Editor’s Memo: What about dialogue to end sanctions?

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa, in his address on Tuesday in the United States, said sanctions against Zimbabwe were hurting ordinary people.
By Faith Zaba Sep. 22, 2023

Should Africa celebrate its G20 membership, yet?

The European Union makes up the 20th member, with its seat, under the European Commission, representing every country within the EU bloc.
By Kevin Tutani Sep. 22, 2023

ED blows US$1m on inauguration

According to the invitation cards, Mnangagwa and wife invited the guests to thank them for supporting them.
By Kenneth Nyangani Sep. 11, 2023

Why have poll guidelines if ‘there is no perfect election’?

Interestingly, South Africa is a leading member of Sadc, the AU and Commonwealth — yet, its head of State has chosen to undermine these organisations’ election observer missions.
By Tendai Ruben Mbofana Sep. 4, 2023

Exposed: Plot to divide Sadc

Already, leaders of Mozambique, Namibia and Tanzania have endorsed Mnangagwa’s victory. South Africa’s Cyril Ramaphosa congratulated him, but qualified his commendation in later remarks.
By Problem Masau and Brent Shamu Aug. 31, 2023

SA-based Zimbos plot protests

The Citizens Coalition for Change (CCC) has refused to accept electoral defeat citing a number of irregularities and intimidation of its supporters.
By Silas Nkala Aug. 30, 2023

UN wades into Zim poll dispute

Florencia Soto Niño-Martínez, Guterres’s spokesperson, said the UN chief was closely following developments in the country.

World View: Why won’t Putin go to SA

Moscow still subsidises the ANC today (in various clandestine ways), so Putin could reasonably expect President Cyril Ramaphosa to protect him from arrest.
By Gwynne Dyer Jul. 28, 2023

In the groove: Jeys Marabini caught live in H-Town

Jeys himself has said that he will never leave Bulawayo, so there was no point in even discussing this matter any further.
By Fred Zindi Jun. 25, 2023