Zim newspapers struggle with financial challenges

By Tererai Karimakwenda SW Radio Africa 08 August, 2014 Media houses in Zimbabwe are reported to be struggling to cope as the economy continues to deteriorate, with private as well as state run entities failing to pay wages and being forced to retrench workers. The demise of newspapers due to digital...

Police torture of Chingwizi residents condemned

By Tererai Karimakwenda SW Radio Africa 06 August, 2014 Several civil society organizations in Zimbabwe have condemned the reported torture of internally displaced residents from the Chingwizi Camp in Mwenezi, who were arrested over the weekend after protests to relocate a local clinic turned violent and two...

Poll places Mugabe among worst leaders

By Tererai Karimakwenda SW Radio Africa 06 August, 2014 A respected American research group has published the results of a poll which ranked approval ratings of Presidents in sub-Saharan Africa. The Gallup poll, based on face-to-face interviews with 1,000 adults older than 15 years of age, was conducted in...

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