The successful annual Africa regional conference of the International Tobacco Growers’ Association held in Zimbabwe in June inevitably had the local pundits and organisations such as Natt sounding off in the media.
One writer wrote in one weekly paper a beautiful piece published on Sunday August 3 2014.
The entry of Barack Obama as United States President was characterised by inflated and buoyant expectations by most Africans.
As Zanu PF goes to congress in December, many Zimbabweans will expect that President Robert Gabriel Mugabe, now 90, will accept he has had his time and should be allowed to rest.
ON April 6, we carried a lead story: Grace Mugabe eclipses Mujuru, Mnangagwa which for the first time revealed that the First Lady was establishing herself as a new kingmaker in Zanu PF.
It was reported in the News Day of July 15 2014 that government will soon register and regulate churches in light of recent human rights abuses orchestrated by church leaders.
Webster Shamu, then Media, Information and Publicity minister — at a function with a Chinese delegation — rose to speak about internet regulation.
The tentacles of a failed society and a voracious economic meltdown are surely squeezing the life out of a fragile country that has never learnt to walk on its own.
President Robert Mugabe recently accused some senior members in his Zanu PF party of fanning division within the party using the public media.
Recent developments in the country where high-ranking officials in government and parastatals have chosen to go to the press to blast each other as if channels of negotiation have been closed, are a cause for concern.