Mr speaker sir

4 months ago | May 17, 2018

Of ‘goats’ and gridlocks…Mbudzi roundabout crying out for ...

Zvamaida Murwira Mr Speaker Sir Mr Speaker Sir, the mere thought of passing through that roundabout is as stressful as ...

7 months ago | March 8, 2018

Parly should intensify oversight role

Farirai Machivenyika Mr Speaker Sir Portfolio committees proceedings hogged the limelight in the past few weeks, with ...

1 year ago | April 7, 2017

Stop the rot in parastatals!

Lloyd Gumbo Mr Speaker, Sir Sometimes one wonders if corruption in Government institutions will ever end. And whether ...

2 years ago | March 17, 2017

MPs should not contribute during public hearings

Lloyd Gumbo Mr Speaker Sir Zanu-PF MP for Marondera Central, Lawrence Katsiru stirred a hornet’s nest this week when he ...

2 years ago | March 3, 2017

Pointless Points of Order steal Question Time

Lloyd Gumbo Mr Speaker Sir Question Time every Wednesday and Thursday in the National Assembly and the Senate ...

2 years ago | February 24, 2017

ZACC needs teeth to fight graft

Mr Speaker Sir, Lloyd Gumbo President Mugabe raised an important point during his 93rd birthday interview with Zimbabwe ...

2 years ago | February 17, 2017

Parly committees mustn’t impede service delivery

Lloyd Gumbo Mr Speaker, Sir, Parliamentary portfolio and thematic committees have done a lot by summoning public ...

2 years ago | January 27, 2017

MPs must behave honourably in public

Lloyd Gumbo Mr Speaker Sir There is a growing disturbing trend among Members of Parliament who are given to fighting or ...

2 years ago | January 13, 2017

Bell tolls for incompetent MPs

Lloyd Gumbo: Mr Speaker Sir With the next harmonised elections coming up next year, one is tempted to feel sorry for the ...

2 years ago | January 6, 2017

Foreign artistes bleeding economy

Lloyd Gumbo Mr Speaker Sir— Zimbabweans have overwhelmingly embraced the bond notes introduced by the Central Bank ...

2 years ago | December 30, 2016

Of prisoners and conjugal visits

Lloyd Gumbo Mr Speaker Sir — This week’s edition of The Sunday Mail had an interesting but depressing piece on ...

2 years ago | December 23, 2016

More still needed in exporting graduates

Lloyd Gumbo Mr Speaker Sir— In 2016 alone, Zimbabwe churned out about 20 000 graduates from its State universities ...

2 years ago | December 9, 2016

Bond notes: RBZ has its work cut out

Lloyd Gumbo Mr Speaker, Sir Bond notes came and were overwhelmingly embraced by Zimbabweans despite spirited attempts to ...

2 years ago | December 2, 2016

Parly committees are not courts

Lloyd Gumbo Mr Speaker Sir— The current Parliament has been lauded as one of the most vibrant in recent years ...

2 years ago | October 28, 2016

Parly broadcasting: ZBC must not over-censor itself

Lloyd Gumbo: Mr Speaker Sir Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation has for the third time in as many weeks outdone itself as ...