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  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 -...
Zimbabwe’s President, Robert Mugabe has led his country on the back of brute force, incredible wit, and constitutional gamesmanship. When tables have turned on him, he has, used his ‘flowery tongue’ to convince his opponents to turn them right up, or he has bent rules and treaded the line...
The MDC Alliance have turned into political crybabies who are hellbent on attacking anything that involves the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission. The opposition coalition is taking advantage of new ZEC Chairperson Justice Priscilla Chigumba's receptive nature which is different from Rita Makarau's approach. Led by Nelson Chamisa, the MDC Alliance has been...
Local Government, Public Works and National Housing Minister Honorable July Moyo has declared war on illegal vendors. Speaking during a press conference that was also attended by acting Harare Town Clerk Eng Hosiah Chisango, the minister did not mince his words.    “In view of this untenable situation, let us all...
Former Cabinet minister Ignatius Chombo yesterday appeared in court on fresh charges after he allegedly sold a Government house in Mutare without following due process. He is jointly charged with Lazarus Chimba for criminal abuse of duty. Harare magistrate Mrs Barbra Mateko ordered Chombo to abide by the same bail conditions...
  A few weeks ago, I spent one weekend at a friend’s place in Sydney. It was an enriching and gravid experience for an indoors person like myself. I must be somehow dull for all I do is spend time on my books. This, to an extent, is gratifying. I...
Mukoma Alex Magaisa in his blog post titled The day after Tsvangirai rightly pointed out, that what is currently obtaining in the MDCT is purely politics. I too share the same view. I believe these MDCT succession wrangles are an example of politics 101. People must not expect the MDCT...
Ephraim Zvarevashe Companies do a lot to prop up their brands, sometimes reaping spectacular success stories and in other instances realizing totally undesirable results. The end game is to guarantee that the winnings are sustainable and the misses provide a learning opportunity for the company. We all learn something...
Zimbabwe’s ruling Zanu PF party’s Central Committee has convened today to discuss recommendations by its provincial coordinating committees. It is expected that the sitting will recall the country’s President, Robert Mugabe, and instruct all Members of Parliament to move a motion to impeach the nonagenarian. After more than 4 decades...
As elections time draws near, Harare West Member of House Assembly Jessie Fungayi Majome is poised to bag another term. Namibia based intellect, Luckson Zvobgo argues that Harare West Constituency is a different constituency because it has people who belong to the middle class. “People in Harare West are middle class...
Attention attention attention auditorium(silence), the melodies emanating from that choir are of different notes and contrasting pitch. At this moment for the benefit of the audience would you like take recite individually your weekly anthem that you just sung so we give the judges a fair account of what...