KENNETH MATIMAIRE MUTARE – Political parties have fielded a mere 22 female candidates out of the 194 aspiring Members of Parliament (MP) in the eastern border province. Most interestingly, the 22 female candidates are to stand in 14 different constituencies out of the 26 seats in Manicaland Province. The development comes at a time when
Veteran broadcaster and news reader, Jestina Mukoko says more has to be done to cushion women to take active political roles. She was speaking on the sidelines of the June 26th International Day of Victims of Torture held in Nyamaropa in Manicaland Province. In an interview with Kumakomo Community Radio Initiative, Mukoko said that most
Democracy is a right and it is though democracy that citizens feel they belong to a state. In the absence of democracy, citizens suffer the brunt of the absence of rule and law consequently the state can expose citizens to human rights violations. Such was the drive in Nyamaropa when hundreds of people gathered to
An explosion at the White City Stadium this afternoon has reportedly left some people injured. The President Cde E.D. Mnangagwa is said to be safe after being evacuated from the scene. More to follow.