ministendaibiti

MDC: When the White Factor doubts

A few months back I wrote a piece in which I drew a distinction between those who govern and those who rule. I asserted that both before and after the inclusive Government, Zanu-PF continued to pr...

Murdered in cold blood ... Col Muammar Gaddafi

MDC: Building a war psychosis

In the early eighties I had a friend who worked in the security establishment. He was in charge of VIP protection. One day he was tasked to ensure a VVIP was transported to Kushinga-Pikhelela, tra...

clarke

OPSR: The reforms Zimbabwe badly needs

I was most amused to hear Morgan Tsvangirai, the MDC-T president threatening Generals for political involvement. He, of all people! Just two weeks before, the man had met with one General Wesley C...

enrico

Zanu-PF: Fending off, fighting on

As the story of TB Joshua rages on, rages towards its denouement, I have been reminded of the church politics in England of the late middle ages. And of course church politics necessarily meant th...

tb_joshua4

Mugabe: The history we have

One stubborn day in April, the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand and Twelve, President Mugabe stolidly walked back to Harare, clearly defying Press and prophecy.
The week before had been abuzz w...

David Cameron

Zanu-PF: Thinking real, thinking ahead

This column has in the past highlighted US and other western manoeuvres in central and the horn of Africa, all under the guise of fighting Joseph Kony and that will-of-the-wisp called Al Qaeda. ...

sentamu

MDC-T: Inventing a matching scandal

Before the 1789 revolution which gave a bloody full-stop to the Frankish Monarchical line, France was an unliked, war-mongering polity. That dubious status continued during the “reign” of...