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By Immigration Maziwisa The culture of death wishing is alien to Africans, and Zimbabweans in particular. Those fueling rumours of Mugabe's death and secretly wishing for it have become something other, something worse, something deeply and darkly evil says Immigration Maziwisa Every time President Mugabe travels to Malaysia, rumours emerge to...
by Dirk Frey We must break away from our history of violence. The colonization of Zimbabwe by British ‘adventurers’ (to use a polite term) started a cycle of endemic violence which haunts us to this day. This present moment in history finds us at a crossroads and we must, as a...
By Mlondolozi Ndlovu It appears that Pastor Evan Mawarire has turned into a controversial figure once again, polarizing the already divided Zimbabwe. In his direction several allegations are being hurled mercilessly. Some say 'he ran away at a very critical stage of the revolution’, some, in insensitive fashion are labeling him...
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...