Monthly Archives: August 2016

Beyond Borders Scotland – Harare Blues – a conversation between Petina Gappah and David Coltart

Beyond Borders Scotland uTube 28th August 2016

The Coltart McGrath Regime change agenda

The Herald By Obi Eguna Jnr Simunya 26th August 2016 This is a scurrilous piece regarding my son and daughter in law. For some reason the Herald does not allow one to cut and paste their articles so the link to this article is below.

ZANU PF crumbles as the MDC re-emerges By Addmore Zhou 19th August 2016 It has not been possible to download this article but the link is provided below.


The Tablet 18th August 2016 By Rose Gamble and Sean Smith Task of ousting Mugabe is too big for one person, bishops conference says as Mawarire plans UN protest in New York Catholic church seeks to kickstart Mugabe protests stalled by pastor’s departure The pastor who fled to the US after becoming the focus of […]

Mugabe need not vilify Mawarire

The Standard Sunday Opinion by Pius Wakatama 7th August 2016 Pastor Evan Mawarire, who started #ThisFlag movement which led to the shut-down of Zimbabwe on July 6, is stuck in South Africa where he had just gone, as he said, for a break. This was after being harassed, intimidated, arrested and detained in cells on […]

Ten arrested over anthem, flag at Zimbabwe v New Zealand cricket Test

The Standard By Obey Manayiti 7th August 2016 POLICE yesterday arrested at least 10 people during the Zimbabwe cricket team’s high-profile second Test match against New Zealand at Bulawayo’s Queens Sports Club as spectators sang the national anthem and waved flags in protest against the political and economic situation in the country. There were anti-government […]

Zimbabwe’s iconic swimmer Coventry out to make history

Zimbabwe Star Thursday 4th August, 2016 Harare, Aug 4 (IANS) Zimbabwe’s all-time record Olympic medallist and swimming sensation Kirsty Coventry is out to make history once again. Having won seven of Zimbabwe’s eight Olympic medals since Independence in 1980, 32-year-old Coventry has once again set her eyes on winning medals at the forthcoming Rio Olympic […]