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National News
Robert Mugabe is born on February 21 in what was then British-ruled Southern Rhodesia. ...
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National News
ZAPU has petitioned government to erect a monument at the Bhalagwe mass graves in Matobo, Matabeleland South, as part of measures to bring closure to Gukurahundi victims. ...
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National News
ZAPU has urged its supporters and Gukurahundi victims to attend hearings on national healing to share accounts of the 1980s mass killings to ensure the “truth is not hidden”. ...
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Arts & Culture
ONLINE streaming organisation CITE director and human rights activist, Zenzele Ndebele, is set to showcase his new documentary, Zimbabwe Shutdown: The January Protests, at Rainbow Hotel in Bulawayo on June 12. ...
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National News
OUTSPOKEN Ntabazinduna Chief Nhlanhlayemangwe Felix Ndiweni on Thursday said he does not recognise President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s government. ...
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National News
REPORTS of two government commissions of inquiry into post-independence massacres in Matabeleland and parts of Midlands “have been lost”, National Peace and Reconciliation Commission (NPRC) chairperson Justice Selo Nare has claimed. ...
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National News
GOVERNMENT should stop public relations stunts and political gamesmanship by making token visits to Rwanda, which is commemorating the International Day of Reflection on Genocide, while paying lip service to the post-independence Gukurahundi massacres in the Matabeleland and Midlands provinces, opposition leader Nelson Chamisa has said. ...
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National News
CIVIC society organisations (CSOs) are today conducting a national indaba on policy options and paths to ending enforced disappearances in Zimbabwe as well as seeking justice for victims and survivors, Habakkuk Trust has said. ...
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Columnists Opinion & Editorials
We, the deeply concerned, patriots of Zimbabwe living here in the United States, are here because we have a problem, a problem of State-sponsored terror and atrocities ordered and sanctioned by someone we know was an enforcer for former President Robert Mugabe’s atrocities of the 1980s, known today as Gukurahundi. ...
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News Slider
From 21 to 23 November 2018, over 118 delegates converged in Bulawayo for the 2018 Transitional Justice Policy Symposium which was jointly convened by the National Transitional Justice ...
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News
PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe, some of his ministers and senior army officials were closely involved in the planning and execution of the Gukurahundi massacres, new research and recently declassified Australian government documents have revealed. ...
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National News
ANOTHER secessionist party was launched in Bulawayo on Saturday, promising to push for the “independence” of the south western parts of the country within two years. ...
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News
THE fight by former Zipra combatants to reclaim their properties which were seized by government at the height of the Gukurahundi era in the early 1980s has taken a new twist ...
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National News
TEMPERS flared on Tuesday night during a public debate on elections at Sapes Trust in Harare when the moderator raised the issue of Gukurahundi atrocities. ...
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National News
GEOFFREY Nyarota, a prominent journalist and editor, has threatened to sue NewsDay for $1 million over a letter to the editor published by the newspaper in December last year. ...
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National News Politics
Mthwakazi Liberation Front activist Charles Thomas is appealing for $500 to undergo treatment for head injuries he claims he sustained during the Gukurahundi massacres. ...
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National News
THE late Vice-President John Nkomo was deeply hurt by the Gukurahundi massacres that left thousands dead in Matabeleland and Midlands, his younger brother has said. ...
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National News
MDC-T MP for Matobo South Gabriel Ndebele says he will request government to remove the heroes’ acre from Bhalagwe camp which was allegedly used as a concentration base during Gukurahundi in the 1980s. ...
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News Politics
A coalition of Matabeleland activists, uMthwakazi Review, has come up with a petition to push for the recognition of Gukurahundi as genocide by countries such as the United Kingdom, United States and South Africa. ...
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News
UNITED STATES ambassador to Zimbabwe, Bruce Wharton, has said his country was too pre-occupied with limiting the spread of communism to intervene in the Gukurahundi massacres which claimed an estimated 20 000 people from Matabeleland and Midlands in the 1980s. ...
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National News
WOMEN of Zimbabwe Arise has accused a group of police officers from Bulawayo of forcing them to speak in Shona during the activists’ demonstration on water problems more. ...
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National News
PEOPLE should avoid tribalising the issue of Gukurahundi as this was fuelling conflict between Ndebeles and Shonas. ...
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News
FORMER ZBC and Zimpapers journalist Tapfuma Machakaire has made sensational claims that he survived execution by soldiers from the 5th Brigade during the Gukurahundi atrocities after he was mistaken for a South African spy. ...
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Columnists Opinion & Editorials
MORE and more cemeteries have to be opened up on the outskirts of Harare because there is no more space in the old graveyards. ...
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National News Politics
National Healing, Integration and Reconciliation co-minister Moses Mzila Ndlovu yesterday accused Zanu PF of frustrating efforts to address Gukurahundi. ...
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News Politics
MDC secretary-general Priscilla Misihairabwi-Mushonga has attacked Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai’s MDC-T for allegedly ignoring victims of Gukurahundi ...
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Zanu PF members assault Zapu activist
A Zapu activist was on Monday allegedly struck in the face with an iron bar by alleged Zanu PF activists after an altercation over an intended seizure of ...
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Fresh charges against artist
The trial of Owen Maseko, a Bulawayo-based artist, failed to take off Sunday at Bulawayo’s Tredgold Building courts after the state brought fresh charges against him. The artist ...
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Civic bodies slam govt ban on Gukurahundi exhibition
Civil society organisations based in Matabeleland have challenged government to reverse a ban on an exhibition depicting the 1980s Matabeleland atrocities. The exhibition run by Bulawayo-based artist Owen ...
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Wild animals dig up Gukurahundi graves
The remains of at least 13 people who were shot and killed by the Fifth Brigade during the Gukurahundi era in Chief Mabhikwa’s area of Lupane and buried ...
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