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Not credible: Zimbabwe's 2013 election results We believe that the results declared by the Zimbabwe Election Commission (ZEC) cannot be viewed as either credible or legitimate for a variety of reasons, which we detail on this page. 
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2013 Election Results House of assembly election results in an interactive map format. View data in a turnout map, and data in table format as well. Visually compare 2013 results with 2008 results.
Interactive table: 2013 election results Compare results in a variety of ways: accross parties, between 2008 and 2013, by turnout figures, and registered voters. Please read notes above the table carefully for background...
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cattle herder - Zimbabwe

In this 10th of 12 articles I focus on the need to rebuild the land use planning system and how this how this will aid land administration. I have argued throughout the series of articles that the Government of Zimbabwe and the key stakeholders need to craft a rehabilitation plan for the land sector. Looking back on the 3 decades since 1980, Zimbabwe has changed considerably in physical and spatial terms. Land settlement patterns have changed completely, and the spatial design model, which essentially saw urban development as a series of towns servicing former white farming areas, is now inadequate for long term planning.

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Zimbabwe smallholding

The debate on land tenure has reached an impasse. A nationalist narrative based on the customary tenure system and state control over agricultural land has taken root. The purpose of this paper is... read more

The 2013 Zimbabwe elections were unilaterally proclaimed by President Robert Mugabe on June 13th. The proclamation was in contravention of both the new constitution and the Global Political... read more

Since the Pronouncement of President Robert Mugabe as the winner of the contested July 31 national election, there has been a huge increase in power outages. ... read more

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Via Solidarity Peace Trust: The 2013 Zimbabwe elections were...
Tuesday, 29 October 2013 - 5:41pm
Since the Pronouncement of President Robert Mugabe as the winner of...
Wednesday, 9 October 2013 - 12:38pm
New report released: Solidarity Peace Trust: ‘It’s a paralyzing...
Monday, 7 October 2013 - 12:29pm
The cancelation of rates debts by ZANU(PF) does not benefit the...
Monday, 30 September 2013 - 6:45pm
The latest betrayal of the people of Zimbabwe by the African Union...
Tuesday, 24 September 2013 - 9:37am
The MDC-T has withdrawn its court challenge to Robert Mugabe's re-...
Saturday, 17 August 2013 - 10:09am
People of Zimbabwe Simukai!Sukumani!Let us stand up together!If you...
Tuesday, 13 August 2013 - 9:00pm
Statement from the RFK Center: The Robert F. Kennedy Center for...
Thursday, 8 August 2013 - 9:18am
By Crisis in Zimbabwe Coalition Director Macdonald Lewanika: Zimbabwe...
Wednesday, 7 August 2013 - 7:20pm
Zanu-PF’s latest fraudulent electoral victory brings Zimbabwe into a...
Tuesday, 6 August 2013 - 10:32am
(Gaborone 5th August 2013) - In its previous statement of the 1st...
Monday, 5 August 2013 - 6:35pm
Africa will only begin to care if you and me as proud Zimbabweans can...
Monday, 5 August 2013 - 5:19pm
ACTSA Press Release: ACTSA welcomes the relatively peaceful...
Monday, 5 August 2013 - 3:12pm
For many the nightmarish prospect of enduring the next five years...
Sunday, 4 August 2013 - 6:37pm
Zimbabweans are reacting to Zanu Pf’s electoral 'victory' differently...
Sunday, 4 August 2013 - 2:08pm

Remaking History: Citizenship, Power, and the Recasting of Heroes and Villains

Alice Stotter : 01 November 2013

A well written and balance story. The problem is that more people will read the fraudeuse book...

Mourning the loss of hope and security in the wake of a shamelessly stolen election: what can we do?

Job Moyo : 12 August 2013

My dear darling I am really sorry for what you have experienced in life and those fellow country...

Bunny Mentz : 06 August 2013

What can you do? RISE UP! That's what! How many more "elections" will it take before you realize...

Mourning the loss of hope and security in the wake of a shamelessly stolen election: what can we do?

Kenneth Donald : 09 August 2013

Bless you Rose for your gracious e-mail and your prayerful concern for your people of Zimbabwe....

M.Spinks : 07 August 2013

Thank you for your words - as a Zimbabwean living in the UK now, I have been feeling very...

Eugene Visser : 06 August 2013

Brilliantly sad article. 

Do not go gentle into that good night,

Old age should...

Debra : 06 August 2013

Thank-you for writing this beautiful heartfelt letter, for sharing what you have shared. It is...

Rose Brent : 06 August 2013

Reading this has brought back so many unhappy memories and hopes and dreams that have been...

Ros Lindley : 06 August 2013

I am not Zimbabwean, but I applaud your bravery to speak out.  I wish you well and I apologise...

ZANU PF Manifesto: Team Zanu PF 2013

Musimuvi : 07 August 2013

Doe it not hurt to work up and find your self so wrong, now that the results are out. Next time...

Sometimes I hate to be Zimbabwean

Nhamodzenyika Freedom : 07 August 2013

Simon great article know that you do not stand alone  there are lots of zimbabweans who feel the...

Statement by the Government of Botswana on the 2013 Election in the Republic of Zimbabwe

buxus-hans : 06 August 2013

oneparty claims victory; it is all a lie and the bill will come as investors now pull...

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20.08.2013 MDC-T stab victim ‘lucky to be alive’ SW Radio Africa (ZW)
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16.08.2013 Concern raised as women and children flee ZANU PF violence SW Radio Africa (ZW)
16.08.2013 Tsvangirai withdraws Presidential Polls Challenge SW Radio Africa (ZW)
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15.08.2013 Judge defers ruling on Tsvangirai’s election records request SW Radio Africa (ZW)
14.08.2013 Komichi trial date finally set as lawyers prepare fresh bail appeal SW Radio Africa (ZW)
14.08.2013 Tsvangirai presidential challenge to be heard Saturday SW Radio Africa (ZW)
13.08.2013 Mugabe criticized for hate speech on Heroes Day SW Radio Africa (ZW)
13.08.2013 SABC journalists held for filming ‘Freedom Square’ SW Radio Africa (ZW)
13.08.2013 Police refuse to assist threatened headman in Chimanimani SW Radio Africa (ZW)
12.08.2013 Mberengwa women left half-naked by ZANU PF activists SW Radio Africa (ZW)
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10.08.2013 Nikuv paid $10 million to rig polls - MDC-T Nehanda Radio
09.08.2013 Police search MDC-T Chikomba office as ZPF retribution continues SW Radio Africa (ZW)
09.08.2013 Tsvangirai files ConCourt presidential appeal SW Radio Africa (ZW)

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The 2013 Zimbabwe elections were unilaterally proclaimed by President Robert Mugabe on June 13th. The proclamation was in contravention of both... read more

Since the Pronouncement of President Robert Mugabe as the winner of the contested July 31 national election,... read more

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The cancelation of rates debts by ZANU(PF) does not benefit the already  burdened but indeed the very fat cats... read more

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cattle herder - Zimbabwe

In this 10th of 12 articles I focus on the need to rebuild the land use planning system and how this how this will aid land administration. I have... read more

Zimbabwe smallholding

The debate on land tenure has reached an impasse. A nationalist narrative based on the customary tenure system and state control over agricultural... read more

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Joseph Hanlon, Jeanette Manjengwa and Teresa Stewart’s book, Zimbabwe Takes Back the Land, gives fresh impetus to Scoones’ narrative on land.... read more

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