Zimbabwe: Disagreement Over Constitution

A row has arisen within Zanu PF over a statement in the constitution draft declaring President Mugabe ineligible to stand in the next elections.

Robert Mugabe.

  • Zimbabwe:   Mugabe Backers Try to Derail Constitution-Making

    Zimbabwe Standard, 15 January 2012

    THE Constitution-making process faces a fresh setback as Zanu PF is stepping up efforts to disrupt the writing of a new constitution using war veterans and war collaborators who… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Constitution-Making Reduced to Circus

    Zimbabwe Independent, 12 January 2012

    A CONSTITUTION is supposed to be an identity of the very society it serves and one of its fundamental objectives is to strengthen civil unity by creating a communal framework of… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Constitution-Making Has Failed - - Madhuku

    Zimbabwe Independent, 12 January 2012

    WITH the ongoing confusion in the constitution drafting process, the Zimbabwe Independent reporter Elias Mambo (EM) spoke to National Constitution Assembly chairman Lovemore… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Constitution Drafters Cleared of Any Wrongdoing

    SW Radio, 11 January 2012

    A preliminary probe by the COPAC select committee has found no evidence the three drafters working on a new charter included issues not contained in the national statistical… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Constitution Drafters Resume Work

    The Herald, 10 January 2012

    CONSTITUTION drafters yesterday resumed their duties after political parties' representatives in Copac agreed to move the process forward. Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   MDC-T Take On Constitutional Reform Chaos

    Financial Gazette, 6 January 2012

    TOWARDS the end of the year 2011, the constitution making process. which hitherto had been going on relatively well was plunged into a rare form of chaos. Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Constitution Drafters Moved to Secret Location

    Financial Gazette, 6 January 2012

    DRAFTERS of the country's troubled new supreme law of the land have been relocated to a secret location in the Eastern Highlands as the troubled Parliamentary Constitution Select… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Constitution-Making Needs Sober Minds

    Zimbabwe Independent, 5 January 2012

    The constitution-making process which ended 2011 in limbo reflects the lack of leadership and maturity in the leadership of the process.Constitution making requires sober minds and… Read more »