Provoke us and see what happens…. Tajamuka warns police ahead of #Shutdown demo

By Watmore Makokoba TAJAMUKA spokesperson Promise Mkwananzi has warned the Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) against interfering with its “lawful and peaceful demonstration” scheduled for 20th to 25th of June, adding that any form of interference will result in violence. Addressing the media a press conference, Mkwananzi said the national week of peaceful action and non-violent resistance is within the confinements of the constitution, and that … Continue reading Provoke us and see what happens…. Tajamuka warns police ahead of #Shutdown demo

Wipe your dirty panties on Mugabe’s picture, women urged

By Tariro Senderayi MDC-N legislator and women’s rights advocate Priscilla Misihairabwi-Mushonga has urged women to take off their panties and wipe them on President Robert Mugabe’s face on the ballot papers in 2018, as a way of waving him goodbye. Opposition parties blame President Mugabe for the untold suffering that is currently being experienced in the country, fronted by 89 percent unemployment rate and the … Continue reading Wipe your dirty panties on Mugabe’s picture, women urged

Tajamuka’s shutdown draw mixed feelings

By Daniel Chigundu TAJAMUKA’S proposed “Total Zimbabwe Shutdown” scheduled for 20 to 25 June meant to protest President Robert Mugabe’s sentiments that there is no crisis is the country, has drawn mixed feelings from people. According to Tajamuka, President Mugabe cannot say there is no crisis in the country when people are sleeping in queues trying to withdraw their money, are not getting clean water … Continue reading Tajamuka’s shutdown draw mixed feelings

Vendor pens a letter to Mugabe …urges him to act on corrupt ministers

By Correspondent IN a typical Itai Dzamara style, a Harare vendor Grievance Sipikita has written strong worded letter to President Robert Mugabe urging him to flex his muscles over corrupt senior government officials. Various Cabinet Ministers and bosses in state enterprises have been implicated in corruption activities such as awarding of tenders to their own companies; nepotism, flouting tender procedures and awarding themselves heft salaries … Continue reading Vendor pens a letter to Mugabe …urges him to act on corrupt ministers

Police Brutality| In Gutu, Police chained Anna Masukagoto to a fence for 4 hours

by Watmore Makokoba Ngundu villagers in Gutu were last week left tongue-tied after members of the Zimbabwe Republic Police handcuffed Anna Masukagoto (45) and tied her to a local school fence for several hours accusing her of allegedly conniving with other villagers to resists the construction of a church on land reserved for cattle grazing The two policeman identified as Constable Dzinamo and Mlumbwa stationed at … Continue reading Police Brutality| In Gutu, Police chained Anna Masukagoto to a fence for 4 hours

NERA proposes safeguard measures to secure Diaspora vote | #Ivote4PeaceZW

By Nkanyiso Ncube National Electoral Reform Agenda (Nera) has proposed safeguards measures to be put in place to secure Diaspora votes and ensure no rigging takes place ahead of 2018 elections. In a statement, NERA said it had came up with pointers to be taken into consideration ahead of 2018 elections. “NERA supports the right to vote for the Diaspora however we must ensure that … Continue reading NERA proposes safeguard measures to secure Diaspora vote | #Ivote4PeaceZW

Mugabe is inhuman, selfish and greedy: Masarira #21DaysOfActivism

By Daniel Chigundu Controversial pro-democracy and outspoken human rights activist Linda Masarira says the decision by President Robert Mugabe to hold his annual lavish birthday bash when the country is going through trying times is a sign that he is selfish and doesn’t care about people. President Mugabe who turns 93 years old on the 21st of February 2017 is expected to throw an opulent birthday … Continue reading Mugabe is inhuman, selfish and greedy: Masarira #21DaysOfActivism

Residents want suspended Acting Town Clerk Ncube fired!  

  By Nyasha N Mukapiko Police on Thursday  arrested Centre for Community Development in Zimbabwe (CCDZ) Advocacy Officer George Makoni despite City of Harare (CoH) Mayor Bernard Manyenyeni having given the disgruntled residents a green light to air their grievances. Makoni was later released and ordered to pay $10 fine after police charged him for criminal nuisance. Residents Forum and CCDZ had stormed Town House … Continue reading Residents want suspended Acting Town Clerk Ncube fired!  

Patson Dzamara questions online activists

By Buhle Tshavango Academic cum activist Dr Patson Dzamara has castigated ordinary Zimbabweans and online activists who have largely used social media platforms to voice their grievances against the government but failed to translate this into action. These developments come after Dzamara held a one man demo outside parliament building last week. On the day of the demo he was clad in a jacket bearing … Continue reading Patson Dzamara questions online activists

Churches vow not to submit to President Mugabe

By Nyasha N Mukapiko Churches on Friday came out guns blazing following the recent move by the Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) to invoke a statutory instrument which intended to ban demonstrations and threats on the judicial service by President Robert Mugabe. The ban has since been lifted after Justice Priscilla Chigumba ruled it out as unconstitutional following a High Court challenge by activists who were being … Continue reading Churches vow not to submit to President Mugabe