Elections 2013

Elections 2013


WHILE President Robert Mugabe made his speech some delegates- several of them senior officials- could not help doze off ...

PRETORIA High Court Judge Takalani Raulinga on Thursday granted President Jacob Zuma leave to appeal an earlier order he made that the government furnish the Mail & Guardian with a report on the 2002 Zimbabwe national elections. ...

MDC-T secretary-general Tendai Biti yesterday made sensational claims that Membe’s statement was issued without consulting Sadc member states ...

THE day that was came and passed. Zimbabwe now has a new President — officially sworn. Except he, in fact, is not new. ...

MDC-T youth leader and Dzivarasekwa MP-elect Solomon Madzore says his party has already started preparing for fresh elections ...

ZIMBABWE Electoral Commission (Zec) deputy chief elections officer Utoile Silaigwana yesterday said he never received any report from his officers ...

ZIMRIGHTS Highfield chapter chairperson Dorcas Shereni and her co-accused Tatenda Chinaka and Farai Bhani have been convicted of manufacturing fake voter registration certificates. ...

MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai yesterday described the Constitutional Court (ConCourt)’s insistence on hearing his presidential court challenge three days after he sought withdrawal of the same case as a “charade” ...

MDC-T leader Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai has embarked on a mission to rally his provincial executive “troops” around the country for yet another battle to dislodge President Robert Mugabe and his Zanu PF. ...

KWEKWE — Zanu PF’s Kwekwe Central MP-elect Masango Matambanadzo, popularly known as Blackman, managed to do what his provincial political godfather Emmerson Mnangagwa twice failed to do — wrestle the seat from MDC-T’s Blessing Chebundo. ...

The MDC-T party will send the dossier containing “proof” of alleged poll irregularities to South African President Jacob Zuma ahead of the Sadc Heads of State and Government Summit scheduled for next week. ...

MDC-T yesterday rubbished reports claiming that Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai’s wife, Elizabeth Macheka, had an extra marital affair as part of efforts by Zanu PF strategists to divert attention from the looming court battle... ...

The MDC-T yesterday made sensational claims that shadowy Israeli firm, Nikuv Project International was paid $10 million to manipulate the voters’ roll ...

That Zimbabwe is going to face another five years under Zanu PF rule is now inevitable. ...

It was a great relief for Harare residents and people from other urban areas when Ignatius Chombo, Minister of Local Government, Rural and Urban Development ...

Like many Zimbabweans the results of this election has left me speechless, but not entirely shocked ...

POLICE Commissioner-General Augustine Chihuri yesterday took his bootlicking to new depths in his congratulatory message to President Robert Mugabe ...

Thirty-three people have fled their homes in Muzarabani South amid reports that Zanu PF supporters have unleashed post-election terror ...

A VOLUNTARY parliamentary lobby group, African Parliamentarians against Corruption (APNAC) has said the incoming legislators should declare their assets ...

MAVAMBO/KUSILE/DAWN (MKD) leader Simba Makoni yesterday said the absence of ultraviolet scan machines to check indelible ink marks on voters’ fingers ...

OUTGOING Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai has approached the High Court seeking an urgent order to compel Zec to release election material ...

THE Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) has announced that over 300 000 people were turned away from polling stations ...

FOUNDER of Virgin Group and one of the world’s richest men, Richard Branson, on Tuesday condemned Zimbabwe’s elections, saying there was need for vigilance to stop more rigged polls. ...

IN Zimbabwe, Zanu PF supporters in the throes of victory have been walking through the streets carrying shovels, calling on their re-elected president Robert Mugabe to bury the ...

AMBASSADORS seconded by the two MDC formations at the inception of the inclusive government in 2009 face an uncertain future after their parties lost the just-ended harmonised elections. ...

PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe and his Zanu PF government should fulfil promises made at rallies, including transforming the lives of civil servants ...

DESTINY for Afrika Network founder Obadiah Musindo says President Robert Mugabe is also shocked by the results of the July 31 poll ...

NATIONAL Constitutional Assembly (NCA) chairperson Lovemore Madhuku has urged MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai to accept defeat and allow the country to move ...

Morgan Tsvangirai and his MDC-T party took part in Zimbabwe’s elections against advice from the Southern African Development Community (SADC), which urged him to withdraw from the polls. ...

POLICE yesterday said they were on high alert and had intensified physical search for dangerous weapons on all vehicles entering the capital ...