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8 months ago | June 17, 2018

EDITORIAL COMMENT: Fleeing from fact and reason

On April 17 this year, a day before the country’s sacred Independence Day, former director of the United States Federal ...

9 months ago | June 10, 2018

EDITORIAL COMMENT: What Zanu-PF was MDC has become

For some, South African struggle icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, who sadly passed away on April 2, 2018 (may her dear ...

9 months ago | June 3, 2018

Silly season is upon us

We are officially in election season, silly season you might be tempted to call it, and we are likely to hear all sorts ...

9 months ago | May 27, 2018

EDITORIAL COMMENT: Don’t give up on the parastatals

An old hypothesis suggests that parastatals are inherently incompetent, inefficient and corrupt relative to the private ...

9 months ago | May 20, 2018

A season of action, delivery

Finally, Zanu-PF’s election campaign machinery has been set in motion. This comes a fortnight after the party’s ...

10 months ago | May 13, 2018

Eyes on the main show

It would be easy to dwell on the hard week Nelson Chamisa has had.

10 months ago | May 6, 2018

2018: An opportunity for national restoration

We are at that point in the national political cycle when spaghetti roads are promised and people are told aircraft will ...

10 months ago | April 29, 2018

EDITORIAL COMMENT: Building Zim step-by-step, brick-by-brick

Developmental economists are still trying to make sense of how an economic backwater such as China could transform ...

10 months ago | April 22, 2018

Editorial Comment: A sick brand of politics

This week we were reminded of Gore Vidal, the American essayist who died back in 2012 and was referred to by some as the ...

10 months ago | April 15, 2018

Making Zim Incorporated work

In 1998, Zimbabwe deployed its military to the Democratic Republic of Congo to fight rebels backed primarily by Rwanda ...

11 months ago | April 8, 2018

No substitute for quality

Addressing senior officials of the Communist Party of China in Beijing last week, President Emmerson Mnangagwa said of ...

11 months ago | April 1, 2018

Confronting the national question

“Our civilisation … is founded on coal, more completely than one realises until one stops to think about it. “The ...

11 months ago | March 25, 2018

We do not eat politics

For far too long, Zimbabwe has been the nation that eats politics.

11 months ago | March 18, 2018

When a President fails…

There comes a point in any state’s existence where it must declare “never again”.