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Chiefs stress need to free the airwaves

By Nomalanga Moyo SW Radio Africa 29 April 2014 Traditional leaders have added their voices to the on-going calls to the government to free up the airwaves and license community radio stations. The leaders, who included chiefs and headmen from across the country, made the call at a conference hosted by the...

Traditional leaders & councillors named in partisan food distribution

By Tererai Karimakwenda SW Radio Africa 04 November 2013 A human rights activist from Manicaland has exposed several traditional leaders and ZANU PF councillors who are distributing government food along partisan lines, denying the MDC-T and other opposition supporters. Peter Chanetsa, who monitors the...

Police refuse to assist threatened headman in Chimanimani

By Tererai Karimakwenda SW Radio Africa 13 August 2013 The police in Zimbabwe’s north eastern district of Manicaland province have refused to assist a traditional leader who supports the MDC-T, following threats of eviction by war vets and ZANU PF thugs. According to Peter Savanhu, a local activist from...

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