The recent changes and restructuring in the state-controlled media, engineered by the Department of Information and Publicity, is beginning to pay dividends according to the Media Monitoring Project of Zimbabwe.
Divisions within the Movement for Democratic Change, fanned by an overzealous state-controlled media all out to discredit the strongest opposition party this country has ever had, could derail the party’s presidential election campaign.
Though under pressure from leaders of the Southern African Development Community who forced the ruling ZANU-PF and the opposition Movement for Democratic Change to the same conference for the first time in September, the MDC cannot afford to talk to ZANU-PF because this could cost it its credibility.
For over a decade Allan Gordon Norton, now known as David Israel Ben Jesse, has allegedly abused several women across four continents and has gotten away with it. The first available record is about two women in the United States from which he was deported in 1992.
Information and Publicity Minister Jonathan Moyo seems to have become so powerful that he can literally get away with murder.