African Union chairman President Mugabe with AU Commission chairperson Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma and president of the AU Staff AssociationSalah Saddiq Hammad at the AU Headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

President’s crowning moment

Reason Wafawarova On Thursday For the oppressed and the poor, President Mugabe is the heroic icon signifying principle, defiance, bravery, endurance and African pride.
Minister of Local Government, Public Works and National Housing Saviour Kasukuwere

Reforming Zanu-PF

Reason Wafawarova on Thursday ZANU-PF Politburo member and Minister of Media, Information and Broadcasting Services Professor Jonathan Moyo says the “best way to reform ZANU-PF is from within,” corre...
odinga

Africa’s leadership failure

Regardless of the indisputable meddlesome machinations of the imperialist West, the overthrow of Kwame Nkrumah cannot be entirely divorced from the fact that at the material time many Ghanaians were ...
PRESIDENT MUGABE

Leadership: What the people want

Reason Wafawarova On Thursday To many people in and outside ZANU-PF, the party’s 6th National Congress held in December was barely related to its official theme, “Accelerated implementation of Zim-As...
President Mugabe and First Lady Amai Grace Mugabe waving to supporters at a rally last year

ZIM REVOLUTION AND THE MUGABE LEGACY

REASON WAFAWAROVA Last week newzimbabwe.com published an article titled “President Mugabe’s Balance Sheet,” by one Dinizilo Mbiko Macaphulana, a self-professed intellectual whose wide reading is far ...

Politics and loyalty

Reason Wafawarova on Thursday IN political commentary and conversation, the word loyal is quite common, although most of the time it is used as spin. The prosaic, pragmatic, and sometimes pernicious ...
Cde Didymus Mutasa

Tragedy of presumptuous ambitions

Reason Wafawarova On Thursday THE decision to become a Head of State and Government must be one made under a very definite set of circumstances, not some thoughtless audacity driven by blind insatiab...
Morgan Tsvangirai

Muckraking politics

Reason Wafawarowa on Thursday It is a given reality that any competition in political life looks like a contest of words and images, and protagonists will always resort to the use of colourful descri...

Zim’s seething dream

Reason Wafawarova On Thursday GIVEN our liberation struggle and its legacy, our present-day politics cannot be divorced from the tenets of its own foundations, and the upcoming December Congress must...
President Mugabe

Factionalism, the revolution Part II

Reason Wafawarova On Thursday The ZANU-PF Government has over the years made our revolutionary message very clear to every nation; that we are ready to pay any cost, face any consequences, encounter ...
Amai Grace Mugabe's entrance into mainstream politics shook the
status quo

Factionalism and the revolution

Reason Wafawarova On Thursday WE have seen dramatic, if not comical infighting between the warring Zanu-PF factions in the past few months, and one has to spare a thought for the revolution, if in th...
First Lady Dr Grace Mugabe

Winning with the people

Reason Wafawarova on Thursday IN Africa our politicians generally have this uncongenial disposition that says winning an election is simply a matter of party affiliation, and this is not without basi...