Robert Mugabe's Zanu PF has lost an election Mugabe desperately wanted to win "at all costs". There are several reasons why this happened, and what this means for Zimbabwe's political trajectory. Journalist Malvern Mkudu takes a deep long look at this. By Malvern Mkudu Independent candidate Temba Mliswa triumphed over the...
A Harare man has been arrested for the murder of celebrity entrepreneur Tinashe Chiweshe who died on Sunday afternoon at Parirenyatwa Hospital, in the capital. Tapfumaneyi Allan Mawande was arrested by detectives from the CID Homicide stationed at Rhodesville Police Station, and remains in custody awaiting his first court appearance...
By Patson Dzamara The truth of the matter is that Zimbabwe's problems are deeply entrenched in ZANU PF's leadership failure and inadequacies. Our problems are not an act of nature, they are a result of a perennial leadership drought we have experienced for the past 36 years, says Patson Dzamara For...
  Harare - Minister of Water, Environment and Climate who also serves as the ruling Zanu Pf`s national chairperson Oppah Muchinguri-Kashiri is struggling to cope with balancing her workload at party and ministerial level. Currently the most powerful woman in Zanu Pf as she makes up the new appendage to the...
It is a no contest that Robert Mugabe is a horrendous leader. He has overseen 36 years of utter misrule. But more than Mugabe, we must equally blame every Zimbabwean who has allowed him to do as he pleases says Whitlaw Mugwiji By Whitlaw Mugwiji This piece is inspired by the...
Zimbabwe's main and biggest opposition the MDC-T is on the brink of a major split again as its two heavyweight "leaders" both claim 'rights to the throne'. Dr Thokozani Khupe says she is the legitimate party leader and will not lose sleep over threats by Nelson Chamisa. The two have been...
Harare - Massive corruption, nepotism, jobs for pals schemes, and blatant mismanagement at Zimbabwe Power Company (ZPC) and Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company (ZETDC) are threatening to send Zimbabwe's Electricity Supply Authority (ZESA) into a massive tailspin, Khuluma Afrika has learnt. Report by Maynard Manyowa and Prince Butawo Allegations of the aforementioned have...
By Immigration Maziwisa The last few weeks have been very interesting in Zimbabwean politics. Interesting because so much happened in the blink of an eye. For the first time in 37 years, Zimbabweans from all upbringings merged in their common cause to march against former president Robert Mugabe’s protracted reign....
By Washington Nyasha Gwarada Last year in 2016 the largest opposition party, the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) boycotted parliamentary by-elections citing the need for electoral reform as their primary motive; “No Reforms, No Election”, we heard them shout loudly. As a party with Democracy as its middle name, we took...
Zimbabwe's all too powerful military blocked Emmerson Mnangagwa's ouster today after an explosive meeting the country's President, Robert Mugabe, but the former may not be out of danger yet, amid indications Mugabe may fire him via a media statement later tonight. Khuluma Afrika can categorically confirm that top army officials,...
Harare - Zimbabwe's Minister of Information, Simon Khaya Moyo has announced that the country's Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa has been relieved from his duties, and fired from government. "VP Mnangagwa has consistently & persistently exhibited traits of disloyalty, disrespect, deceitfulness & unreliability.", said Khaya Moyo as he delivered the damning verdict. It was...