Zim politics: Dialogue of the deaf

At present, Zimbabwe desperately needs this healthy dialogical process in order to avert a constitutional and political crisis or at the extreme a violent conflict.
By Edknowledge Mandikwaza Oct. 27, 2023

Polad member challenges 2023 poll fees

Nationalists Alliance Party leader and Polad member Divine Mhambi Hove filed a High Court challenge seeking to have the fees set aside.
By Miriam Mangwaya Apr. 24, 2023

ED should thank us: Polad

Polad members said after the 2018 elections, the country was heading for an economic mess and the grouping proposed a cocktail of measures to rescue Mnangagwa out of the quagmire.
By Problem Masau Apr. 17, 2023

‘Zim needs inclusive govt’

In an interview, Chikohora, who is also a Gweru-based chartered accountant and economist, said his party is pushing for an inclusive government.
By Stephen Chadenga Apr. 14, 2023

Polad a tool to sanitise Mnangagwa legitimacy

While the government has doled out huge sums of money in allowances to Polad members, it has struggled to adequately remunerate its restive workforce.
By Tinashe Kairiza Feb. 10, 2023

We can’t disclose ED proposals: Zec

Zec chief elections officer Utloile Silaigwana initially demanded the questions in writing, but later said he was not authorised to release the recommendations to the media.
By Miriam Mangwaya Jan. 31, 2023

Editorial comment: Commonwealth mission comes at the right time

As has become the norm in this country, those that control the levers of power are throwing caution to the wind and going for broke to retain power in the elections.
By The Standard Nov. 13, 2022

Sikhala, Sithole denied bail for 5th time

Sikhala and Sithole had applied for bail on changed circumstances saying they have been in prison for four months.
By Desmond Chingarande Oct. 6, 2022

‘Sikhala a pawn to force CCC into Polad’

Mtetwa said they had gathered evidence that Sikhala and Sithole were being punished for their party’s refusal to join Polad.
By Desmond Chingarande Sep. 29, 2022