2nd Chimurenga Files

6 days ago | September 15, 2019

‘It all started in school’

Cde Parker Chipoyera’s connection with politics can be traced to his childhood days in Rhodesia. Our Deputy News Editor, ...

2 weeks ago | September 8, 2019

‘Living with scars of war’

We conclude chronicling Cde George Shumba’s war experiences. This week, the liberation fighter, who was known as Cde ...

4 weeks ago | August 25, 2019

‘The path had to be set for Mugabe’

Last week, Cde Farai Tafirenyika claimed there were Zipra cadres eliminated by Zanla combatants at the front during the ...

1 month ago | August 18, 2019

‘It wasn’t all success at the front’

We continue the political memoirs of Cde George Shumba whose nom de guerre was Cde Farai Tafirenyika. This week the ...

2 months ago | August 4, 2019

From Chifombo ‘killings’ to Mgagao ‘scheming’

LIBERATION war fighter Cde George Shumba, whose Chimurenga name was Farai Tafirenyika continues to narrate events during ...

2 months ago | July 21, 2019

From priesthood to the ‘bush war’

LIBERATION war fighter, Cde George Bvirwa Shumba’s life is founded on a strong Christian background. He studied towards ...

3 months ago | July 7, 2019

‘Politicisation made us hard-nuts to crack’

WE conclude the chronicles of the political life of Cde Lecture, Norman Makotsi. This week the liberation struggle ...

3 months ago | June 30, 2019

‘Dirty politics began in the war’

WE continue narrating the political journey of Cde Lecture, Norman Makotsi. This week, the liberation struggle fighter ...

3 months ago | June 16, 2019

‘I had enough of white bullies’

We continue chronicling the political life of Cde Norman Makotsi, whose nom de guerre was Cde Lecture. This week, the ...

3 months ago | June 9, 2019

‘It all began in Byo’

We chronicle the political life of Cde Norman Makotsi, whose nom de guerre was Cde Lecture. The liberation war fighter ...

4 months ago | May 19, 2019

‘Ceasefire: Sudden change of life’

We publish the final part of the political narrative of Cde Fani Chikomba, whose liberation war name was Cde Sorry ...

4 months ago | May 12, 2019

‘From a mere fighter to platoon commander’

We continue chronicling the political life of Cde Fani Chikomba whose liberation war name was Cde Sorry Zivanayi. This ...

5 months ago | May 5, 2019

‘From a gang of 50 to just 27’

We continue chronicling the political life of Cde Sorry Zivanayi. This week, the liberation fighter narrates to our ...

5 months ago | April 14, 2019

‘It was surprise attack after another’

We continue narrating the political life of Cde Fani Chikomba whose nom de guerre was Cde Sorry Zivanayi. This week, the ...