2nd Chimurenga Files

11 months ago | March 4, 2018

Revolutionary teachings from Chairman Mao

COMRADE Gomba Midson Mupasu, born 6 March 1942, whose Chimurenga name was Cde Norman Bethune, has in the past given us ...

11 months ago | February 18, 2018

Tsvangirai: A legacy embedded in contradiction

Richard Mahomva Mr Tsvangirai’s last days of re-joining the aged pieces of the opposition ahead of 2018 elections may be ...

12 months ago | January 28, 2018

At Chimoio, my sister’s death became a small matter

IT’S very possible that since we started publishing interviews with Cde Noel Museredza whose Chimurenga name was Cde ...

1 year ago | January 21, 2018

How we massacred 20 Rhodesian soldiers

LAST week, Cde Noel Museredza whose Chimurenga name was Cde Ignatius Dzvotsvotsvo spoke about how he joined the ...

1 year ago | January 14, 2018

How Rhodesian forces burnt three comrades

COMRADE Noel Museredza whose Chimurenga name was Cde Ignatius Dzvotsvotsvo joined the liberation struggle in 1972 and ...

1 year ago | January 7, 2018

‘I wish I could do something for Gogo’

AT the end of last month, we published interviews by Gogo Taripiwa Shawu whose responsibility in the early 1970s, was to ...

1 year ago | December 24, 2017

I fought the war with my cooking stick

LAST week, Gogo Taripiwa Shawu narrated how in the early 1970s she was given the responsibilities to look after homwe ...

1 year ago | December 17, 2017

Feeding, bathing Mbuya Nehanda

In May 2016, we published an interview where Cde Julian Maodza Murenga Mukomawashe claimed that as a young boy from ...

1 year ago | December 10, 2017

General Tongogara, the dancing Father

LAST week, the King George VI Barracks, which house the Zimbabwe National Army and Air Force of Zimbabwe headquarters ...

1 year ago | November 26, 2017

Formation of Patriotic Front

DUE to circumstances beyond our control, over the last three publications we were not able to publish this column. ...

1 year ago | October 29, 2017

‘We killed sellouts mercilessly’

When we started the series of interviews with Cde David Todhlana (born Chrispen Tapfuma Mataire) a few weeks ago, we ...

1 year ago | October 22, 2017

‘How I dumped Zapu for Zanu’

Comrade Chrispen Tapfuma Mataire (born February 24, 1945 in Chivhu), whose Chimurenga name was Cde David Todhlana, ...

1 year ago | October 15, 2017

When discrimination entered the struggle

Comrade Chrispen Tapfuma Mataire (born February 24, 1945 in Chivhu), whose Chimurenga name was Cde David Todhlana, is ...

1 year ago | October 8, 2017

How Pres Mugabe survived assassination in Gutu

For the past four editions, Comrade Kenny Constantine Mabuya, whose Chimurenga name was Cde Kenny Ridzai, gave us his ...