Mliswa savages Mphoko in Parly …accuses him of protecting violent youths

By Daniel Chigundu NORTON legislator Temba Mliswa has castigated Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko for demanding the release of Zanu PF youths who were arrested for violence in Bulawayo a few weeks ago. The youths were trying to stop the Bulawayo Provincial executive from meeting, accusing the leadership of being aligned to under fire party commissar Saviour Kasukuwere. Adding his voice in the National Assembly to …

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Mliswa savages Mphoko in Parly …accuses him of protecting violent youths

By Daniel Chigundu NORTON legislator Temba Mliswa has castigated Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko for demanding the release of Zanu PF youths who were arrested for violence in Bulawayo a few weeks ago. The youths were trying to stop the Bulawayo Provincial executive from meeting, accusing the leadership of being aligned to under fire party commissar Saviour Kasukuwere. Adding his voice in the National Assembly to …

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Villagers forced to donate towards Mugabe Rally

By Staff Reporter ZANU PF activists in Manicaland Province are forcing villagers to donate money towards the “Interface with the youth rally” which will be addressed by President Robert Mugabe tomorrow (Friday) at Sakubva Stadium, a local human rights watchdog has said. In a statement Zimbabwe Peace Project (ZPP) accused the Zanu PF leadership of forcing citizens to attend the rally saying the move was …

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ERC applauds Zanu PF peace call …but urges follow-up action

By Daniel Chigundu THE Election Resource Centre (ERC) has praised Zanu PF spokesperson Simon Khaya Moyo for denouncing violence as the country gears for the impending 2018 general elections. Since 2000 Zimbabwean elections have generally been characterised by political violence which has seen people sustaining serious injuries and others dying, while property worth millions of dollars has been destroyed. In a statement ERC said the …

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Open Parly ZW Election Reporting Bootcamp for Bloggers & Citizen Journalists | Apply Now

Zimbabwe is scheduled to have harmonized elections in 2018. Prior to an election, the media has the duty to ensure that the public is informed about relevant electoral matters such as the political parties, candidates, campaign issues and voting processes. Bloggers & Citizen journalists play an important role & have an obligation to ensure voters understand how to exercise their vote. We are inviting bloggers & citizen journalists …

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Tsvangirai targets youths …as NERA takes voter education to Bulawayo

By Daniel Chigundu NATIONAL Electoral Reforms Agenda (NERA) current convenor Morgan Tsvangirai is expected to encourage Bulawayo youths to register and vote in the coming general elections. Zimbabwe is set to hold general elections in 2018 and political parties are currently urging their supporters to register when the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) embark on its topical Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) exercise in the coming weeks. …

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Is Dr. Nkosana Moyo the dark horse in the 2018 Presidential elections

By Tariro Daphne Senderayi  There has been a lot of names fielded for Zimbabwe’s 2018 presidential elections. Of interest is a renowned technocrat Dr. Nkosana Moyo the former Minister of Industry and International Trade. Some would call him the Simba Makoni of the race whilst some have been more receptive, referring to him as one of the most ‘sober’ presidential candidates. News of him possibly running …

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Govt urged to consider youths on tenders

By Nkanyiso Ncube ZIMBABWE Youth Council (ZYC) has called on government to consider young entrepreneurs when awarding tenders and to also include them across all sectors of the economy in line with the country’s indigenous policies. The call comes after President Robert Mugabe commissioned the US$3 billion Beitbridge-Harare-Chirundu dualisation project which could be Zimbabwe’s biggest infrastructure project since 1980 when the country got its independence. …

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No one forced to attend Zanu PF rallies- Mnangangwa

By Nkanyiso Ncube VICE President Emmerson Mnangangwa yesterday rubbished claims that people are forced to attend Zanu PF rallies. Responding to a question raised by Mutare Central legislator Innocent Gonese on whether it was government policy to shutdown business when Zanu PF was holding its star rallies, Mnangangwa said there was no such policy and if there was anyone who was forced there are free …

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We created 2 million jobs already: Zanu PF

By Daniel Chigundu LABOUR and Social Welfare Deputy Minister Tapiwa Matangaidze told Parliament that Zanu PF has already created the promised 2 million jobs. Zanu PF in its 2013 election manifesto, promised to create about 2.2 million to help reduce the country’s unemployment rate which is said to be around 89 percent. Lack of employment opportunities has affected the youths mostly as they constitute about …

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