South Africa -A Zimbabwean refugee mother who spent five days in police custody and faced being deported, has been reunited with her four-year-old son.
Harare ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â‚¬Â There is a saying that politics is the second oldest profession in the world and it is just as sordid as the oldest.Of course, this is not a very flattering thing to say about the practitioners of the profession called politics because the world has seen its fair share of principled, dedicated and people-centred politicians.
HarareÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â‚¬Å“ ZimbabweÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s longest serving journalist and one of President Robert MugabeÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s most strident critics in the media has been called from retirement for the third time ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â‚¬Å“ this time to rescue the PresidentÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s most fanatical supporter, The Herald newspaper.
The Media Institute of Southern Africa MISA-Zimbabwe has condemned the defamation charges levelled against state- controlled daily The Chronicle editor, Brezhnev Malaba and reporter, Nduduzo Tshuma over an article exposing a maize scandal at the Grain Marketing Board (GMB), published in the paper in February.
Militant supporters of Robert Mugabe descended on some of ZimbabweÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s last white-owned farms yesterday in an orchestrated campaign of intimidation designed to keep him in power.
Zimbabwe's prisoners are suffering untold horrors in Zimbabwe's jails. The State is locking them up in hell-holes, condemning them to slow starvation and possible death from nutrition-related illnesses or the vast array of other diseases they are exposed to through unhygienic conditions.
Renowned protest singer and freedom of expression campaigner Viomak set up a free expression organisation,Zimbabwe Institute For Free Expression to educate Zimbabwe citizens on free expression issues and human rights.The first of its kind by a Zimbabwean, the organisation is a learning platform for women empowerment and citizens' human rights.