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By Dirk Frey So it looks like this flag honeymoon is over. Evan Mawarire is now reportedly camped in the USA, and the once united social media movement is disintegrating and imploding. I see a bunch of folks hurt and disappointed at Pastor Evan gapping it overseas (despite so many others...
By Sydicks Takudzwa Muradzikwa. Richard Mahomva passes himself off as an analyst with a champion mind and clear eye. He loves to speak of hidden truths, yet repeatedly uses political theory dishonestly to protect a dying Zanu PF regime. After his latest attack on Evan Mawarire, i have no option...
By Psychology Maziwisa (April 2010 - Nehanda Radio) Head of State and Government; Commander-in-Chief of the Defence Forces; Your Excellency; President of the Republic Of Zimbabwe; Dear Mr President, I imagine that you are aware of the political, economic and social standing of our country and hope that sooner rather than later you will find it...
  Written by Malvern Mkudu (Edited by Maynard Manyowa) Robert Mugabe may well be a powerful man, but his power has always been derived by those that backed him, more significantly the war veterans and the military. Now that they have deserted him, the nonagenarian is there for the taking -...
Editorial Comment Bikita West Member of Parliament, and Zanu PF member, Cde Munyaradzi Kereke was sentenced to 14 years in jail for the 2010 rape of a 13 year old minor. After a lengthy case that dragged well over 6 years with police refusing to arrest him, the attorney general refusing...
By Energy Mutodi Pictures showing an image suspected to be the abducted MDC activist and journalist Itai Dzamara have today made sad reading to most Zimbabweans. Dzamara went missing on March 9 and has not been found since then. When the journalist went missing, we all suspected it was a hoax...
By Maynard Manyowa Zimbabwe’s social and political scenes are dominated by arrogance, and impunity. Be it a sport that should entertain, or public figures that are meant to be leaders, our nation is now defined by arrogant gangster like pig-headedness. When controversial businessman Wicknell Chivayo fell out with stand-up comedian Carl...
By Professor Cde Thom Chimuranga That Mugabe is a charming orator is beyond doubt and there is hardly any logic behind a conflicting argument. His speeches are often characterized by standing ovations and relentless applauds throughout. That perhaps, is a notable gift we cannot seize from him. But somehow we seem...
By Amnesty International The authorities in Lesotho must uphold human rights and the rule of law and end continuing harassment and intimidation of lawyers and human rights defenders, said Amnesty International today, marking Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili’s first year in office. “In the year since Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili’s inauguration, we...
By Revelations Mudziwashe Prophet Shepherd Bushiri has been quoted in various media over the last few days. Going through the vast coverage, it is suffice to say the agents of the dark underworld are keen to paint the man of God black. Clever readers will stop for a second and ask...
By MARELISE VAN DER MERWE The US is almost as famous for its gun violence as for Hollywood and hamburgers. Who’s next in line to that rather dubious and violent throne? More than 32,000 people die annually from gun violence in the US, with more people killed by guns than by...