February 23, 2019
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LATEST: ED ‘sneaks’ out of Zimbabwe

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa surprisingly turned up in neighbouring South Africa Thursday to attend an outreach meeting organised for African leaders by the BRICS group. The group brings together five major emerging economies – Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. The Pretoria government’s department of international relations and cooperation (DIRCO) released a Continue Reading:

Mnangagwa sounding more like Mugabe

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa’s recent utterances that government would take unspecified action on lawyers providing free legal advice and doctors voluntarily attending to victims of last month’s violent crackdown on protests by the security forces is an assault on civil liberties, and dents his administration’s promises to implement bold political reforms. The military’s Continue Reading:

How to manage post-colonial Zimbabwe

By TINASHE NYAMUNDA || There seems to be an enduring fascination with technocrats and general confidence in their capacity, despite their disappointing records. A lot has been written about the failings of the ZANU-PF regime in Zimbabwe since the 1980s. Analyses of economic collapse that correctly and consistently point to the capacity and shortcomings of this […]Continue Reading: