Zimbabweans remain apprehensive about manipulation of the presidential election, new survey finds

By | 2018-07-23T14:42:22+00:00 July 23rd, 2018|Categories: News|

Zimbabwe’s presidential campaign has done little to allay popular apprehensions about the security of the vote, the counting of ballots, the announcement of election results, and the possibility of post-election violence, according to a new public opinion survey.

There’s something rotten in Cape Town

By | 2018-05-22T10:53:04+00:00 May 14th, 2018|Categories: News|

Much has been written about how Cape Town is rife with racism – the interpersonal and systemic kind. Of course, this isn’t surprising – we all endure apartheid’s legacies. But Cape Town, unlike, say, Johannesburg, has an ‘old-world’, colonial-redux kind of systematic separation and segregation.


By | 2018-02-16T09:39:05+00:00 February 16th, 2018|Categories: News, Uncategorised|

IJR mourns the passing away of Morgan Richard Tsvangirai, the trade unionist, leader of the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) and former Prime Minister of Zimbabwe. Tsvangirai was a courageous leader of the opposition against Robert Mugabe’s political regime.