Category: Opinion

MDC-T reshuffle a farce

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By Panganai Nzira and Forget Tsododo

 

The reported power struggles between the temperamental Tendai Biti, MDC-T Secretary-General and the kitchen cabinet kingmaker, Ian Makone, has taken a new twist as the MDC-T leader, Morgan Tsvangirai announced a reshuffle of MDC-T ministers.

 

The move is widely viewed as part of the power dynamics in the party, ahead of the congress next year, as the race for the next president of the MDC-T goes into acceleration.

 

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The Night the Vuvuzelas went silent.

khune.jpgBy Albert Chekayi

 

June 16 is quite a significant day in the history of Africa. In 1976 on the same day, in Soweto, South Africa, the then apartheid regime butchered innocent school children who were protesting against the teaching of the Afrikaans language. The day was later adopted by the continent as the Day of the African Child.

 

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Politics of Awards

jenni williams  clinton awards.jpgBy Panganai Nzira
According to the online dictionary answers .com, an award is something given to a person or a group of people to recognize excellence in a certain field; a certificate of excellence. Awards are often signified by trophies, titles, certificates or medals. An award may carry a monetary prize given to the recipient and may also simply be a public acknowledgment of excellence, without any tangible token or prize.

 

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