The African Human Rights Court has been asked to rule on the legality of the Southern African Development Community Tribunal’s suspension by regional leaders, in a landmark legal request by the Pan African Lawyers Union.
Human rights groups fear that President Robert Mugabe may take advantage of the conflict in DRC and other regional issues to stall democratic reforms
The Local Government Ministry, which is spearheading the project, on Thursday unveiled a video detailing the construction described as the Sandton of Zimbabwe, referring to the luxury city of Sandton in South Africa
Zanu PF spokesman Rugare Gumbo told VOA Studio 7 that his party still strongly supports the DRC government.
David Chamanga of Ward 17 in the Mushimbo area lost property worth thousands of dollars when his two houses were burnt by people suspected to be Zanu PF activists, among them Forbes Karonga and Kapitau Kazingizi.
The Zimbabwe Diabetic Association said 29 million people in Sub-Saharan Africa suffer from the disease, and the United Nations believes that over 350 million are living with the condition worldwide.
In remarks launching the MTP’s first annual implementation progress report, Mr. Tsvangirai called the MTP “Zimbabwe’s lifeline to development” that will guide the country until 2015.
Those advocating for the move, that was also done in the 2000 referendum, say doing so will ensure that everyone above the age of 18 will have the opportunity to participate in the plebiscite.
ZIFA has been relying on financial donations with the bulk coming from association president Cuthbert Dube to stay afloat.
Zimbabweans say the debates show that the US is a sentimental democracy and how opponents can differ on policy without resorting to violence.
Former youth secretary Edias Chirape disappeared six days ago after telling his family he was going to buy groceries
Ibrahim said Zimbabwe had some of the most educated people, but bad political leadership was preventing the country's full economic prospects