What’s to celebrate? – Zimbabwe Vigil Diary

What’s to celebrate? – Zimbabwe Vigil Diary

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Zimbabwe Marks Independence Day in Gloom

Zimbabwe Marks Independence Day in Gloom

18 April 2021 marks 41 years since Zimbabwe gained independence from colonial rule to majority rule. The Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum (the Forum) joins the rest of the country in marking this important day. Sadly, Zimbabweans have little to celebrate on this day given the deplorable standard of living of citizens, persistent human rights abuses and the departure from constitutional practices in the country.

Zimbabwe Celebrates 41 with an Undemocratic Patriotic Bill Clouding the Nation

Zimbabwe Celebrates 41 with an Undemocratic Patriotic Bill Clouding the Nation

The Zimbabwe Human Rights Association (ZimRights), an association of over 250 000 patriotic Zimbabweans who believe in human rights, joins the nation in marking the 41st anniversary of Independence, albeit with an undemocratic bill hanging over our heads.

What’s to celebrate? – Zimbabwe Vigil Diary

41 years of independence on 18th April will not be marked with much enthusiasm as people struggle to survive with young girls selling their bodies for a...

Birthday Greetings, Zimbabwe

Like yesterday, I remember the day that Ian Smith declared independence from Britain. I was driving...

They stood there dumbfounded

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