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Human Rights Watch exposes Zimbabwe Security Forces ruthless acts

Human Rights Watch (HRW) exposes the shameful secrets and ruthless acts of the Zimbabwe Security Forces which happened in January 2019 unrest period of the three day stay away. The organisation documented the investigations of the Zimbabwe security forces (army and police) using excessive lethal force to crush nationwide protests from January 14 to early February. Human Rights Watch Southern ...

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Chamisa ready to learn from Mugabe’s mistakes

The Movement for Democratic Change(MDC-A) leader said he expects to visit the former President Robert Mugabe and hopes to acquire knowledge on how to govern the country from him. Addressing the party’s fanatics on Saturday during a rally in Sakubva held at Chisamba Grounds in Mutare Chamisa said he wished to meet Mugabe and he may learn from his mistakes ...

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Veteran Journalist Judith Makwanya dies.

The reporter of the former President Robert Mugabe Ms Judith Makwanya has died. Makwanya was admitted into a hospital on Monday with a medical emergency. She was a committed media practitioner and an inspiring voice. Ms Judith Makwanya was the ZBC diplomatic correspondent and challenged crude gender barriers in Zimbabwe’s broadcasting industry. The Ministry of Information, Publicity and Broadcasting confirmed ...

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Chamisa humbled by Mugabe’s backup

Movement for Democratic Change leader Nelson Chamisa said he is humbled by Former President’s Robert Mugabe’s backup before and during July 2018 Harmonised elections. Addressing Party supporters at a ‘Thank You Rally’ on Saturday in Mutare Chamisa said he is humbled that Mugabe had publicly announced that he will vote for him. “I am humbled that Mr Mugabe went publicly ...

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No dispute between ED and Chiwenga: Khaya Moyo

The ZANU-PF Spokesperson Simon Khaya Moyo has dismissed rumors that there is rift between President Emmerson Mnangagwa and his Vice President Constantino Chiwenga; he also urged the public to desist from yellow journalism. ZANU-PF Spokesperson Ambassador Khaya Moyo cleared the claims saying there was no rift between the two political gurus.Party critics were the ones spreading these falsehoods. Moyo said ...

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Mangudya equates fuel shortages to expanding economy.

Zimbabwe’s Central Bank Chief John Panonetsa Mangudya  said that the fuel shortages in the country are a result of a growing economy as he addressing Parliament. Mangudya made the remarks before the Parliamentary Portifolio Committee on Energy  and Power chaired by Uzumba Member of Parliament Simbaneuta Mudarikwa on Thursday, 7 March. He was responding to a question on the ongoing ...

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Ethiopian Airlines crashes, kills 157

An Ethiopian Airlines flight crashed shortly after takeoff from Ethiopia’s capital on Sunday morning, killing all 157 on board, authorities said, as grieving families rushed to airports in Addis Ababa and the destination, Nairobi. More than 30 nationalities are among the dead. It was not immediately clear what caused the crash of the Boeing 737-8 MAX plane, which was new ...

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Mutambara recommends Zimbabwe to remove self-imposed sanctions

Former Zimbabwean Deputy Prime Minister and Robotics Professor Arthur G.O. Mutambara yesterday said Zimbabwe has no moral authority to talk about foreign imposed sanctions up until it removes the sanctions it has imposed on itself. In an interview with CNBC Africa, Mutambara said he is not interested on sanctions that America is imposing on us, but the self-imposed sanctions like ...

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Parliament to reduce age of sexual consent to 12.

The Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on health and child care is pushing to reduce the age of sexual consent from 16 to 12. Portfolio Committee on Health and Child Care last weekend were suggesting the age limit to be reduced to 12 triggering a massive verbal battle from women’s rights activists who are actually lobbying for the age to be pushed ...

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Khaya Moyo urges Mugabe to come out clean

The spokesperson of ZANU-PF Simon Khaya Moyo has asked the former President Robert Mugabe to comment on the allegations that he is financially supporting MDC-A leader Nelson Chamisa for the upcoming MDC-A Congress from 24-26 May. Addressing the media after the party’s Politburo, Moyo said the accusations that Mugabe is supporting Chamisa maybe true or false because the former President ...

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