The issue of land rights in Africa is a complex one. In many nations, the farmland was stolen, or purchased under suspiciously generous conditions.
The #ThisFlag movement attempted to construct a unified non-partisan agenda, but it has failed to translate its energies into actionable political and electoral items its momentum has largely fizzled
Remarkably, the author explains that until the early 1990s, “only urban residents who were property-owners (and who likewise tended to be male) could vote in [Zimbabwe’s] local elections”
The Mugabe death rumor mill, and the denials of the nonagenarian’s demise, form the most vibrant sector of Zimbabwean public life
In the latest protests in Harare, shops owned by the vice president and other senior officials were looted