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COPAC

chris-mhike
General National News
LEGAL experts and politicians said the low voter turnout during last weekend’s referendum could signal lack of confidence in the Copac draft constitution and GPA leadership. ...
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Mangwana-etched
Government National News
GWERU — Zimbabwe’s new constitution, if adopted in the March 16 referendum, will give people the right to take top government officials to the constitutional court for poor ...
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PAUL-MANGWANA..
National News Politics
Zimbabwe’s new constitution, if adopted in the March 16 referendum, will give people the right to take top government officials to the constitutional court for poor performance. ...
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morgan-tsvangirai
National News Politics
Morgan Tsvangirai told his supporters that he had an obligation to accept the new draft constitution. ...
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DAVID-COLTART..4
Government National News
EDUCATION minister David Coltart has dismissed the Copac-led draft constitution as racist, arguing the clause on land perpetuated racial discrimination. ...
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copac2
News
THE Copac awareness campaign to unpack the contents of the draft constitution has been hit by apathy in some areas across the country amid reports that some of the meetings were rescheduled to next week due to poor attendance. ...
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edward-mkhosi
National News Politics
Copac co-chair Edward Mkhosi has claimed that pressure groups which are lobbying for the rejection of the draft constitution are scared that devolution of power will rob them of employment. ...
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amos-chibaya
National News Politics
ZANU PF supporters and MPs on Monday snubbed Copac campaign meetings to canvass for a YES vote for the draft constitution in Redcliff and Mbizo in Kwekwe ahead of the March 16 referendum. ...
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copac2
General National News
Copac has admitted that it produced too few copies of the full draft constitution to be distributed countrywide and that only 500 copies have been allocated per district. ...
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Lovemore-madhuku
Government National News
THE National Constitutional Assembly (NCA) has courted the support of peripheral labour organisations and civic groups in its bid to campaign for a “NO” vote against the draft constitution in the referendum slated for March 16 this year. ...
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dumiso-dabengwa-.
Government National News
ZIMBABWEANS yesterday said MPs were behaving like mercenaries after the legislators demanded allowances for taking part in an outreach programme to publicise the draft constitution ahead of the referendum on March 16. ...
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tsvangirai
Government National News
THE draft constitution sailed through Parliament yesterday with MDC-T Copac co-chairperson Douglas Mwonzora saying if passed into law, legislators would be empowered to stop the President from unilaterally dissolving Parliament. ...
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General National News
BULAWAYO-BASED civil society organisations yesterday said the inclusion of devolution of power in the draft constitution is the right step in promoting development in the country. ...
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mugabe-and-grace
Government National News
President Robert Mugabe — who has ruled Zimbabwe since independence nearly 33 years ago — may stay in power for another decade if he is re-elected, according to the new draft constitution. ...
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PAUL-MANGWANA-.
Government National News
ZANU PF Copac co-chairperson Munyaradzi Paul Mangwana has attacked the MDC-T for allegedly delaying the constitution-making process by failing to turn up for crucial meetings to conclude the process. ...
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Deputy-Clerk-(Assembly)-of-Parliament-Kennedy-Chokuda
Government News
THE Fourth Session of the Seventh Parliament which ended its lifespan in November only managed to deal with four Bills out of the 23 Bills President Robert Mugabe announced would be tackled. ...
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copac2
Government National News
Zanu PF has almost given up on its many demands presented at the Second All-Stakeholders’ Conference with an “agreed” draft by Copac co-chairs showing very little changes to suit the party’s demands. ...
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MATINENGA-1
Government News Politics
CONSTITUTIONAL and Parliamentary Affairs minister Eric Matinenga has accused Zanu PF of seeking to delay the constitution-making process by resurrecting issues that had already been resolved by the three political parties in the fragile coalition government. ...
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douglas-mwonzora-2
Government News
PRIME Minister Morgan Tsvangirai’s MDC-T yesterday said Copac should organise a referendum for people to decide on sticky issues Zanu PF wants incorporated into the draft constitution than allow Global Political Agreement (GPA) principals to hijack the process. ...
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copac2
Columnists Opinion & Editorials
We live in a surreal country where politicians’ private and partisan interests have taken precedence over national issues and social development. ...
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copac2
News
THE constitution-making process reached another dead end yesterday after the Management Committee failed to agree on what to do with the draft constitution. ...
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edward-mkhosi
Government National News
MDC-T distanced itself from a Copac statement issued yesterday declaring review of the Second All-Stakeholders’ Conference had been concluded. ...
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copac2
Government News
Civil society organisations (CSOs) have predicted more deadlocks as the draft constitution goes to Parliament, adding that the fate of the country’s new governance charter will be determined by the Constitutional Parliamentary Select Committee (Copac) and the Sadc facilitation team. ...
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PAUL-MANGWANA-.
News Politics
ZANU PF’s Constitutional Parliamentary Select Committee (Copac) co-chairperson Munyaradzi Paul Mangwana has opened up that he feared for his life after supporters of President Robert Mugabe labelled him a sell-out on national television accusing him of working against the 88-year-old leader's party, an accusation he rejects. ...
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GNU
Columnists Opinion & Editorials
Either Zimbabweans are full of contradictions or they are being underestimated by the wonky Government of National Unity principals (GNU) ...
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Douglas-Mwonzora-nd
Government National News
THE Constitutional Parliamentary Select Committee (Copac) says it will complete the Second All-Stakeholders’ Conference report by Monday next week. ...
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makamure-nd
Columnists Opinion & Editorials
I got really disturbed hearing President Robert Mugabe implying during his address to the Second All-Stakeholders’ Conference on the new constitution, that Parliament should exist to rubber-stamp Executive decisions. ...
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Obadiah-Musindo
Government News
DESTINY for Africa Network founder Obadiah Musindo has threatened to mobilise the Christian community to vote against the draft constitution if the charter did not make clear its stance on homosexuality. ...
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Mugabe2
News Politics
CONSTITUTIONAL experts, politicians and political analysts have reacted angrily to President Robert Mugabe’s recent declaration that the three principals in the coalition government will have the final say in the constitution-making process. ...
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TEMBA-MLISWA-01
News
The Second All-Stakeholders’ Conference degenerated into near-chaos yesterday when a Zanu PF delegate, Temba Mliswa, grabbed a Copac video camera and fled with it while traditional chiefs had a nasty verbal exchange with MDC-T officials over their committee deliberations. ...
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