At 93 Years Old, Zimbabwe's Mugabe Remains a Jet-Setter - U.S. News & World Report

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe's 93-year-old leader might be slowing down, but his busy foreign travels have led the opposition to call him the "non-resident president." President Robert Mugabe has visited Singapore, Ghana, Swaziland and ...

Zimbabwe: Opposition wants UN to handle 2018 polls - africanews

Zimbabwe's opposition parties are calling for United Nations involvement in next year's presidential election. This comes after a preparatory meeting fell apart on Tuesday, after a confrontation that saw the country's electoral commission chairperson ...

Zimbabwe opposition demand UN-conducted vote, police out in force - The Standard (press release)

Zimbabwean opposition parties demanded on Wednesday that presidential elections next year be conducted by a committee set up by the United Nations and African Union because they had lost confidence in the neutrality of the local election agency.

Unusual heavy police presence at NERA Demo yesterday - Zim News .NET Zimbabwe

Yesterday Harare Police mounted roadblocks to all roads leading into the capital city Harare, from morning to afternoon. ZimNews witnessed instances were buses and kombis were being literary searched and passengers asked to disembark at some points, ...

Zimbabwe police out in force ahead of opposition protest - Business Insider

HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwean police deployed water cannon and anti-riot officers on the streets of the capital on Wednesday ahead of a planned demonstration by opposition parties against changes to the voter registration process. Anti-government ...

PIC: This photo is giving hope to Mugabe opponents - News24

It would be prudent for Zimbabwe to use the rand rather than the US dollar, says Kupukile Mlambo, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe. Zimbabwe opposition call for 'biased' electoral body to be scrapped · Zimbabwe opposition groups protest ...

'Watershed elections headed for disputed outcome' - NewsDay

THE Zimbabwe Election Support Network (Zesn) has warned that the rift between political parties and the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) may result in the 2018 elections being disputed. BY BLESSED MHLANGA. Rita Makarau. Rindai Chipfunde Vava ...

Opposition want UN to handle 2018 elections - the only sensible thing out of that lot - Bulawayo24 News (press release) (blog)

"Zimbabwe opposition want United Nation to handle 2018 elections" read the headlines of Spotlight Zimbabwe article quoting AP. Given Zimbabwe's endless political paralysis, it is probably the most sensible thing our breathtakingly corrupt and ...

Tsvangirai, Other Opposition Leaders Stage Anti-Electoral Commission March - The Zimbabwe Daily

HARARE— Zimbabwe's opposition parties put on a show of unity Wednesdays, where they marched through the streets of Harare, demanding transparency and the disbanding of the state-appointed electoral commission they accuse of hindering free-and-fair ...

Tsvangirai cosies up to Mutasa, ditches Mujuru - The Herald

THE rift between MDC-T leader Mr Morgan Tsvangirai and embattled National People's Party leader Dr Joice Mujuru widened yesterday after the former unveiled his preferred partners for the perceived opposition coalition at a low-key gathering that was ...

Stop abusing us, ZEC tells political parties - The Herald

The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) is not bothered by threats from opposition political parties that yesterday announced that they were disengaging from voluntary meetings under the banner of ZEC-Political Parties Dialogue Platform. This came up ...

Zimbabwean opposition wants poll panel scrapped - Gulf Times

A coalition of Zimbabwean opposition parties yesterday staged a protest ahead of next year's polls, demanding the disbanding of the state-appointed electoral commission they accuse of hindering free-and-fair elections. A group of around 200 protesters ...

Zimbabwe Opposition Parties Demand Internationally-run 2018 Elections - Voice of America

Police sealed Zimbabwe Electoral Commission offices and only allowed a few opposition members to get in March 22, 2017, to present their petition asking ZEC to step down to ensure undisputed polls in 2018. (S. Mhofu/VOA). Share. Share on Facebook ...

Zimbabwe opposition parties want UN to handle 2018 election - Herald-Whig

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe's opposition parties are demanding United Nations involvement in next year's presidential election after a preparatory meeting fell apart amid an argument with election officials. Zimbabwe Elections Commission ...

Protesters call for Zimbabwe Election Commission to be disbanded - Deutsche Welle

Opposition leaders and activists marched in Harare to demand UN assistance for the 2018 election, accusing officials of collusion with President Robert Mugabe. Opposition protesters in Zimbabwe. A group of opposition politicians, activists and church ...

Opposition parties in Harare demand electoral reforms ahead of 2018 poll - Eyewitness News

MDC leader Morgan Tsvangirai has been at the rally as has #ThisFlag leader, Evan Mawarire. FILE: MDC leader Morgan Tsvangirai. Picture: AFP. Zimbabwe · Robert Mugabe. Email; Print; Tweet · Share · Eyewitness News | 8 hours ago. HARARE ...

Zimbabwe opposition groups protest over 2018 election - ABC News

Opposition politicians, activists and outspoken church leaders in Zimbabwe have gathered to protest what they call attempts to rig next year's presidential election. Wednesday's protest followed a demand by opposition parties that the United Nations ...

Zimbabwe Opposition Leaders Demand Electoral Reform Ahead of 2018 Vote - Newsweek

Opposition leaders in Zimbabwe have demand electoral reforms before the country goes to the polls in 2018 in a major protest in the capital Harare on Wednesday. The march, conducted under heavy police surveillance, was organized under the banner of ...

Rita Makarau walk-out from a meeting, a disgrace- analysts - Zim News .NET Zimbabwe

There was drama at the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) offices yesterday when the ZEC chairperson Justice Rita Makarau, who was supposed to address political parties on the way her body is running elections stormed out of the meeting citing ...

Harare demo latest: Tsvangirai endorsed today, Mugabe on notice to leave - Zim News .NET Zimbabwe

The union of Zimbabwe opposition parties also known as NERA staged protests in Harare against decision by the Mugabe regime to procure biometric voter registration kits without the involvement of the United Nations Development Programme.