Towards the 2023 polls

On August 2, the Supreme Court overturned a High Court ruling barring 12 Citizens Coalition for Change candidates from contesting in Bulawayo elections. 
By Ratidzai Chatora Aug. 22, 2023

Malaba dismisses Kasukuwere reinstatement bid

Kasukuwere appealed to the Supreme Court, which upheld the ruling of the lower court.
By Desmond Chingarande and Lorraine Muromo Aug. 10, 2023

Tyson in bid to stop ballot printing

The former Zanu PF political commissar recently approached the ConCourt on appeal after the Supreme Court and High Court disqualified him from contesting the polls.
By Staff Reporter Aug. 8, 2023

‘Supreme Court ruling, a wake-up call for Zanu PF’

The ruling party has often been accused of capturing the Judiciary and using the law to silence dissenting voices and the opposition.
By Lorraine Muromo Aug. 8, 2023

Editor’s Memo: Judiciary should be an independent arbiter

Kasukuwere has been living in South Africa since the 2017 coup that toppled Mugabe.
By Alfonce Mbizwo Aug. 4, 2023

Experts call fair play as court overturns Zanu PF early lead

Following the judgement, legal experts told the Zimbabwe Independent that the ruling had opened up the political space for a fair contest.
By Sydney Kawadza Aug. 4, 2023

The upshots of dismissing Kasukuwere’s court appeal

Denying a candidate access to information as to why their appeal was dismissed can undermine the fundamental principles of justice and due process.
By Sharon Hofisi Aug. 4, 2023

Without manifestos, the election is a shouting contest

Enough of me dabbling in subject which I’m not an expect of. Let me go back to my comfort zone.
By Ntando Dumani Aug. 4, 2023

Tyson demands fresh nomination court sitting

The Supreme Court last week dismissed Kasukuwere’s appeal against a High Court decision disqualifying him from contesting the polls.
By Mirriam Mangwaya Aug. 4, 2023