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Election Rigging Special 22-08-13

To coincide with Robert Mugabe’s inauguration, Alex Bell brings you a step by step break down of how the election was manipulated to secure a ZANU PF victory. We hear from academics, analysts, politicians, election observers, polling agents and ordinary Zimbabweans, who describe the many flaws and...

Electoral Amendment Bill takes away Diaspora voting rights

By Mthulisi Mathuthu SW Radio Africa 31 July 2014 The Crisis Coalition in Zimbabwe has said the Electoral Amendment Bill, which sailed through the ZANU PF dominated Parliament without adjustments, is ‘patently unconstitutional’ and President Mugabe should not sign it into law. The bill, which seeks to...

Zimbabwe, a year after elections

By Tichaona Sibanda SW Radio Africa 31 July 2014 A year into Robert Mugabe’s 5th term as President, the high expectations and hope from his supporters, that led to his ‘crushing victory’, have given way to impatience and mounting criticism from all opposition parties, and many in ZANU PF. Since ZANU...

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