There are a number of causes and actors for the mass action that occurred in Zimbabwe on Wednesday, 6 July 2016. Some reasons being more immediate than others, and some actors being more key than others, but all contributing at varying levels to the national strike/shutdown (whatever you prefer to call it.) The particular differenceREAD MORE
“plus ça change, plus c’est la même chose” Jean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr I wonder if Jean Baptiste knew that these words would later shape themselves into a phrase that would be echoed across the world and be widely relevant almost 200 years later. Although perhaps, the phrase itself would show that it was here to stay,READ MORE
Mythology has it that human life is priceless – this sentiment has been reinforced as long as I can remember and is taken as a basic human truth. It is echoed in the Bible when King Solomon had to determine the mother of a child and did so by ordering that the child be splitREAD MORE
“For the purposes of this Convention, “enforced disappearance” is considered to be the arrest, detention, abduction or any other form of deprivation of liberty by agents of the State or by persons or groups of persons acting with the authorization, support or acquiescence of the State, followed by a refusal to acknowledge the deprivation ofREAD MORE
It was hard to feel safe during the time after the Anti-Porn Act was passed and hooligans across the country were undressing women (owing, in large part, to remarks from Minister of Ethics and Integrity Simon Lokodo). Anyone was game. Skirts. Tights. Jeans. As different boda boda men have insisted to me, they are awareREAD MORE
John Mututho is at it again. The chairman of the National Authority for the Campaign Against Alcohol and Drug Abuse and author of the Alcoholic Drinks Control Act (better known as the Mututho Laws) is pushing for amendments to that would, in his words, see the state “control the primary production process”. This, in hisREAD MORE
When you think critically, religion is just a fake ploy to enslave us. The coloniser came with it to Africa and brainwashed us in order to take control of our minds, resources and our destiny. Why is is that you can't question certain things that don't make sense?
The problem with lies is that at times the body language & delivery sell you out. Here @MthuliNcube is lying in front of global institutions who will be having such information on their finger tips. No one takes us serious. When was AIPPA & POSA removed @MthuliNcube. pic.twitter.com/jKB7…
Friday public holiday? How do these leaders think if ever they have the brains. Their diagnosis to our problems is wrong. Hw will this help #Zimbabwe? In the midst of an economic crisis you declare useless public holidays. Are we normal? @crisiscoalition herald.co.zw/friday-…
So @edmnangagwa in his right senses thinks that some "prayer" & a rally or march will remove the "sanctions" ? Joking has limits, be serious chief, such antics wont work here. You know what needs to be done. We need to be honest with ourselves @crisiscoalition @rashidmahiya1 pic.twitter.com/91Da…
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