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EU said it would suspend travel bans and asset freezes on most Zimbabwean firms and people on its sanctions list after Zimbabweans approved a draft constitution. ...
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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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MORE than 130 000 people from Bulawayo province voted in the constitutional referendum on Saturday with slightly above 92 %voting in favour of the draft constitution. ...
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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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REPORTED incidences of political violence ahead of the referendum on the draft constitution and thereafter elections, is a seriously worrying development. It is even more disturbing in that it flies in the face of the principals’ bold pronouncements that this time around elections would be violence-free. ...
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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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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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ZAPU has endorsed the draft constitution and is rallying its supporters to vote “Yes” for the document in the forthcoming referendum ...
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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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THE San community in Tsholotsho is fuming over reference to their language as Koisan instead of Tshwao in the draft constitution, saying this showed they were not consulted during the outreach exercise. ...
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THE new draft constitution will be compulsorily taught to security forces, civil servants and schools for Zimbabweans to thoroughly understand the new supreme law. ...
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PRIME Minister Morgan Tsvangirai yesterday said the new constitution sought to do away with one-man rule and usher in a new democratic dispensation. ...
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THE draft constitution approved by Global Political Agreement (GPA) leaders and set to be tabled before Parliament on February 8 makes same-sex marriage a criminal offence, NewsDay can reveal. ...
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ZIMBABWE may become the first country in the world to pass a law requiring that women hold at least 50% of posts in Parliament and other government bodies, according to the country’s new draft constitution. ...
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Copac co-chair Douglas Mwonzora hailed Zim’s draft constitution for having the most comprehensive Bill of Rights compared to other constitutions in Africa. ...
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