The Elders have called on the heads of state of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) to consider how they can support a successful and inclusive transition in Zimbabwe that will return stability and growth to the country.
Platform for Youth Development Trust (PYD) welcomes the visit to Chipinge by the Minister of Environment, Water and Climate last week. Minister Muchinguri’s visit to Chipinge was a response to the distressed calls by villagers in Middle Sabi along Save Valley conservancy due to Human and Wildlife conflict.
In a recent interview Cde George Rutanhire poured blame on Joice Mujuru for the loss in battle of one Cde Chipembere and for climbing the ladder of command by using her then youthful good looks and affectionate indiscretions with senior commanders. This has left a bad taste in my mouth. Let me make one thing clear — I write as a genuine war veteran not as a Zimbabwe People First sympathiser. However, when an injustice is glaringly obvious, I will always speak without fear or favour.
Recent comments by South Africa’s International Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane, to the effect that her government would not intervene in the Zimbabwean crisis, as the people of that country could sort out their own problems through the 2018 elections, exhibits the most worrisome height of naïvety and disingenuity, not to be expected of a regional power, as it is a very serious abrogation of its responsibility.
Maputo (AIM) – Gunmen of the Mozambican rebel movement Renamo wounded four people, two of them seriously, in an ambush on Sunday against a convoy travelling under armed escort from Vanduzi to the Luenha river in the central province of Manica.