeed, every person has the right to freedom of expression,which includes: freedom to seek,receive and communicate ideas and other information; freedom of […]

EU envoy predicts tough year for Zim

EU envoy predicts tough year for Zim

THIS year will be particularly difficult for Zimbabwe and the international community should be prepared for all possible scenarios, a top European Union (EU) envoy has said. In his New Year message, head of the EU delegation in Zimbabwe Philippe Van Damme said 2016 is going to be a challenging year […]