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ZIMBABWE has been urged to adopt and accede to the United Nations Convention Against Torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment if the country is to be considered internationally as a nation upholding human rights which is pivotal in the international re-engagement process. ...
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Opinion & Editorials
A MENACING wave of intolerance and hate-based violence is targeting worshippers of many faiths across the globe ...
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ACCORDING to the United Nations, Africa has the highest adolescent pregnancy rates in the world. ...
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National News
The United Nations has expressed deep concern at reports of people being raped and tortured in the ongoing crackdown against dissent in Zimbabwe and demanded President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s government to act to end the impunity. ...
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Aid agencies warn more than two million people in the Lake Chad region urgently need aid. ...
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Columnists Opinion & Editorials
Modern slavery is a crime against humanity. Although some types of enslavement, like sex trafficking, are widely known, others hide in plain sight. Enslavement happens in many industries — including restaurants, domestic work, electronics, construction, textiles, steel and seafood. ...
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As the death toll rises from South Sudan’s spiraling political and ethnic conflict, the ability of the UN to enforce its peacekeeping mandate in the country is coming under increased scrutiny. ...
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National News
Families displaced during the 2005 Operation Murambatsvina/Restore Order are still wallowing in poverty, without decent shelter. ...
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National News
FINANCE minister Tendai Biti yesterday said President Robert Mugabe has agreed that a United Nations fact-finding mission should visit Zimbabwe to assess funding requirements for the forthcoming elections. ...
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National News
NEW YORK — Citing arbitrary arrests, intimidation and harassment, the United Nations human rights arm on Saturday condemned recent attacks against human rights defenders in Zimbabwe ahead of elections expected later this year. ...
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UNITED Nations secretary-general Ban Ki-moon has appointed Aeneas Chapinga Chuma of Zimbabwe as his deputy special representative for Recovery and Governance of the United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL). ...
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A small group of UN observation officers operates in Syria, providing the state of peace in the Israeli-occupied Syrian Golan Heights. ...
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JUNIOR Chamber International of Zimbabwe ( JCI) and United Nations (UN) have embarked on a joint career guidance programme targetting all schoolgirls throughout the country as part of the UN agency’s Millenium Development Goals.
Columnists Opinion & Editorials
In simple terms, poverty is mainly inadequate food, shelter and healthcare. And hunger has now laid siege on one-and-a-half million Zimbabweans, according to recent Press reports ...
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