Zimbabwe:Biti Tells Court of Dramatic Escape Bid, Night in Toilet

[New Zimbabwe] MDC Alliance principal Tendai Biti related before a Harare court Friday the gripping tale of his dramatic escape bid to neighbouring Zambia with suspected state agents in deadly pursuit while relatives were viciously harassed back home.

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Zimbabwe:Central Bank Told to Publicize Externalized Funds

[263Chat] Zimbabwe Coalition on Debt and Development (ZIMCODD) has urged the Reserve Bank Zimbabwe (RBZ) to publicize the total amount of externalized funds and assets recovered since President Emmerson Mnangagwa announced a three-month amnesty window for the return of public funds illegally stashed abroad by individuals and companies.

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Zimbabwe: ‘Coalition an Attempt to Rig the Election’

[The Herald] As harmonised elections scheduled for 2018 approach, there is discernible movement and reconfiguration in Zimbabwe’s politics with the entrance of independent candidates set to change the game. Last week we featured activist Fadzayi Mahere, whose entrance and declaration to run as an independent MP have been seen as a threat by the main opposition. Another independent, Dr Nkosana Moyo (NM), has declared his intention to run for President and accuses the opposition of failing to “articulate

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Zimbabwe: Pastor in Court for ‘Abusing’ National Flag

[The Herald] A controversial Gutu pastor who was last week charged of criminal nuisance was yesterday back in court this time facing allegations of abusing the national flag.Patrick Phillip Mugadza (46) reportedly used the national flag for political mischief, thereby contravening the Flag of Zimbabwe Act.

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