2nd Chimurenga Files

4 days ago | November 17, 2019

From mujibha to war veteran

The liberation struggle drew participation from people of diverse backgrounds who were inspired to fight for Zimbabwe by ...

2 weeks ago | November 10, 2019

I’m not a rebel: Cde Chipoyera

In a riveting account never before made public, Cde Parker Chipoyera (PC) opens up on events leading to the arrest of ...

1 month ago | October 20, 2019

‘Mugabe’s questionable exit plan to Moza’

Our Deputy News Editor, Levi Mukarati, continues to explore Cde Parker Chipoyera’s political journey. This week, the ...

1 month ago | October 13, 2019

Nhari, Badza rebels were ‘crushed’

Last week, freedom fighter Cde Parker Chipoyera told our Deputy News Editor Levi Mukarati of an uprising famously called ...

2 months ago | October 6, 2019

‘One centre of power, a funny ideology’

Our Deputy News Editor Levi Mukarati continues to engage Cde Parker Chipoyera on his political journey during the ...

2 months ago | September 29, 2019

Under same roof for days with Chitepo

Comrade Parker Chipoyera continues to narrate events following their arrest after escape from lawful custody. He tells ...

2 months ago | September 22, 2019

‘We had become radicals’

Cde Parker Chipoyera continues his war Chronicles. This week, the liberation fighter narrates to our Deputy News Editor ...

2 months 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 months 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 ...

3 months 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 ...

3 months 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 ...

4 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 ...

4 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 ...

5 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 ...