Biti Dismisses 2018 elections, renews call for NTA

By Wisdom Mumera People’s Democratic Party (PDP) leader Tendai Biti says the 2018 general elections are irrelevant as they will not be able to bring the transformation that Zimbabwe requires. The general elections expected in less than six months are being viewed by others as the vehicle through which the country can transform itself politically, socially and economically. However, according to Biti, Zimbabwe is in … Continue reading Biti Dismisses 2018 elections, renews call for NTA

MDC Alliance in race against time

By Wisdom Mumera With less than 6 months to go before the 2018 general elections, the MDC Alliance faces a race against time to regroup in the face of acrimonious divisions within their coalition and also in the respective parties. Various observers say the power tussles in the Morgan Tsvangirai led MDC-T simply translate to problems for the alliance whilst coalition divisions don’t bode well … Continue reading MDC Alliance in race against time

Former MDC MP Roy Bennett Dies In New Mexico

By Staff Reporter Politician and former Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) legislator for Chimanimani constituency Roy Leslie Bennett who was affectionately known as Pachedu meaning (Between us) has died. According to news filtering through social media, Bennett and his wife Heather Bennett were confirmed to have been tragically killed in a helicopter crash in New Mexico on Thursday. MDC-T Vice President and Kuwadzana East legislator Nelson … Continue reading Former MDC MP Roy Bennett Dies In New Mexico

Cyber Bill now at AG’s office

By Daniel Chigundu The much awaited Cyber Crimes and Cyber Security Bill which is meant among other things to regulate the use of internet and protect users is reportedly being finalised at the Attorney-General’s Office (AG) before being sent to Cabinet for approval. The proposed Bill, whose draft was circulated last year, is widely seen by many as government’s measure to close the country’s cyber … Continue reading Cyber Bill now at AG’s office

Tsvangirai, Biti please bury the hatchet: Musewe

Economist-cum-politician Vince Musewe has urged leading opposition politicians Morgan Tsvangirai of MDC-T and Tendai Biti of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) to bury their differences and unite for the good of the country. Tsvangirai and Biti reportedly fell-out in 2014 after the later called for the renewal of MDC-T, a development believed to have been targeted at the long-standing opposition leader. Tsvangirai has been at … Continue reading Tsvangirai, Biti please bury the hatchet: Musewe

We won’t beg Tsvangirai or Mujuru to join Coalition of Democrats (CODE)

  By Daniel Chigundu Current Coalition of Democrats (CODE) President Farai Mbira says they are not going to beg any political party to join the coalition, but everyone is welcome to join them. Opposition parties in the country are currently working towards a grand coalition thought to be the missing link in unseating President Robert Mugabe who has led the country since 1980. About nine opposition … Continue reading We won’t beg Tsvangirai or Mujuru to join Coalition of Democrats (CODE)

Government is running a pyramid scheme: Tendai Biti

by Daniel Chigundu People’s Democratic Party (PDP) President Tendai Biti says the country is facing a serious financial crisis such that people are transacting using fictitious money which doesn’t exist in banks. A lot of people have been experiencing torrid times in trying to access their money from banks but have been having little success, with such banks as FBC and CBZ giving US$50 a day. … Continue reading Government is running a pyramid scheme: Tendai Biti