Global Political Agreement

Global Political Agreement

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PRESIDENT Mugabe has found himself in an embarrassing gaffe as it emerged the date he set for the sitting of the electoral nomination court does not exist on this year’s calendar. ...
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Columnists Opinion & Editorials
On September 15, 2008 Zimbabwe’s three political parties, Zanu PF, and the two MDCs, signed the GPA, a settlement aimed at resolving the country’s political and economic crisis. ...
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National News
GOVERNMENT has abandoned plans to carry out a land audit as set out by the GPA to weed out multiple-farm owners due to lack of funds. ...
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National News Politics
The South African facilitation team is expected in the country next week to consult with parties in GPA on the contentious election roadmap and timelines. ...
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Columnists Opinion & Editorials
A WIT once commented that a camel was a horse designed by a committee. ...
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News Politics
AUSTRALIA’S indications that it will lift the sanctions it slapped on Zimbabwe if Harare holds free and fair elections could have been influenced by developments in the constitution-making process. ...
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News Politics
ZANU PF and the two MDC parties yesterday clashed over the composition of the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec)’s secretariat which the latter insist was “partisan”, pushing for its replacement before the harmonised elections later this year. ...
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National News
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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National News
SOUTH AFRICA President Jacob Zuma’s facilitation team jetted into the country yesterday and met negotiators from the three political parties in the inclusive government to check on the country’s progress in implementing outstanding Global Political Agreement (GPA) issues. ...
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National News Politics
A Cabinet committee set up to break the deadlock in the constitution-making process will meet today after it missed President Robert Mugabe’s Christmas Day deadline to conclude the exercise. ...
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Columnists Opinion & Editorials
As Zimbabwe prepares for watershed elections set for next year, the insistence by regional leaders on the full implementation of the Global Political Agreement (GPA) before the polls should be hailed by those yearning for a return to democracy. ...
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National News Politics
REGIONAL leaders have insisted on the full implementation of the Global Political Agreement (GPA) before Zimbabwe holds harmonised elections. ...
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National News
SOUTH AFRICAN President Jacob Zuma’s four-member facilitation team yesterday separately met with representatives of the three political parties in the coalition government to receive updates on the constitutional reform process and preparations for next year’s general elections. ...
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CRISIS in Zimbabwe Coalition on Monday dispatched a delegation to Tanzania and Mozambique to meet civil society leaders and government officials, to pile pressure on the inclusive government to conclude reforms in line with the Global Political Agreement (GPA). ...
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National News Politics
PRESIDENT Mugabe yesterday excluded MDC leader Welshman Ncube from a meeting of the Global Political Agreement leaders to discuss the new constitution. ...
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National News Politics
PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe yesterday excluded MDC leader Welshman Ncube from a meeting of the Global Political Agreement (GPA) leaders to discuss the new constitution despite making commitments to include the minister in the crucial process ...
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National News
PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe is reportedly attempting to rope in Attorney-General Johannes Tomana and Chief Justice Godfrey Chidyausiku to finalise the draft constitution ...
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President Robert Mugabe faces a stumbling block in his quest to wrest the constitution-making process from Parliament after his co-principals, Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai and MDC leader Welshman Ncube, yesterday said they will not be party to the move. ...
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National News Politics
The PM disclosed that in negotiating the signing of the GPA in 2008, President Mugabe unsuccessfully tried to sneak in a clause granting amnesty to perpetrators of the 2008 violence to avoid prosecution of Zanu PF militia. ...
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National News
ZANU PF partners in the government of national unity (GNU) — MDC and MDC (T) — have dismissed President Robert Mugabe’s assertion that the principals were in charge of the constitution-making process, arguing that there is no such provision in the Global Political Agreement (GPA). ...
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News Politics
THERE are growing fears that Zimbabwe is heading towards another flawed election process, with analysts warning there are no signs of real reforms before Zanu PF’s chosen poll date. ...
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Columnists Opinion & Editorials
THE two-day Copac All-Stakeholders’ Conference in the capital was just nothing, but a waste of both financial and material resources. ...
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Columnists Opinion & Editorials
THREATS of a military coup coming from senior Zanu PF officials in the event that President Robert Mugabe and the party lose harmonised elections next year should not be taken lightly and ...
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News
ANALYSTS have expressed mixed feelings over the effectiveness of the Joint Monitoring and Implementation Committee (Jomic) in overseeing the implementation of the Global Political Agreement (GPA). ...
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National News
SA President Jacob Zuma’s facilitation team which was in the country on Monday to meet principals to the GPA, left empty-handed as President Mugabe and the PM were out of the country. ...
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POLICE Commissioner-General Augustine Chihuri has defended the Public Order and Security Act (Posa), saying the piece of legislation empowered law enforcement agents to curb lawlessness. ...
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National News Politics
Rejoice Ngwenya , a Copac rapporteur to talks about disagreements on which documents must be tabled at the All Stakeholders meeting. ...
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