Opinion & Editorials

Opinion & Editorials

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Authorities in Zimbabwe must urgently account for three missing female leaders from the opposition Movement for Democratic Change – Alliance (MDC-Alliance) and ensure their safe return, Amnesty International ...

WAY from the previous article’s talk of the Supreme Court ruling where it upheld the High Court’s verdict rendering Nelson Chamisa an illegitimate leader of the MDC-T, the ...

A STANDING ovation to the High Court of Zimbabwe for handing down a number of progressive judgments relating to COVID-19. Do you have a coronavirus story? You can ...

“Every nation gets the government it deserves.” Do you have a coronavirus story? You can email us on: news@alphamedia.co.zw ...

While reopening the economy after weeks of total lockdown recently, President Emmerson Mnangagwa announced a raft of public health measures meant to slow down the spread of coronavirus, ...

THE outbreak of the coronavirus was declared a public health emergency of international concern. The virus continues to tear the world apart with a mortality of more than ...

THE dynamic and popular Nelson Chamisa faces no easy political choices in the next few days. This follows the recall of his four MDC Alliance legislators on May ...

IN 2000, Africa was frightened to the core by Aids. The epidemic caused extensive loss of lives on the continent. This crisis stood the chance of dividing us, ...

MONDAY May 4, was the first real business day after we moved to lockdown stage 2. My husband and I were driving to our daughter’s school when we ...

A WEEK ago, the social media was on fire, following the disclosure of a letter from Finance permanent secretary George Guvamatanga calling for line ministries and other agencies ...

The Zimbabwean economy has been on the downward spiral despite denial from the authorities, but there was a glimpse of hope that tourism would save the country until ...

GOVERNMENT’S bid to cancel by-elections and have political parties choose a replacement in the event a legislator is recalled from Parliament or dies should be rejected with vehemence. ...

IT has become challenging for most businesses to keep their financial wheels turning during the lockdown period due to less revenue and the general uncertainty in the global ...

A PANDEMIC like the current COVID-19 is a medical problem, and the battle against it is first and foremost physical and is fought with scientific means. However, the ...

RECENT events within the main opposition are living proof that the late founder of the MDC in 1999, Morgan Tsvangirai, was all but surrounded by insincere, dishonest and ...

THE big debates over the last few weeks have centred around the resumption of football leagues in Europe and other parts of the world. Do you have a ...

MISA Zimbabwe is calling for reduction of data prices and engaging various stakeholders to promote the constitutional right to access to information, which plays a crucial role in ...

WHILE extending the lockdown last week, President Emmerson Mnangagwa announced an $18 billion economic stimulus package to cushion companies against COVID-19 disruptions. On the black market, the package ...

BESIDES its veneration the world over as a noble profession or more precisely, the Fourth Estate, journalism in the Zimbabwean context appears to be viewed differently by authorities, ...

ANCIENT wisdom has it that a fool at 40 is a fool forever. It is my conviction that Zimbabweans will consign themselves to the pitiable rank of if ...

Environmental ethics are a critical component of environmental sustainability and they give direction and guidance on how the environment should be governed. Do you have a coronavirus story? ...

WHEN the national lockdown to address the coronavirus (COVID-19) is supposed to bring some political respite and solidarity as we reflect on the impact of the global pandemic, ...

PRIMARY and secondary schools opened their second term on Tuesday. They opened only online due to the COVID-19 pandemic-induced lockdown, leaving 90% of the pupils outside the formal ...

ARTISTES around the globe have effectively used innovation and technology to play a critical role in raising awareness about the coronavirus (COVID-19), which continues to haunt our world. ...

IF ever there is a verity citizenry learnt the hard way, it is that Zimbabwe has not been a prime investment destination for a long time. Her ratings ...

The Nelson Chamisa-led MDC Alliance is indeed between a rock and a hard place in a game of political brinkmanship that has seen the Thokozani Khupe-led MDC-T recalling ...
Thabani Mpofu

Various dishonest, insincere not to mention incompetent opinions have been bandied about in the aftermath of the Supreme Court judgment handed down during the lockdown.  ...

A lot of Zimbabwean traders may, now more than ever, consider whether it is feasible to start a career in Forex trading and whether it would be more ...

WHEN I wrote last week on the issue of recalling MPs from Parliament, I was oblivious of the fact that the issue was already before the legislative body. ...

FOUR MDC legislators – Chalton Hwende, Prosper Mutseyami, Tabitha Khumalo and Lillian Timveous – were recalled from Parliament on Tuesday and their seats were declared vacant pursuant to ...