ZEC digs in on diaspora vote

ZEC digs in on diaspora vote

By Daniel Chigundu ZIMBABWE Electoral Commission (ZEC) has maintained its stance on diaspora vote adding that only those on national duty will be allowed to vote from the diaspora. It is estimated that there are about three million Zimbabweans living in the diaspora owing to various reasons that range from political persecution, economic issues and various other reasons. South Africa has the majority of Zimbabwean diaspora, followed by UK, Australia and United States among others. However, these Zimbabwe have been requesting from the government that they are afforded the opportunity…

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Africa to blame for bad Chinese deals: Maridadi

Africa to blame for bad Chinese deals: Maridadi

By Daniel Chigundu recently in Kadoma MABVUKU-TAFARA legislator James Maridadi says African governments are to blame for the exploitative deals that the continent is getting from Chinese investors. Chinese investors have been accused of undermining Africa by looting resources and raw materials through poorly negotiated deals that have left local people vulnerable to exploitation. The Asian industrial giants have interests in Africa‚Äôs mining, infrastructure development and power sector among others. Speaking at a Dialogue Exchange Program (DEP) on perceptions of Chinese investments in Africa organised by Zimbabwe Environmental Law Association…

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