Baba Jukwa Battles Zimbabwe's Mugabe on Facebook


An anonymous Facebook character has become popular for attacking and disclosing alleged top Zanu-PF secrets ahead of elections.
  • Zimbabwe:  Baba Jukwa, Social Media and Zimbabwe's Future

    South African Institute of International Affairs, 31 July 2013

    If there is one thing that is different to the 2008 Zimbabwean elections, it is that the 2013 election has a new 'candidate'. His name is Baba Jukwa. The anonymous social media ... read more »

  • Zimbabwe:  Baba Jukwa Using Facebook to Battle Mugabe

    ThinkAfricaPress, 24 July 2013

    A disaffected ZANU-PF insider leaking details of fraud and inside information from an anonymous Facebook page has become an online sensation. But will it change anything? read more »

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President Robert Mugabe.

  • Zimbabwe:  Hate Speech and Misinformation On the Rise Ahead of Poll

    SW Radio Africa, 15 July 2013

    Incidents of hate speech and suspected misinformation are on the rise as Zimbabwe heads ever closer to the July 31st election, with observers saying this 'psychological warfare' ... read more »

  • Zimbabwe:  Baba Jukwa, Edward Snowden, Wikileaks

    The Herald, 14 July 2013

    A FEW months ago, I wrote on Deborah and Bruce, the British and American ambassadors. It was my charge that they were shameless hypocrites; not of conscious or deliberate effort ... read more »

  • Zimbabwe:  Baba Jukwa Stresses My Family - Kasukuwere

    Zimbabwe Standard, 30 June 2013

    YOUTH Development, Indigenisation and Empowerment minister Saviour Kasukuwere said he is being vilified by a shadowy character on Facebook due to his drive to economically empower ... read more »

  • Zimbabwe:  Baba Jukwa and Survival Manual for Zanu-PF

    Zimbabwe Standard, 9 June 2013

    Zimbabwe's fluid political drama has of late been spiced by the entry of Baba Jukwa into this turbulent mine field, who, within months, has attracted more than 130 000 followers on ... read more »