Ramaphosa’s Zimbabwe envoys are compromised, they should be withdrawn

Ramaphosa’s Zimbabwe envoys are compromised, they should be withdrawn

We are calling on President Cyril Ramaphosa to withdraw his appointment of Baleka Mbete and Sydney Mufamadi as Special envoys to Zimbabwe because of their political bias towards the ZANU-PF-led regime in Zimbabwe.

Quiet diplomacy or quiet complicity

Quiet diplomacy or quiet complicity

Then hundreds of people were butchered… Ramaphosa needs to show real leadership

Mnangagwa risks spat with Ramaphosa, blocks envoys from meeting rivals

Mnangagwa risks spat with Ramaphosa, blocks envoys from meeting rivals

HARARE – President Emmerson Mnangagwa risked a diplomatic spat with South Africa on Monday after blocking two special envoys sent by President Cyril Ramaphosa to gather information on human rights violations in Zimbabwe from meeting his rivals and rights groups.

SA human rights abuses documented

JOHANNESBURG - Shocking violations of basic human rights being perpetrated on Zimbabwe farm labourers by South African farmers and government officials were laid bare...

Govt gives white farmers ultimatum

JOHANNESBURG - White farmers in South Africa have been given an ultimatum by National Land Claims...

Mutasa threatens Independent

HARARE - Didymus Mutasa, the Minister of State Security has threatened to sue the privately-owned Zimbabwe...

Vacancies at CAJ News

Africa's fasted growing news agency, the Centre for African Journalists (CAJ News) has four vacancies for...

Slashing zeroes proves failure

By a Correspondent
HARARE - Seeking as ever to divert attention from the country's worsening economic...

Jamming continues

LONDON - The Zimbabwean government might be winning the "odd battle" in their attempts to...

Letters 17-08-06

Gono successfully derails mass action
EDITOR - The simple truth is that Mugabe is substantially if not...

Will they have the guts?

Elsewhere in this newspaper we carry a story about Mugabe throwing his toys because of a...

The rise of Gideon Gono

HARARE - The Reserve Bank Governor, Gideon Gono, has assumed powers that go well...

Siyaya rocks Edinburgh

EDINBURGH - Siyaya's energetic musical extravaganza tHAtHA and its brand new musical, Onke Ose, premiering at...

Awards triumph for Bulawayo writers

Bulawayo Publishers 'amaBooks won three first prizes and one third prize at the Zimbabwe Book Publishers...

The Book of Not

The Book of Not
By Tsitsi Dangarembga
Ayebia Clarke Publishing Ltd.
August 2006
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Dangarembga makes a welcome...

Mugabe slates diaspora breadwinners

HARARE - In a speech full of hardline rhetoric and aggressive anti-Western sentiments, President Mugabe used...