Zimbabwe’s Media, Public Domain Has More About Sports Than , Poverty, Political Oppression & Rural Famine.

Zimbabwe’s Media, Public Domain Has More About Sports Than , Poverty, Political Oppression & Rural Famine.

IN my more than two decades in academia and as a politician I have heard again and again the often repeated assertion that  the bond of any professional and ethical media practitioner is the maxim, “Facts are sacrosanct and opinion is free”, and with equal measure I have heard it repeated by rogue states and politicians that, “You are free to express yourself, but you cannot be guaranteed your freedom after expression”. In Zimbabwe during…

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MDC-T Call For Investigation Into Grace’s Unlawful Public Utterances

MDC-T Call For Investigation Into Grace’s Unlawful Public Utterances

MDC-T CALLS FOR LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES INVESTIGATION INTO GRACE MUGABE’S ‘, IRRESPONSIBLE, THREATENING, UNCOUTH CRIMINALLY UNLAWFUL PUBLIC UTTERANCES FIRST Lady Grace Mugabe should be investigated for “criminal utterances” after declaring Mashonaland Central a “no-go area” for opposition parties, the MDC-T has said. In a statement Monday, party spokesperson Obert Gutu said Grace was singlehandedly scaring investors and turning the country into a banana republic. “Whatever Grace Mugabe says should be taken very seriously by all…

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‘Zimbabwe’s Education System Is A Deadly Human Conveyor Belt Into An Ailing Economy’

‘Zimbabwe’s Education System Is A Deadly Human Conveyor Belt Into An Ailing Economy’

AS an educationist with extensive teaching experience at university level, I feel particularly saddened that the young people who are graduating in their thousands every year from all manner of colleges in the country are unable to obtain formal employment through which they can put their skills to use in assisting with the development of the country. Zimbabwe is churning out no less than ten thousand graduates every year from its many universities and colleges….

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‘Zanu PF Matebeleland Victory Comes With Upsurge In Unemployment Nationwide’-Discent Collins Bajila

MDC led by Welshman Ncube’s member Discent Collins Bajila has said the inroads gained by Zanu PF winning most parts of Matabeleland South and now gaining seats in Bulawayo has come with an upsurge in the joblessness in the country. Bajila said on 12 October 2015 it marked a full decade since the split of MDC. “The dream of a prosperous Zimbabwe was deferred,” he said. “Today (12 October) ZANU ( PF ) has full…

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‘Zanu PF Incompetence Cause, Girl Child Poverty, School Dropout, Fuelling HIV’-MDC

‘Zanu PF Incompetence Cause, Girl Child Poverty, School Dropout, Fuelling HIV’-MDC

THE incompetence of the Zanu PF regime, epitomised by the failing economy is driving the girl child into poverty leaving many exposed to sexual abuse, the opposition MDC party has warned. President Robert Mugabe’s party has been in power for 35 years since independence in 1980 but the country has grappled with a serious economic crisis over the past decade and a half. The Welshman Ncube-led party said Zanu PF’s continued stay in power has…

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MDC Council Of Elders To Determine MP, Priscilla Misihairabwi-Mushonga’s Future

MDC Council Of Elders To Determine MP, Priscilla Misihairabwi-Mushonga’s Future

THE Welshman Ncube led MDC has tasked its Council of Elders to consider if the party must heed growing calls for the ouster of its under fire MP, Priscilla Misihairabwi-Mushonga. The former regional integration minister and, now, Matebeleland South proportional representation MP, is in the eye of the storm for allegedly fanning divisions in the party. MDC youths, backed by party women, have in the past few days upped the campaign for the firebrand legislator…

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‘Cabinet Reshuffle Humiliate &Reduce Zanu PF Matebeleland Ministers Influence ‘-Ncube

‘Cabinet Reshuffle Humiliate &Reduce Zanu PF Matebeleland Ministers Influence ‘-Ncube

OPPOSITION MDC leader Welshman Ncube has accused President Robert Mugabe of humiliating Zanu PF ministers from Matebeleland and reducing their influence in government with his three cabinet reshuffles in less than a year. The cabinet changes were supposedly intended to weed out suspected loyalists of former vice president Joice Mujuru who was ousted for allegedly plotting a coup against Mugabe. Analysts say the reshuffles, effected since the December 2014 split in the top echelons of…

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Opposition Threaten Disruption &Parly Suspends Mugabe Live TV& Radio Broadcast After

Opposition Threaten Disruption &Parly Suspends Mugabe Live TV& Radio Broadcast After

PARLIAMENT suspended live television and radio broadcasting of a speech by President Robert Mugabe on Tuesday after the main opposition party threatened to disrupt the event. Opposition groups booed and heckled Mugabe about the deteriorating economy in August during his state of the nation address in parliament. Innocent Gonese of the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) told parliament that the MDC would disrupt proceedings to protest against anonymous death threats to opposition legislators if…

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‘The Death Of Infrastructure In Zimbabwe’-Welshman Ncube

‘The Death Of Infrastructure In Zimbabwe’-Welshman Ncube

WE know from studying Greco-Roman history that civilisations do die, especially if the momentum of human enlightenment is not maintained. Civilisations are also killed by wars, diseases and the abuse of political power. Actually, the world’s most exciting archeological discoveries in the Middle East, North African and Mediterranean regions are based on civilisations that died. I am writing this rather cryptic introduction because in Zimbabwe, we are under the rule of a Zanu PF dynasty…

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“Mugabe Must Stop Handing Out Cabinet Posts Like Sweets To Friends”-MDC

“Mugabe Must Stop  Handing Out Cabinet Posts Like Sweets To Friends”-MDC

THE MDC formation led by Professor Welshman Ncube says President Robert Mugabe must stop “handing out cabinet posts as if he is giving sweets to his friends” at a time when the economy is dwindling. The party said this at the weekend when it was reacting to the aging leader’s Friday appointments in which he added an astounding 14 ministers to an already bloated cabinet. In his latest cabinet appointments, Mugabe created other ministries before…

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