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Magaisa’s BSR on Political Reforms in Zimbabwe – The Discovery of Ignorance

The 20 February 2021 Big Saturday Read on Political Reforms by Dr Alex T Magaisa opens with the issue of challenges of problem solving. Effective problem solving involves identifying and isolating issues quickly and address them by making informed and timely decisions. One way of identifying cross cutting issues is through dialogue. Dialogue is...

MAGAISA-RUHANYA ATTACK ON TSVANGIRAI: An Opinion on Vincent Tsvangirai’s Article By Sekuru Nhando

It was very interesting to read the article, titled Accept Reality Dr Magaisa, by young Tsvangirai doing the rounds in the media from the 9th of February 2021. Love him or hate him, Vincent’s article was beautifully written and well thought in a systematic way. The article elicited some responses from both Magaisa and Ruhanya and others...

SACU probes ‘land baron’ Peyama

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa' Special Anti-Corruption Unit (SACU) has opened a probe into land deals involving Chitungwiza businessman Wellington Peyama and the local authority. According to documents seen by this publication, SACU is probing Peyama Investments, an outfit fronted by the Zanu-PF activist on how it got a commercial stand measuring 3,8405 hectares without following...

Apple to increase prices for apps and in-app purchases for its customers in Zimbabwe

US technology company Apple Inc, known for its iPhone range of smartphones, says it will soon increase prices for apps and in-app purchases for its customers in Zimbabwe. The company says this has been necessitated by a new value-added tax of 14.5% in Zimbabwe. Below is the full message from Apple.

Cabinet approves demolition of illegal settlements

CABINET has approved the demolition of illegal structures built on wetlands and on land corruptly parcelled out by land barons throughout the country. Task teams have already been set up to identify alternative land to settle the affected citizens. Last week in his address to the nation, President Emmerson Mnangagwa slammed...

First batch of Covid-19 vaccines expected Monday

Government has dismissed as false and mischievous claims that it does not know which Covid-19 vaccine it should import, saying Zimbabwe will receive its first batch of 800 000 jabs from China on Monday to start the process of immunising 10 million people against the virus. Reports in some sections of the private and...

Accept Reality: A Response to Alex Magaisa

Having gone through a lot of Alex Magaisa’s recent articles, it is fair that a response by a Zimbabwean youth is given. After the disastrous 2013 election the MDCT family and its president Morgan Tsvangirai woke up to see a picture of Alex Magaisa, Jonathan Moyo, Saviour Kasukuwere and other G40 kingpins at a...

A VIEW FROM THE MOUNTAIN TOP : BSR THE OTHER SIDE OF THE STORY- 24th Epistle

"Chamisa is not my enemy, Mnangangwa is not my enemy, Tendai Biti is not my enemy, Welshman Ncube is not my enemy. I call upon these gentleman that we need to build Zimbabwe together because the people are suffering. If I am elected President of the MDC I will pursue dialogue and I am prepared to forsake...

Politics of Rational Disputation through the Generations: A Call For Unity In Fighting COVID 19 and Natural Disasters.

In an eNCA News interview of 30 June 2020, MDC President Douglas T. Mwonzora submitted to his political contemporaries that “rational disputation” is what is needed to bring about political changes with far reaching behavioural, cognitive and emotional changes in the Zimbabwean political landscape. Said President Mwonzora, “We want to have a different approach in our politics....

A View From The Mountain Top – 23rd Epistle

The year is 2012 and Alex Magaisa. the Legal Advisor then to the late Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai ( MHSRIP) was invited to lecture at the MDC National Conference in Milton Park Harare, theme being "The Constitution and Constitutionalism are two different things." "The Constitution and Constitutionalism are one half of the law each...