The Constitutional Court (Concourt) yesterday unanimously declared some parts of Section 33 of the Criminal Code (insulting the president) unconstitutional.
Matabeleland-based political analysts say Zimbabwe can only positively celebrate peace if the government publicly addresses gross human rights abuses perpetrated on ordinary citizens the Gukurahundi atrocities, Operation Murambatsvina and political violence that marred the 2008 general elections.
FARMERS in Matabeleland have formed a consortium seeking to buy shares from the struggling parastatal Cold Storage Company (CSC) amid indications it is engaging foreign partners to finance the acquisition of the shares made available by the government, Southern Eye Business has learnt.
THERE are some individuals and career mourning organisations whose focus and interest is to ensure that Matabeleland as a region and its people become professional mourners when it comes to issues of national interest.
A GLUT of cabbages has hit the market in Matabeleland and its hinterlands, forcing prices of the crop to drastically drop to as little as 25 cents or R2 from $1.
SOUTH AFRICAN Afro-pop musician, Patricia Majalisa, is set to make a return to Matabeleland for two shows due to popular demand.
FORMER MDC director of policy and research Qhubani Moyo on Friday described the people of Matabeleland as cry-babies who are too negative about Zanu PF.
AS meek Zimbabweans, we are slowly accepting the grim fate of another five gruelling years under the hegemony of Zanu PF.
THREE groups representing Matabeleland provinces have declared they would clinch the top accolade at the Chibuku Road to Fame national finals that are slated for Saturday in Harare.
MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai is expected in Matabeleland this week for high-level consultative meetings with party structures to map a way forward after the disputed July 31 elections.