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‘Mudhidhi’ comments haunt Chamisa
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‘Mudhidhi’ comments haunt Chamisa

MDC Alliance leader, Mr Nelson Chamisa, has been slammed for derogatory and sexist comments he made about Olympic Gold medalist Kirsty Coventry’s appointment as Youth, Sport, Arts and Recreation Minister. Minister Coventry was sworn in at State House on Monday as part of President Mnangagwa’s 20-member Cabinet. Mr Chamisa drew widespread condemnation over his choice...

Chamisa orders elected Mayor to step down
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Chamisa orders elected Mayor to step down

MDC Alliance president Mr Nelson Chamisa has ordered the newly elected Masvingo Mayor Clr Collins Maboke to step down or be recalled over allegations of defying a party directive. Clr Maboke of Ward 2, who is also a practising lawyer, won when he polled seven votes against Ward 4 councillor, Clr Godfrey Kurauone, who bagged...

Latest on Chamisa’s ‘inauguration’ as ‘president’ by AFP
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Latest on Chamisa’s ‘inauguration’ as ‘president’ by AFP

Zimbabwe’s main opposition party will this week hold a mock inauguration to name its leader Nelson Chamisa as the country’s president, highlighting its claims the July 30 election was rigged. Chamisa, who heads the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC), narrowly lost to Emmerson Mnangagwa in Zimbabwe’s first election since the ousting of long-time ruler Robert...

Con-Court jokes flood social media
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Con-Court jokes flood social media

Harare lawyer Regina Bwanali, who was representing the fifth respondent, Dr Noah Manyika, at the Constitutional Court was at the centre of social media banter after presenting her application to the court. Although the court ruled against her application, her issue had taken over an hour of the proceedings and – with the nation glued...

Bartender stabs disrespectful customer
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Bartender stabs disrespectful customer

A BARTENDER from Ntabazinduna allegedly stabbed a customer twice with a knife for “disrespecting him.” Mr Givemore Zhou (25) was admitted to the United Bulawayo Hospitals after Nkosilathi Mpofu (26) brutally attacked him. Mpofu pleaded guilty to attempted murder when he appeared before Bulawayo Magistrate Ms Nyaradzo Ringisai who remanded him in custody to August...

Mwonzora the right candidate to tave over from Chamisa
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Mwonzora the right candidate to tave over from Chamisa

ZANU PF has been charged of trying to sponsor divisions within the primary resistance MDC-T camp led by Nelson Chamisa by pressing his secretary-general Douglas Mwonzora to takeover party management. MDC-T secretary-general Douglas MwonzoraSpeaking at a Press meeting on Tuesday, Zimbabwe Nationwide Liberation War Veterans’ Organization (ZNLWVA) secretary-general and Zanu PF main committee associate Victor...

ED will remain the president
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ED will remain the president

VICE-PRESIDENT Constantino Chiwenga on Tuesday insisted President-elect Emmerson Mnangagwa will remain at the helm of the country even after the determination of MDC Alliance presidential hopeful, Nelson Chamisa’s Constitutional Court (ConCourt) petition challenging his win on July 30. Speaking at Inyati Imhenyu Farm in Banket on Tuesday, Chiwenga said Mnangagwa would still be President after...

AJJF jurists jet in to observe ConCourt proceedings
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AJJF jurists jet in to observe ConCourt proceedings

Arnold Tsunga, Africa director at International Commission of Jurists, yesterday disclosed that three jurists had already been accredited to observe Chamisa’s presidential petition. “The Africa Judges and Jurists Forum will be represented by secretary-general Martin Masiga from Uganda, Retired Chief Justice Earnest Sakala of Zambia and Justice Isaac Lenaola from the Supreme Court of Kenya,”...

We never accussed HE Mnangagwa
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We never accussed HE Mnangagwa

The European Union has released a statement denying that its ambassador, Philippe Van Damme accused President Emmerson Mnangagwa of lying. We publish the statement in full below: The Delegation of the European Union to Zimbabwe has taken note of articles in the press, which insinuated that Ambassador Phillippe Van Damme, Head of the EU Delegation,...