Operation Restore Legacy
26 Sep 2019
This recent week, if I owned Facebook, Google or WhatsApp and sitting far, far away from South Africa, Southern Africa and Africa itself I would be crunching the data of those that use my appl...
10 Sep 2019
There have been a number of books written on Robert Mugabe in his many leadership roles. As a leader of a guerrilla movement/army, as a prime minister, as a president and even from a western...
6 Jun 2019
One of my first lectures in graduate school was on how ‘enlightenment era’ Europe imagined and mapped Africa. And some of the first maps were silent about the interior save for pyramids to th...
16 May 2019
When President Mnangagwa made overtures for ‘national dialogue’ to his political rivals in the 2018 harmonized elections, it was understandably viewed as some sort of political grandstanding....
13 Jul 2018
The Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC) recently issued a statement on its coverage of political parties during the current campaign period of Zimbabwe’s 2018 harmonised election. This was...
6 Jul 2018
I have a number of friends and acquaintances that are running for political office in Zimbabwe’s scheduled harmonised election. The greater majority of them intend to be local government coun...
Three years on...Mnangagwa's crisis of expectations
November 24, 2020
Coordinator's Note: Is South Africa best placed to spearhead Zim mediation?
October 30, 2020
Prospects for genuine engagement and shifting power structures in Zimbabwe
South Africa/Ramaphosa's Zim headache...?
Can South Africa solve Zimbabwe's crisis?
African Liberation Day: Historical Perspective for Pan Africanism Today
May 26, 2020
"When Natives become Colonisers"
Coordinator's Note: Zimbabwe’s 40th Independence Anniversary
April 18, 2020
The Army and Politics in Zimbabwe: Mujuru, the Liberation Fighter and Kingmaker, Blessing Miles-Tendi (2020, OUP): A review.
Zimbabwe @40: A dream deferred?
3 years after November 2017, where are we going as a country? Was the ‘legacy’ restored?
Coordinator's note: Three years after Operation Restore "Legacy"
After three years: Whither Operation Restore Legacy
Zimbabwe: The Return of the Colonial
Zimbabwe: A deferred dream
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