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Elia Ntali

Chilonga Villagers Were Not Consulted On Evictions: Biti

MDC Alliance vice president Tendai Biti says the people of Chilonga in Chiredzi were not consulted contrary to Government claims that consultations were made. Addressing journalists in Harare following a fact finding mission to the affected communities where more than 12 000 villagers face eviction to pave way for a lucerne grass project, Biti challenged […]

ZPP Implores Government To Reform Security Sector

The Zimbabwe Peace Project (ZPP) has reiterated its call for genuine security sector reforms following the recent upsurge of arrests and detention of dissenting voices. In its monthly monitoring report for the month of February, the human rights pressure group says the conduct of security services has a bearing on the country’s politics. “The conduct […]

Stop Bypassing Good Governance Protocols: ZPP

Human rights pressure group, the Zimbabwe Peace Project (ZPP) has called on the Government to stop the use Statutory Instruments (SI) to bypass good governance protocols. The call comes at a time the Government gazetted SI 50 of 2021 which will displaces more than 12 000 Chilonga villagers in Chiredzi to pave way for the […]

Schools Cannot Open Without Access To Water -Mthuli Ncube

Finance and Economic Development Minister, Professor Mthuli Ncube says schools should not be allowed to open for learners if they do not have access to potable water. Access to clean water is a basic right enshrined in the country’s constitution. Speaking during a virtual Parliamentary portfolio committee meeting on Budget, Finance and Economic Development the […]

Group Appeals For Judgement In MDC Duo’s Murder Case

A solidarity movement in support of incarcerated MDC activists, Last Maengahama and Tungamirai Madzokere  has appealed to Chief Justice Luke Malaba to bring finality into the matter involving the two who have been in prison since their arrest in 2011 on allegations of murdering a police officer. Maengehama and Madzokere together with Yvonne Musarurwa were […]

MDC Alliance Condemns Chilonga Evictions

The MDC Alliance has condemned the latest eviction of Chilonga villagers in Chiredzi by the Government to pave way for a ten thousand hectare Lucerne grass project by a local company. Last Friday the Government announced that the land shall be set aside for the purpose of lucerne production. In a statement, MDC Alliance Secretary […]

Establish Report On COVID-19 Resources Received, Govt Urged

The Zimbabwe Coalition on Debt and Development (ZIMCODD) a socio-economic justice coalition has called on the Government to establish a detailed report on COVID-19 resources received from development partners. In a statement, ZIMCODD said the detailed report is central in curbing corruption and resource leakages in the country. “ZIMCODD therefore calls for the government to publish […]

Mnangagwa Relaxes COVID-19 Lockdown Measures

President Emmerson Mnangagwa has relaxed the COVID-19 lockdown measures allowing formal and informal businesses to reopen in conformity with World Health Organisation (WHO) set standards. In his address to the nation, President Mnangagwa said exemption letters for essential services which were a requirement for movement were no longer required with the curfew adjusted from the current […]

We Remain Resolute, Says MDC Alliance  

MDC Alliance national deputy spokesperson Clifford Hlatywayo says the party remains unyielding to attempts by the ruling Zanu PF to decimate the movement and create a one party state. In a statement following after the surprise departure of senior party members Lilian Timveos and Blessing Chebundo who crossed the floor to join the ruling Zanu […]

Logarusic Names 38 Man AFCON Provisional Squad

Warriors coach Zdravko Logarusic has named a 38 member provisional squad for the upcoming Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifiers matches against Botswana and Zambia in March. Zimbabwe is set to play Botswana away in Gaborone on March 22 before hosting Zambia in Harare on March 30. In a statement the Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) […]