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A united front would represent more than the sum of the MDCs’ separate vote count

A united front would represent more than the sum of the MDCs’ separate vote count

OPINION (Zimbabwe Investor) – The Nomination Court sat on Friday and both Welshman Ncube and Tsvangirai of the two Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) factions were among the five candidates who filed separate candidacy papers putting paid to the idea of a coalition going into the poll. The leader of…

Game On! Candidates register for polls

Game On! Candidates register for polls

HARARE (Zimbabwe Investor) – Aspiring candidates from Zimbabwe’s political parties have registered to take part in the country’s harmonised general elections earmarked for 31 July. The Nomination Court today sat in Harare to accept candidates who included presidential aspirants incumbent President Robert Mugabe of Zanu (PF), Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai…

Constitutional Court confirms dual citizenship in landmark ruling

Constitutional Court confirms dual citizenship in landmark ruling

HARARE (Zimbabwe Investor) – Zimbabwe’s highest court of law, the Constitutional Court, ruled to clarify that dual citizenship was allowed under the country’s new constitution in a landmark case brought by exiled business man Mutumwa Mawere. Mutumwa Mawere who holds South African citizenship took Zimbabwe’s Registrar-General Tobaiwa Mudede to the…

Electoral Commission vows to end media bias ahead of Zimbabwe elections

Electoral Commission vows to end media bias ahead of Zimbabwe elections

Zimbabwe’s official electoral body says it will for the first time take disciplinary action against journalists for unfair reporting ahead of the nation’s upcoming elections. Electoral Commission head Judge Rita Makarau said Monday it will start monitoring media reports on the polls set for July 31. Makarau said all political…

Morgan Tsvangirai’s address to SADC Heads of States in Maputo on 15 June 2013

Morgan Tsvangirai’s address to SADC Heads of States in Maputo on 15 June 2013

Your Majesty, King Mswati Your Excellences Your Excellency President Guebuza, let me on behalf of my delegation express my profound gratitude to the wonderful manner in which we have been received and the warm hospitality which the people of Mozambique have showed from the day we arrived. Let me also…