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3 hours ago | July 18, 2018

Inside Chamisa’s improbable winter of discontent

On  Monday we woke up to a screaming headline in an opposition-leaning newspaper that told us that the MDC-Alliance had ...

2 days ago | July 16, 2018

Politicisation of vocabulary

Reason Wafawarova on Monday It has become common practice that political foes often depart from the conventional meaning ...

4 days ago | July 14, 2018

(UNDER THE EAVES with Igomombe) Chamisa: Hello Mister Proudhon!

Where I come from you don’t begrudge a child for darning clay into a mighty ‘bull’. That is called creative play, for ...

ENGLAND, IN A WAY ARE, A REMINDER OF MY WARRIORS

THE last time Moscow’s Luzhniki Stadium hosted such a huge contingent of English fans was exactly 10 years ago and about ...

2 weeks ago | July 5, 2018

White City Stadium attack: Lessons learnt

Hildegarde The Arena TODAY marks 14 days since the barbaric and heinous attack at White City Stadium in Bulawayo, when ...

2 weeks ago | July 4, 2018

MDC must play the ball, not ref

Zimbabwe is in the homestretch towards its harmonised elections, that quinquennial political jamboree which, like all ...

2 weeks ago | July 2, 2018

Democratic elections and media responsibility

Reason Wafawarova on Monday The role of the media in a democratic election is pivotal in that it keeps voters informed ...

3 weeks ago | June 30, 2018

(UNDER THE EAVES with Igomombe) Opposition: Trapped in own ...

Hey hoo, the Zimbabwe Defence Forces have a new quartermaster! One who knows it all, and manages the national armoury ...

3 weeks ago | June 25, 2018

Identity in politics

When an ideology enslaves someone into narrow-mindedness it is serving the wrong purpose. An ideology must be a fountain ...

4 weeks ago | June 23, 2018

Sharuko on Saturday

HE walked with the majesty of a Warrior and the indomitable force of a Beast — his boy in his left hand and his girl in ...

4 weeks ago | June 21, 2018

US withdrawal from UNHRC: What does it mean?

The rate at which the Trump administration is withdrawing its membership from legally constituted international bodies ...

4 weeks ago | June 20, 2018

A tale of two British envoys

Bronnert is a British diplomat. Her latest job is the Director-General Economic and Global Issues at the Foreign & ...

1 month ago | June 18, 2018

Elections, promises and cheap politicking

WITH just a few weeks before the elections on July 30, presidential candidates might feel tempted to promise the world ...

1 month ago | June 16, 2018

Sharuko on Saturday

ONE of the refreshing dominant themes from the messages posted by the Warriors, who were in South Africa for the COSAFA ...

1 month ago | June 13, 2018

Mugabe: Factor or bogeyman on July 30?

At a bar somewhere a guy – possibly some political party panjandrum or activist - was shouting knowingly and betting his ...