Don’t Regard Our Calmness As Weakness: Mnangagwa Warns Opposition Over Violence

President Emmerson #Mnangagwa President Emmerson Mnangagwa has warned opposition parties not to engage in violence after Zanu-PF activists were allegedly assaulted by MDC-T supporters in Bikita East. Speaking at a Rally in Mucheke on Friday, Mnangagwa said, Let’s show humility in #Zanu PF and respect. Our respect and calmness should, however, not be regarded as weakness, if you anger us, you will see us, when things come to a head, you will see that we are not cheap people. When things are bad, we will be equal to the challenge.…

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I Will Scrap Bond Notes – – Chamisa

#MDC Alliance leader Nelson #Chamisa yesterday promised to scrap bond notes and replace them with real money if he wins next month’s elections. Addressing hundreds of supporters at a Binga rally, Chamisa said his management style would be the opposite of former president Robert #Mugabe and his successor Emmerson #Mnangagwa. “Zimbabwe will be one of the most developed countries and will surpass South Africa and Botswana. We will be the number one country in Africa. We want to go back to where we were in 1980 when we were the…

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MDC-T records more cases of electoral violence than Zanu PF

Political Violence in Zimbabwe A REPORT by human rights non-governmental organisation, the Zimbabwe Peace Project (ZPP) for the month of June has revealed that the main opposition MDC-T recorded more cases of electoral intra party violence (16 cases) than the ruling #Zanu PF party (three cases). by VENERANDA LANGA Unlike previous election years where Zanu PF was the main perpetrator of inter-party electoral violence, this year’s intra party violence is said to be attributable to the factionalism conundrum that has affected political parties. “Of the 19 cases of intra-party violence,…

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Chamisa pledges to end Zezuru centralised government

MDC leader Nelson #Chamisa speaking at a rally #MDC Alliance presidential candidate, Nelson Chamisa (pictured) has pledged to reverse successive #Zanu PF governments’ toxic politics centred on tribalism and “jobs for the boys” policy. BY RICHARD CHIDZA/TINASHE MUNGAZI Addressing a campaign rally in Victoria Falls yesterday, Chamisa claimed that his Zanu PF nemesis, President Emmerson #Mnangagwa was no different from former President Robert #Mugabe who picked Cabinet ministers and other top government officials along tribal lines. “My government will have no more than 15 ministers. We cannot have a rally…

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Mujuru Certain To Win Presidency

Joice Mujuru PEOPLE’S Rainbow Coalition (PRC) presidential candidate, Joice Mujuru (pictured), yesterday said she was ready to break new records of becoming the country’s first female president after winning next month’s presidential race, where she is currently rated as an underdog. Addressing a PRC campaign rally at Tshabalala hall in Bulawayo, Mujuru said she had mobilised enough support to dislodge #Zanu PF leader Emmerson #Mnangagwa and #MDC Alliance presidential candidate Nelson #Chamisa who were currently touted as front-runners ahead of the July 30 general elections. Mujuru, who is also leader…

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Shiri Reverses Mugabe Directive On Tongaat Land Grab

Perrance Shiri Terrence Mawawa Lands, Agriculture and Rural Development Minister, Perrance Shiri has defended #Zanu PF supporters and government officials who grabbed Tongaat Hullet land two years ago. Addressing party supporters at a rally in Chiredzi last week Shiri said those who invaded Tongaat Hullet plots were merely exercising their rights as sons and daughters of the soil. Former President Robert #Mugabe spoke against the continued occupation of Tongaat Hullet land when he visited the sugar producing giant last year. “There is nothing wrong with the occupation of Tongaat Hullet…

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80 000 Expected At ED Masvingo Rally

  Terrence Mawawa The ruling party #Zanu PF has projected that 80 000 supporters will attend President Emmerson #Mnangagwa’ s rally at Mucheke Stadium tomorrow. Mnangagwa will commission a mine in Mashava and he will also visit the Cold Storage Commission premises in Masvingo before addressing the rally. The party’ s Commissariat yesterday said the people of Masvingo were ready to welcome the veteran politician who ascended to power following the resignation of his former boss and mentor Robert #Mugabe. “We are ready for the big event and our supporters…

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Breaking- MDC Alliance Unveils 2018 Elections Logo

By Own Correspondent| The #MDC Alliance has unveiled its 2018 logo which is set to appear on the ballot papers for its presidential candidate, Advocate Nelson #Chamisa. On his facebook page, Chamisa unveiled the logo adding that #GodIsInIt. The nomination court is set to sit tomorrow at the High Court in Harare from 10 am to 4pm to receive applications for those seeking to contest for Presidency in the forthcoming polls set for July 30. Aspiring Presidential candidate, Kisnot Mukwazhi yesterday revealed that he had pulled out of the election…

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Citizens Offer Solutions To Election Rigging Allegations

By Own Correspondent| Following rigging allegations posted by former higher and tertiary education minister Professor #Jonathan Moyo on his Twitter handle, citizens have reacted differently revealing mixed feelings over the statements. While others have dismissed the rigging allegations, others have proferred anti rigging solutions. Many are asking what to do, here are the solutions: 2. We need as many citizen volunteers to fact check the BVR when it comes out, at least 100 people per constituency, the work is easy, anonymous & quick all you need is to avail yourself…

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Zanu-PF releases election candidates list

Zanu-PF secretary for administration, Dr Obert Mpofu announces #Zanu Pf candidates for 2018 Harmonised Elections while flenked by Secretary for Information and Publicity Simon Khaya #Moyo, Secretary for legal affairs Paul Mangwana and Tshinga Dube politburo member at Zanu PF headquarters in Harare yesterday.-(Picture by Tawanda Mudimu) ZANU-PF yesterday announced  the final list of candidates who will contest the forthcoming harmonised elections on the ruling party’s ticket. The list includes 210 National Assembly candidates, 60 proportional representation candidates, 60 senatorial candidates and 100 provincial council candidates. VIEW FULL LIST HERE Addressing a…

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