Women Push for Quota System in Council

By Tafadzwa Muranganwa Women in civic society are now pushing for a quota system in council saying it will allow women to participate in all tiers of government. Speaking at a media engagement workshop by Crisis in Zimbabwe Coalition on Constitutional Amendment Bill recently, Women’s Academy for Leadership and Political Excellence(WALPE) Programmes Manager Batanai Mapinde…

MDC’s Smart Councils Statement

By Correspondent The opposition MDC Alliance recently held a gathering focused on the operations of Councils where it agreed a variety of resolutions as it aims to bring order to the many Councils it controls. Below we reproduce the statement of resolutions reached by the party. ……………………. Having had intense two day deliberations which ran under the…

Where Has Chamisa’s Integrity Panel Gone?

By Correspondent A five member integrity panel set up by MDC leader Nelson Chamisa last year to probe corrupt activities involving party deployees in local authorities has seemingly gone into hibernation raising fears that it was all political stuntmanship. The move is each day looking and sounding more like President Mnangagwa’s constant anti-corruption taskforces, commissions…