The Conflicted Legacy Of Zimbabwean Musician And Revolutionary ‘Chinx’ Chingaira

The Conflicted Legacy Of Zimbabwean Musician And Revolutionary ‘Chinx’ Chingaira BY FRANK CHIKOWORE Dickson “Chinx” Chingaira, a Zimbabwean revolutionary and musician died of cancer last week at the age of 61. His music can often be heard as the soundtrack to rallies of ZANU-PF. Alexander Joe/AFP/Getty More...

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By reporter263 On Saturday, June 17th, 2017

Will Robert Mugabe, 93, live to see his last election?

Robert Mugabe, on his final political campaign in eastern Zimbabwe on Friday told thousands of supporters that he had delivered political and economic freedom since he came to power in 1980. by Peta Thornycroft, But More...

By reporter263 On Friday, June 16th, 2017

Motives behind UK’s wilful complicity in Zim atrocities

THIS is the sixth and final in a series of articles of a detailed research paper by British academic Hazel Cameron on the state-sponsored killings of civilians by Zimbabwean security forces between 1982 and 1987 More...

By reporter263 On Thursday, June 8th, 2017

Arthur Mutambara Book : Chasing the elusive Zimbabwean dream

BOOK REVIEW Arthur Guseni Oliver Mutambara’s narrative teases and tantalises as he defines ‘thought leadership’, writes Brezhnev Malaba. Arthur Guseni Oliver Mutambara, a world-renowned More...

By reporter263 On Monday, June 5th, 2017

How to Create a Winning Coalition for #Zimbabwe2018

LSE’s McDonald Lewanika discusses the possibilities and prospects of an opposition coalition in the upcoming presidential elections in Zimbabwe in 2018 through analysis of the 2008 and 2013 polls and examines More...

By reporter263 On Sunday, June 4th, 2017

South Africa :Latest News about Zimbabwean Permits – ZSP

Collect your Zim Special Permit Today Great news are really in the horizon for the early ZSP applicants who successfully completed their pertinent submissions, according to Minister Malusi Gigaba of Home Affairs More...

By reporter263 On Thursday, June 1st, 2017

Beyond African religious homophobia: How Christianity is a source of African LGBT activism

The emergence of anti-homosexuality politics in Africa is often explained with reference to religion. Although religion is a major factor in fuelling homophobia in Africa, the Bible and the Christian faith are More...

By Lex Vambe On Thursday, May 18th, 2017

An Oxford medical student stabbed her boyfriend with a bread knife. So why is she not going to prison?

Remember all the fun we had earlier this year with the Cricket Bat Case? You know the one – where the defendant, Mustafa Bashir, assaulted his wife with a cricket bat, forced her to drink bleach and was given More...

By Lex Vambe On Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

Chamisa clearly ill-informed

Opposition MDC-T deputy president, Nelson Chamisa’s calls for compulsory voting for every citizen above the age of 18 and penalising those that do not exercise their right to vote is outrageous, shocking and More...

By Lex Vambe On Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

Mugabe is right about land reform

By David Anderson There’s nothing new under the sun. Not even in Zimbabwe. Robin Cook may have cajoled the Commonwealth into joining Britain in admonishing Robert Mugabe’s government, but it is doubtful More...