[ISS] ‘Good fences make good neighbours,’ the American poet Robert Frost wrote in 1915. This remark has been widely misinterpreted to mean that Frost was advocating the erection of barriers between people as the best way of getting along. In fact he was disapprovingly quoting his neighbour whom he was trying to persuade instead to knock down the wall between their properties.
[New Zimbabwe] The New Patriotic Front (NPF) formed by remnants of Zanu PF’s former faction known as G40 has demanded that former President Robert Mugabe be accorded his constitutional rights to association and other freedoms.
[News24Wire] The Zimbabwe Amalgamated Churches Council (ZACC) has reportedly rubbished claims by former president Robert Mugabe’s nephew that the new government of President Emmerson Mnagagwa was “ill-treating” his uncle.
[News24Wire] War veterans in Zimbabwe say they plotted to oust Robert Mugabe as leader just weeks ahead of a military operation that pushed the 93-year-old out of office.
[VOA] A Zimbabwean pastor and political activist has been acquitted of charges of subversion against the government of ex-President Robert Mugabe.
[IRIN] Harare -At the ripe old age of 93, Robert Mugabe, Zimbabwe’s long-serving president, has offered himself as the candidate to lead his ruling ZANU-PF party in elections next year.
[New Zimbabwe] President Robert Mugabe’s bid to impose a docile war veterans’ leadership suffered a blow on Tuesday when a High Court judge confirmed an earlier ruling barring interference with the running of the association.
[News24Wire] Zimbabwe’s main opposition the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) party, led by Morgan Tsvangirai, has slammed the “painstakingly slow and thoroughly inefficient” voter registration exercise undertaken by the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC).
[News24Wire] President Robert Mugabe has reportedly blown an estimated $20m of state funds in eight of his Zanu-PF youth interface rallies held so far.
[East African] Zimbabwe will in November rename its main airport after the country’s long-serving ruler, President Robert Mugabe.