Angry Mphoko storms Bulawayo police station demanding release of his arrested Zanu PF activists

ACTING President Phelekezela Mphoko yesterday caused a storm after he reportedly barged into Bulawayo Central Police Station, and expressed anger over the arrest of several Zanu PF activists in connection with the intra-party violence that occurred at the party’s provincial offices at Davis Hall on Sunday.   Vice-President Phelekezela Mphoko Mphoko More...

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By Lex Vambe On Wednesday, May 24th, 2017

Villagers on Grace Mugabe farm ‘beaten on soles of feet’: HRW

Harare – Riot police knocking down homes on a farm taken over by Zimbabwe first lady Grace Mugabe tied a rope round the cottages and used a truck to pull them down, Human Rights Watch is reporting. Some villagers More...

By Lex Vambe On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

WATCH: ‘Drunk’ cop video sparks conversation on Mugabe police brutality

Harare – A video clip showing a drunk police officer in Zimbabwe has sparked a wider conversation on social media about how unpopular President Robert Mugabe’s police force is. In the widely-shared More...

By reporter263 On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

Tsvangirai threatens to unleash violence

Opposition political party leaders, including MDC-T’s Mr Morgan Tsvangirai, have threatened violence if they lose next year’s harmonised elections to the ruling zanu-pf. Addressing people from various political More...

By reporter263 On Monday, May 22nd, 2017

Violent clashes rock Zanu-PF

VIOLENT scenes erupted at Zanu-PF Bulawayo provincial headquarters, Davies Hall, yesterday when rival groups clashed during a provincial co-ordinating committee (PCC) meeting. The violence saw provincial youth More...

By reporter263 On Saturday, May 20th, 2017

Zanu PF MPs want Gukurahundi buried

HARARE – The Gukurahundi genocide must not be addressed by the National Peace and Reconciliation Commission Bill (NPRC) as it will open old wounds, Zanu PF lawmakers have said. Zanu PF Bindura South legislator More...

By reporter263 On Friday, May 19th, 2017

ZANU-PF president to be in power until 21 August 2018 even if Mugabe goes

The Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front will be in power until 21 August next year even if President Robert Mugabe steps down, the parliamentary watchdog Veritas says. It says Mugabe was sworn More...

By Lex Vambe On Thursday, May 18th, 2017

Justice Mutambanengwe denied national hero status

The body of the late retired High Court judge, Justice Simpson Mutambanengwe, was last night expected to arrive in Zimbabwe ahead of his burial in Mutare on Saturday, amid indications that Zanu PF will not accord More...

By Lex Vambe On Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

Tsvangirai targets prostitutes ahead of next year’s elections

The Movement for Democratic Change led by Morgan Tsvangirai says it is targeting prostitutes for next year’s elections because they are “the public, glaring face of (President Robert Mugabe’s) government’s More...

By Lex Vambe On Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

British Academics Says No Nikuv In Mugabe 2013 Election Victory

 In Zimbabwe the ordinary people, especially in rural areas with no access to internet, outside radio and newspapers, are starved of useful and quality information. The regime has stifled all meaningful, open More...