Category: Human Rights

News, opinion and analysis from The Zimbabwean Progressive

Mnangagwa regime’s ongoing brutalities “betray promises to create a new Zimbabwe,” says U.S.Mnangagwa regime’s ongoing brutalities “betray promises to create a new Zimbabwe,” says U.S.

President Emmerson Mnangagwa's ongoing brutal crackdown on opposition supporters, rights defenders, labour leaders, and ordinary Zimbabweans, and recent Internet blockade, "betray promises to create a new Zimbabwe," said the U.S. State Department in a statement issued this week.

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President ED Mnangagwa’s post-Mugabe Zimbabwe continues to persecute the oppositionPresident ED Mnangagwa’s post-Mugabe Zimbabwe continues to persecute the opposition

Zimbabwe security forces killed seven unarmed protesters in Harare just after the Southern African country's first election without Robert Mugabe on the ballot. Nearly two months later, President Emmerson Mnangagwa's Zanu PF government continues to persecute the opposition while proposing a post-Mugabe economy that favours unfettered global capitalism.

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