Anniversary of Mugabe departure – no counter-coup

Submitted by admin on Sat, 11/03/2018 - 05:37

Last week marked the first anniversary of the deposing of former President Robert Mugabe by the military putting him and his wife Grace under house arrest, and then the ZANU-PF MPs resolving to impeach him. There was no celebration as the country struggled with economic collapse, disappointment and ongoing political paralysis.

Chamisa demands GNU to end economic chaos

Submitted by admin on Wed, 10/03/2018 - 05:36

The new government of President Mnangagwa has not only run into a panic buying crisis, but also an alleged scandal of corrupt management of the US dollars everyone needs so desperately. It is alleged that the whole state has been captured by Sakunda Holdings owner Kuda Tagwirei. Sakunda Holdings has a private monopoly over fuel imports.

Mnangagwa government struggles to boost economy, amid panic buying, shortages

Submitted by admin on Wed, 10/03/2018 - 05:35

The preventive arrest of 20 Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions last Thursday was aimed at stopping mass protests at a new 2 per cent tax on all electronic transactions. This state action demonstrated that despite the rhetoric of democratic change, important democratic rights to assemble and to protest are not respected.