Zimbabwe leader Robert Mugabe assumed chairmanship of  the Sadc regional bloc in Victoria Falls on Monday. Picture by Aaron Ufumeli

Zanu PF succession: Mugabe now spectator, victim

Zimbabwe has known only one leader since independence and that is President Robert Mugabe. Now that the President has turned 90, slowed down and is on his way out one way or the other, it is also … [Read More...]

Zimbabwe leader Robert Mugabe assumed chairmanship of  the Sadc regional bloc in Victoria Falls on Monday. Picture by Aaron Ufumeli

Zanu PF succession: Mugabe now spectator, victim

Zimbabwe has known only one leader since independence and that is President Robert Mugabe. Now that the President has turned 90, slowed down and is on his way out one way or the other, it is also … [Read More...]

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“Illegal sanctions”: Zanu-PF`s Big Lie

The myth of sanctions If you tell a big lie, and you tell it often enough, people will believe it. The attribution of this to Josef Goebbels, Hitler’s propaganda minister, is fiercely contested. … [Read More...]

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Urban Life Without Water

In one section of Chitungwiza, an outer suburb of Harare, some children under 10 years old walk to the “toilet” at the same time. “But that is not possible,” I tell my niece Shamiso and her husband … [Read More...]

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Zanu pins hopes on EU measures removal

Zanu (PF) is pinning its hopes to revive the economy on the total removal of targeted measures and resumption of direct funding by the European Union. The EU has indicated that it will resume dealing … [Read More...]

[FFZE Pictures] No water, no power – what has our government done for us?

No running water, frequent blackouts and garbage piling up by the side of the road -- these are the scenes of daily life for people in Zimbabwe's capital, Harare. In what should be a prosperous and … [Read More...]