Linguist and media critic Noam Chomsky has listed 10 strategies used by politicians to manipulate the people.
On September 27, a panicky Patrick Chinamasa, then Finance Minister, threatened to tighten government controls on social media, blaming it for fuelling shortages of basic commodities and bank notes in the country after a weekend of panic buying.
Zimbabwe’s annual broad money supply recorded a 29.61 percent growth in July to $6.56 billion, driven by an increase in deposits, latest data from the central bank has shown.
Movement for Democratic Change legislator Eddie Cross says party leader Morgan Tsvangirai is so ill that he might not make it to next year’s elections.
Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe has replaced Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa with Home Affairs Minister Ignatius Chombo in a cabinet reshuffle, the government said in a statement last night.