There was no shortage of candidates for the 10 June by-elections as 102 candidates filed their nomination papers yesterday giving the Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front an element of credibility.
Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front Secretary for the Commissariat Saviour Kasukuwere has nullified the booting out of Aeneas Chigwedere as acting provincial chairman for Mashonaland East.
Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa is beginning to show his political clout.
Movement for Democratic Change leader Morgan Tsvangirai has been accused of betraying the people of Bulawayo by refusing to contest the 10 June by-elections because he is surrendering seats that the Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front has never won to the ruling party.
The Daily News, once one of the largest circulating papers in the country before it was closed down in 2003 only to be allowed to come back by the inclusive government, is thriving against all odds because it was founded on a solid commercial foundation and did not depend on advertising or donor support but on circulation, its chief operating officer Sharon Samushonga says.