Operation Restore Legacy
10 Aug 2020
Chengetai Faith Gumbo
The attainment of Zimbabwe’s independence on 18 April 1980 was a momentous occasion which gave birth to a new state which had been born out of a protracted armed struggle. It was...
3 Sep 2018
Zimbabwe has stalled democratic development following the disputed July 30, 2018 elections with fears that the country may have regressed 10 years after the Harare shootings and violence on 01...
Dr Alex T. Magaisa
Zimbabwe’s Constitutional Court recently rendered a judgment upholding the election of Emmerson Mnangagwa as President of Zimbabwe following a legal challenge by Nelson Chamisa presidential ca...
27 Jul 2018
The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (‘ZEC’) is an independent electoral body that is tasked with the running of elections in terms of Zimbabwe’s Constitution of 2013. Section 238 of the Constitu...
Prof. David Moore
You take a chance when trying to get an afternoon fill-up in Harare these days: a return for the next sunrise is likely. As Elphias (let’s call him that) the petrol attendant told me the bad n...
On the 30th of July 2018, Zimbabwe will be holding its first elections without founding president Robert Mugabe-deposed by a military coup- and his nemesis Morgan Tsvangirai, who passed away o...
With barely 2 days to go to elections, the political temperatures in Zimbabwe are reaching a boiling point. At the centre of it all is a dispute over transparency and fairness in the running o...
13 Jul 2018
Dr Admire Mare
IT'S less than a two weeks before Zimbabwe goes to its first election ever since Robert Mugabe was pushed out of power through a military coup.
The election will also be historic in the sense t...
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...
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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
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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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