Features, Opinion & Analysis

4 days ago | January 17, 2019

Nine facts, myths about Zim mayhem

On  Monday and Tuesday, the opposition in Zimbabwe staged what they called a national “shutdown” which was supposed to ...

Editorial Comment: MDC-A unleashes touts to punish supporters

It is unusual for a political party to threaten, assault and destroy the livelihoods of its own supporters and voters, ...

A tyranny of a rogue minority

Democracy is belief in political freedom and equality, it is the core principle that this country’s political system is ...

The evil hand of civil society, MDC-Alliance

This week, Zimbabwe’s opposition MDC-Alliance, civil society organisations and NGOs fronted a so-called shutdown that ...

Citizens must complement Govt efforts

The word Government is the talk of the day whenever issues of economic development, employment and investment are being ...

How can the predatory nature of development efforts be tamed?

Many rural communities in low-income countries are fed up with the predatory nature of external development initiatives.

7 days ago | January 15, 2019

MPs’ decision to forgo swanky vehicles noble

Last week, Zanu-PF legislators, who are a majority in the National Assembly, decided and announced that they would now ...

EDITORIAL: Stop using children to push political agenda

The hallmark of a functioning democracy like Zimbabwe is that in any election, citizens are allowed to make a free ...

1 week ago | January 14, 2019

Editorial Comment: Govt commitment to austerity welcome

The decision to suspend purchase of condition-of-service vehicles for ministers announced on Friday should leave no ...

Storm clouds are brewing for the global economy

International trade and investment have softened. Trade tensions remain elevated. Several large emerging markets ...

A peek into ‘This Side of Nothingness’

Life itself loses lustre if all that one can think of is one’s demise, as if death is not borne of life. Death drives ...

1 week ago | January 12, 2019

Editorial Comment: PC Platinum are no pushovers

FC Platinum plunge into the biggest match in their history today when they host South African giants Orlando Pirates at ...

‘Essential to invest forex in production’

A top beverage manufacturer torched a storm recently when it sought to sell its products in United States dollars. The ...

First Lady rewrites the gender narrative. . . as she commits to ...

By reaching out to this vulnerable and yet important demographic group, Cde Mnangagwa will not only address the issue ...

Chamisa talks, what talks?

As for the way forward, President Mnangagwa has made it clear that there is no need to talk to losers. Chamisa cannot be ...