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Zimbabwe opposition figures team up to challenge Mugabe - Fort Worth Star Telegram

Zimbabwe opposition figures team up to challenge MugabeFort Worth Star TelegramTwo major opposition figures in Zimbabwe have signed a pact pledging to work toward establishing a united front to challenge President Robert Mugabe in next year's elections. Morgan Tsvangirai, whose MDC-T party is the biggest opposition in parliament, ...and more »

Tsvangirai, Mujuru deal to scuttle Nkosana Moyo's plans - Bulawayo24 News (press release) (blog);

Tsvangirai, Mujuru deal to scuttle Nkosana Moyo's plans - Bulawayo24 News (press release) (blog)

Bulawayo24 News (press release) (blog)Tsvangirai, Mujuru deal to scuttle Nkosana Moyo's plansBulawayo24 News (press release) (blog)Morgan Tsvangirai the leader of the Movement for Democratic Change and former vice president Joice Mujuru the leader of the National People's Party today signed a Memorandum of Understanding ahead of the crucial 2018 elections. This deal could scuttle ...and more »

Zimbabwe: 'We've Had No Power Cuts for 15 Months' - Mugabe's Independence Day Boast - AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: 'We've Had No Power Cuts for 15 Months' - Mugabe's Independence Day BoastAllAfrica.comOn Thursday President Robert Mugabe, 93, said Zimbabweans should be happy that there haven't been any power cuts for the last 15 months. "We all should be pleased that since January 2016 the country achieved a 15-month period without load shedding ...and more »

Zimbabwe: Students Applaud Strides in Education - AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: Students Applaud Strides in EducationAllAfrica.comStudent unions have saluted President Mugabe for his sterling efforts in ensuring all Zimbabweans receive a sound education. The students, including those on Presidential Scholarship and studying in South African universities, said they were proud of ...and more »

Zimbabwe: Economy On Growth Path - President - AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: Economy On Growth Path - PresidentAllAfrica.comTendai Mugabe — Government has registered remarkable development in various sectors of the economy and is implementing several policies to consolidate the gains of independence, President Mugabe said yesterday. The policy interventions cut across ...and more »

Not yet Uhuru, Tsvangirai says - DailyNews

Not yet Uhuru, Tsvangirai saysDailyNewsHARARE - Opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai has challenged President Robert Mugabe to stop his warring ruling Zanu PF's mindless bloodletting and instead focus on giving long-suffering Zimbabweans “real freedom” and a better life. In addition ...and more »

Mugabe fails to address cash shortages - DailyNews

Mugabe fails to address cash shortagesDailyNewsHARARE - President Robert Mugabe yesterday skirted addressing the shortages of cash and policy inconsistencies within his government when he delivered a dour independence speech to spark fierce criticism from opposition parties who say he is now ...and more »

Mugabe calls for concerted development efforts as Zim celebrates 37 years of independence - Southern Times Africa;

Mugabe calls for concerted development efforts as Zim celebrates 37 years of independence - Southern Times Africa

Southern Times AfricaMugabe calls for concerted development efforts as Zim celebrates 37 years of independenceSouthern Times AfricaHarare – Zimbabwe on Tuesday celebrated 37 years of independence from British colonial rule with President Robert Mugabe saying the freedom remained incomplete until the country attains full economic development and its citizens prosper.and more »

Opposition snub Zimbabwe freedom celebrations - Caj News Africa;

Opposition snub Zimbabwe freedom celebrations - Caj News Africa

Caj News AfricaOpposition snub Zimbabwe freedom celebrationsCaj News AfricaHARARE, (CAJ News) – ZIMBABWEAN opposition parties have boycotted the country's independence celebrations in protest of the deteriorating human rights situation and the collapse of the economy. On Tuesday, the country marked 37 years since ...and more »

Zimbabwe: Unity Vital for Economic Prosperity - AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: Unity Vital for Economic ProsperityAllAfrica.comA strong message which came out of President Mugabe's speech marking Zimbabwe's 37 years of Independence yesterday was the importance of unity. It is something that has eluded many nations, sadly, something which Zimbabweans often take for ...and more »

'Our liberators freed us in order to capture us' - DailyNews

'Our liberators freed us in order to capture us'DailyNewsHARARE - As Zimbabweans celebrate 37 years of independence, the Daily News spoke to a number of people with diverse interests to find out how our journey has been so far. Zimbabwe's independence is celebrated on April 18 each year since President ...and more »

Zimbabwe: Economic Troubles Cloud Independence Day Celebration - AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: Economic Troubles Cloud Independence Day CelebrationAllAfrica.comZimbabwe marked 37 years of independence Tuesday. However, the country's persistent economic problems cast a shadow over the celebration, despite President Robert Mugabe's promise of better times ahead. In a speech to the more than 50,000 people ...and more »

Zimbabwe: 'The Enemy Is Ever Ready to Pounce' - Mugabe - AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: 'The Enemy Is Ever Ready to Pounce' - MugabeAllAfrica.comPresident Robert Mugabe has told Zimbabweans to remain vigilant on the country's 37th anniversary of independence - as his main rival Morgan Tsvangirai bemoaned the "stinking poverty" so many here live in. Frequently losing his place as he read out a ...and more »

Pictures: State brutality at Uhuru celebrations - The Zimbabwe Daily;

Pictures: State brutality at Uhuru celebrations - The Zimbabwe Daily

The Zimbabwe DailyPictures: State brutality at Uhuru celebrationsThe Zimbabwe DailyPresident Robert Mugabe had just made his address to mark the 37th anniversary of Zimbabwe's Independence Day where – as usual- he harped on about how under his leadership, the country had accorded the due freedoms to the people of Zimbabwe.and more »

Freeman Razemba — Diplomats accredited to Zimbabwe yesterday congratulated the country on attaining 37 years of ... - AllAfrica.com

Freeman Razemba — Diplomats accredited to Zimbabwe yesterday congratulated the country on attaining 37 years of ...AllAfrica.comThe diplomats were part of scores of Zimbabweans and dignitaries who thronged the giant National Sports Stadium in Harare, the venue of the main Independence celebrations. The celebrations were held under the theme "Zimbabwe @37: Embracing Ease ...and more »

Zimbabwe: Doddery Mugabe Driven to Podium, Helped By Security Aides - AllAfrica.com;

Zimbabwe: Doddery Mugabe Driven to Podium, Helped By Security Aides - AllAfrica.com

AllAfrica.comZimbabwe: Doddery Mugabe Driven to Podium, Helped By Security AidesAllAfrica.com'ZIMBABWE @37, embracing ease of doing business ...' was the theme for this year's independence celebrations which President Robert Mugabe totally embraced fully by ditching his 100-metre traditional walk for a ride. The 93-year-old Mugabe this Tuesday ...and more »

Citizens wail over Zim's stolen dream - DailyNews

Citizens wail over Zim's stolen dreamDailyNewsHARARE - Zimbabweans from all walks of life yesterday bemoaned the wretched life that they continue to endure under President Robert Mugabe and his warring Zanu PF's misrule of the past 37 years of the country's independence from Britain. This comes ...and more »

Zimbabwe marks 37 years of independence amid economic crisis - New Jersey Herald;

Zimbabwe marks 37 years of independence amid economic crisis - New Jersey Herald

New Jersey HeraldZimbabwe marks 37 years of independence amid economic crisisNew Jersey HeraldA grasshopper sits on Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's hand as he inspects the guard of honour during the country's 37th Independence celebrations in Harare, Tuesday, April, 18, 2017. Zimbabwe is celebrating 37 years of Independence from British ...and more »

Zanu-PF violence cause for concern - Bulawayo24 News (press release) (blog);

Zanu-PF violence cause for concern - Bulawayo24 News (press release) (blog)

Bulawayo24 News (press release) (blog)Zanu-PF violence cause for concernBulawayo24 News (press release) (blog)Despite President Robert Mugabe's calls for calm in Zanu-PF in response to the several demonstrations held countrywide against embattled party national political commissar Saviour Kasukuwere, deadly violence erupted in Harare on Saturday as supporters ...and more »

'Disband Zec,' says MDC-T bigwig - Bulawayo24 News (press release) (blog);

'Disband Zec,' says MDC-T bigwig - Bulawayo24 News (press release) (blog)

Bulawayo24 News (press release) (blog)'Disband Zec,' says MDC-T bigwigBulawayo24 News (press release) (blog)National Electoral Reform Agenda (Nera) has demanded that President Robert Mugabe disbands the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) after it failed to censure his ruling Zanu-PF over electoral violations in recent by-elections. The lobby group's head of ...and more »