Nolbert Kunonga

 

Mugabe: Opposition win would be a 'curse'

Staff Reporter

President Robert Mugabe says an opposition win in Saturday's tightly contested polls would be "the greatest curse" for Zimbabwe. Mugabe, who is battling for his political survival, called on opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) supporters to "come home" to his ruling Zanu-PF, the government-mouthpiece Herald reported on Tuesday.

Zim police break up church services

Staff Reporter

Zimbabwean police disrupted several Anglican Church services in Harare on Sunday, arresting at least three priests and a number of parishioners opposed to a pro-government bishop. The priests were dragged out of church because they were conducting services without the authorisation of the police or that of Bishop Nolbert Kunonga.