Jonathan Moyo

Manheru: Adieus and Hello Zimbabwe!

THE OTHER SIDE NATHANIEL MANHERU IT’S been many seasons ever since this column was launched, more accurately ever since I adopted it from its “tired” founder, Professor Jonathan Moyo. While I know Na...
Dr Joice Mujuru

Zimbabwe: The passing of Neo-Colonial Man

THE OTHER SIDE NATHANIEL MANHERU The year 1970 saw the birth of a publication titled “The Passing of Tribal Man in Africa”. Edited by a Canadian academic, the late Peter C. W. Gutkind, the publicatio...
Nkosana Moyo

Zimbabwe: Where knowledge is innocent

Nathaniel Manheru THE OTHER SIDE— ONE quote which high school history pupils in this country spout out with remarkable ease is one attributed to Otto von Bismarck, the German aristocrat and lea...
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South Africans: How I wish I was one!

The Other Side: Nathaniel Manheru It is very easy to think it is the flash, not the flame; that burns big logs. The local media excitedly reported on the resignation of an aide of Mujuru’s Nats, in t...
Tsvangirai (right) and other opposition leaders listen to Mutasa’s address during a flopped Nera demonstration in Harare on Wednesday

Opposition: Jacobinism in times of plenty

Nathaniel Manheru: THE OTHER SIDE So it’s true after all? That Tsvangirai’s MDC benefited from Mai Mujuru and her late departed hero-husband, Chauya-Chauya’s Mavambo project? So why was she denying i...
Joice Mujuru

Economy: Soko Risina Musoro

Nathaniel Manheru: THE OTHER SIDE Gentle reader, I think it is a sheer waste of national time to focus on the collapse of ZimPF, spectacular though that may be. There was nothing unexpected about Zim...
Joice Mujuru

History: None but themselves!

Nathaniel Manheru: THE OTHER SIDE— IT has been a week of laughter and good political humour, not least because my party triumphed in Bikita West, but also because of the clotted reasoning and p...
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Zimbabwe: False counts, false markers

The Other Side: Nathaniel Manheru A key strategy of imperialism is raising false dust so as to cloud national focus and vision. Or to blur a clear identification and knowledge of who the real enemy i...