Tag: Zimbabwe

Mawarire: I don’t want to die; I’m no martyr

Mawarire: I don’t want to die; I’m no martyr

WE have lost enough people in Zimbabwe. I don’t want to be another martyr,” Pastor Evan Mawarire said Tuesday, explaining his decision to go into exile which has divided Zimbabweans and particularly angered some of his supporters. Mawarire, left the country after his arrest last month, initially crossing the border […]

#ThisFlag pastor fears backlash in Zimbabwe

#ThisFlag pastor fears backlash in Zimbabwe

CAPE TOWN – For Zimbabwean activist Pastor Evan Mawarire, returning home is a scary prospect. The instigator of the #ThisFlag campaign is on a tour of South Africa and will address students at UCT on Tuesday evening. Once his tour is done, however, he will have to face the consequences […]

US Ambassador Meets Dzamara family

US Ambassador Meets Dzamara family

I first got to know about Ambassador Harry Thomas through a statement he made about my missing brother Itai Dzamara in December 2015. In his swearing in statement in his homeland, the US Ambassador to Zimbabwe, Harry Thomas Jr said something that made me instantly conclude that there was something […]

MDC-T vice presidents row: Gutu says fears for his life

MDC-T vice presidents row: Gutu says fears for his life

MDC-T SPOKESPERSON, Obert Gutu, fears for his life as the fall-out over party leader Morgan Tsvangirai’s appointment of two more vice-presidents threatens to boil over. Gutu is part of a group of senior party leaders opposed to Tsvangirai’s appointment of Kuwadzana East MP Nelson Chamisa and Warren Park counterpart Elias […]