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Report by David Coltart: A Brief History of the Bulawayo Legal Projects Centre

A Brief History of the Bulawayo Legal Projects Centre By David Coltart July 1994 The genesis of the Bulawayo Legal Projects Centre is found in the activities of two Zimbabwe law Students in the 1970s. Ian Donovan in the early 1970s was instrumental in setting up the Legal Aid Clinic at the then University of […]

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AN EXAMINATION OF THE PERFORMANCE OF THE ZIMBABWE ELECTORAL COMMISSION (ZEC) IN MANAGING THE 2013 ELECTIONS IN ZIMBABWE.

AN EXAMINATION OF THE PERFORMANCE OF THE ZIMBABWE ELECTORAL COMMISSION (ZEC) IN MANAGING THE 2013 ELECTIONS IN ZIMBABWE. Prepared by Derek Matyszak, Senior Researcher [RAU] December 2014 1|Page EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The manner in which the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) conducted the 31st July, 2013 general election has been the subject of much discussion. The timeliness […]

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Shape Up or Ship Out . . . Langa Warns Zifa

The Herald By Caroline Magenga 1st January 2015 SPORT, Arts and Culture Minister Andrew Langa is slowly losing patience with the manner in which football is being administered in the country and has warned misfiring Zifa to shape up or face drastic action this year. Despite a year that promised so much, with the Warriors […]

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Zimbabwe: Reflections On National Unity Day

The Herald Editorial Comment 22nd December 2014 TODAY we join the nation in celebrating the 17th anniversary of National Unity Day, a public holiday gazetted through Statutory Instrument 156 of 1997, to mark the signing of the Unity Accord between the country’s two revolutionary parties, Zanu-PF and PF-Zapu on December 22, 1987 and the 27th […]

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Statement by David Coltart regarding Robert Mugabe’s call on corruption

Statement by Senator David Coltart Bulawayo 5th December 2014 President Mugabe made some strong statements yesterday at the ZANU PF Congress about dealing with the scourge of corruption in Zimbabwe. This is what he is reported in the Herald as having said: Corruption, President Mugabe said, had taken root in the country with some high-ranking […]

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“Support Youth Games” – Coltart

The Herald 4th December 2014 FORMER Sports Minister, David Coltart, has urged the people of Bulawayo to come out in full force and support Zimbabwean athletes who will take part in the Region 5 Youth Games that get underway tomorrow. Coltart was instrumental in getting the sporting showcase to the City of Kings during his […]

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“THE BIRDS OF THE AIR CAN PERCH IN ITS SHADE”

Statement by Senator David Coltart 25th November 2014 Bulawayo. Tomorrow my good friends and colleagues Welshman Ncube, Tendai Biti, Priscilla Misihairabwi Mushonga, Elton Mangoma and others will sign a unity pact bringing our two parties together. Sadly I will not be there because I am already committed to attending a School Prize Giving event, which […]

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“Scandal-hit Zimsec a liability” – Independent

The Zimbabwe Independent By Wongai Zhangazha 21st November 2014 AS if the deteriorating Zimbabwean education system did not have enough problems, the Zimbabwe Schools Examination Council (Zimsec) is fast becoming a serious liability to the credibility of primary and secondary school exams as it lurches from one exam scandal to the next, year in year […]

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Plug exam leaks: Coltart

The Zimbabwe Mail By Rex Mphisa 19th November 2014 Former minister of Education, Sports and Culture David Coltart has said the Zimbabwe Examinations Council (Zimsec) must find ways of plugging all examination leakages that are threatening to erode the country’s high quality education. Coltart said the huge costs incurred while rectifying leakages through re-setting and […]

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“Market Dr Joshua Nkomo’s house” : Coltart

Sunday News By Ngwele Dube 19th October 2014 Former Education, Sports, Arts and Culture Minister, Senator David Coltart has challenged the authorities to turn the late VP Joshua Nkomo’s house in Pelandaba into a tourist attraction ahead of the African Union Sports Council Region five under 20 Youth Games. Coltart, who was behind the move […]

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