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The latest tweets from @ProfJNMoy BSR: The Chief Justice Who Refuses to Go. Alex Magaisa - May 15, 2021 1. The problem of clinging on to office used to be a monopoly of politicians. Zimbabwe's Chief Justice has challenged and eclipsed the politicians Chamisa Supporters Jonathan Moyo and Alex Magaisa in Bloody Twitter fight. Prominent Chamisa Supporters, Prof Jonathan Moyo and Alex Magaisa were this weekend engaged in a bloody fight over G40's role in ZANU PF. Magaisa started the fight after attacking Walter Mzembi who had tweeted. Mzembi then accused Magaisa of supporting the coup

Dr Alex Magaisa. Dr Alex Magaisa holds a PhD in Law from University of Warwick in the U.K. He trained as a lawyer in Zimbabwe and the U.K and he currently teaches law at Kent Law School, the University of Kent. Alex has extensive experience in and knowledge of Zimbabwean law and politics. He has held positions which have given him a vantage. Indigenisation in Zimbabwe: When clarification is an admission of defeat. Alex Magaisa - April 13, 2016 0. Last week, I wrote on the ugly feud between two government ministers: Patrick Chinamasa at Finance and Patrick Zhuwao, at the Indigenisation and Empowerment..

Constitutional law expert Professor Lovemore Madhuku views fellow prominent lawyer Dr Alex Magaisa as just a shallow and simplistic lawyer whose legal interpretations will only survive on Twitter due to his MDC Alliance followers, while in return Magaisa remarks that Prof Madhuku's legal opinions are pedestrian Alex Magaisa-June 9, 2018 0 Political temperatures have risen after the recent proclamation of the election date. 30 July 2018 is the day when the title is decided. It.. This BSR is a critical review of the report and its implications for Zimbabwe and its political players. Afrobarometer describes itself as a pan-African, non-partisan, non-profit survey research network that provides reliable data on Africans' experiences and evaluations of quality of life, governance, and democracy. Alex Magaisa. -. May 16, 2021. 0. 186. The High Court of Zimbabwe today issued a historic judgment in which it declared that the Chief Justice ceased to hold office by operation of law notwithstanding attempts to extend his term of office. Former Chief Justice Luke Malaba had received what counted as a great birthday present when President. BSR: Why Constitutional Literacy Matters. If you take a group of 4 Zimbabweans, there is a high probability that at least 3 of them will be able to cite a verse or chapter of the Bible. The same number might also be able to quote a verse verbatim. Most homes will probably have at least one Bible, often two or more

The concept of judicial capture can be understood as the antithesis of judicial independence. In a broad sense, it describes a situation where the institution of the judiciary has lost its independence. In a narrower sense, it refers to a situation where individual judges have fallen under the control of private interests. The notion of judicial independence is an important pillar that. Zimbabwean journalist arrested ahead of July 31 'protest'. Durban - Zimbabwean journalist Hopewell Chin'ono and Transform Zimbabwe leader Jacob Ngarivhume have been arrested in Harare. Details. Alex Magaisa Slams Morgen Komichi. Prominent UK based lawyer Alex T Magaisa has called out Morgen Komichi to Apologise for joining the subversion of people's will. In a Twitter thread, Magaisa said he used to work with Komichi however his respect for him has been diminished by Komichi's conduct. 1. Senator @MKomichi my attention has been.

May 21, 2021. 5. 6550. The Government of Zimbabwe is the author of the current constitutional crisis where it is unclear how the dispute over Constitutional Amendment No. 2 can be properly and lawfully resolved. It could easily have been avoided if the government had respected and followed the Constitution. There was no shortage of advice, but. BY Vincent Tsvangirai, MP HAVING gone through a lot of Alex Magaisa's recent articles, it is fair that a response by a Zimbabwean youth is given. After the disastrous 2013 election the MDCT family and its president Morgan Tsvangirai woke up to see a picture of Alex Magaisa, Jonathan Moyo, Saviour Kasukuwere and other G40 The debate on what was or is the correct interpretation of Section 96(2) has drawn Kent-based Zimbabwean academic Dr. Alex Magaisa, University of Zimbabwe (UZ) law lecturer Professor Lovemore. Alex T Magaisa . Lawyer, Kent Law School academic, former adviser to a PM of Zimbabwe & to the constitution-making team. Author of the @BigSaturdayRead. wamagaisa@yahoo.co.uk. 1. Corporations are affected by bad governance but the corporate sector would rather comply than resist. We don't do politics, they say BSR - Political Reforms - What the MDC Alliance can do. Alex Magaisa - March 20, 2021. Big Saturday Read

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Big Saturday Read: An intersectional approach to the democratic struggle in Zimbabwe. 20 March 2021 Alex T. Magaisa An Eclectic Mix When the MDC was formed in 1999, one of its most conspicuous features was that it was an eclectic mix of groups with different backgrounds and holding diverse and sometimes not altogether harmonious interests By Nompumelelo Sibanda CONSTITUTIONAL law expert Professor Lovemore Madhuku views fellow prominent lawyer Dr Alex Magaisa as just a shallow and simplistic lawyer whose legal interpretations will only survive on Twitter due to his MDC Alliance followers, while in return Magaisa remarks that Prof Madhuku's legal opinions are pedestrian. On Saturday, what started as a University of Kent Law Lecturer Alex Magaisa's Twitter Thread on the selective application of the law by Zimbabwean authorities and the use of the law against critics (lawfare). Remember the strategy of Lawfare? It's a favourite of the Mnangagwa regime. It has normalised selective application of the law aided by the lack of resistance to it. That's why Fantan and Level Prominent lawyer Alex Magaisa has slammed ED Mnangagwa's regime for convicting Makomborero Haruzivishe for allegedly inciting public violence sometime in 2020. Posting on twitter, Magaisa said details are still scant but it was only a matter of time before the Mnangagwa regime started to convict & lock up political opponents. It will only get worse. [

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  2. United Kingdom-based lawyer Alex Magaisa's reaction to the meeting of the Chillspot duo and the Mnangagwa twins triggered a chain of reactions on Twitter. 3 weeks ago, after the Mbare ZimDancehall DJs Levels & Fantan were jailed for breaking COVID19 rules, I said wily ZANU PF operators would seek to convert it into fortune
  3. Having gone through a lot of Alex Magaisa's recent articles, it is fair that a response by a Zimbabwean youth is given. After the disastrous 2013 election the MDCT family and its president Morgan Tsvangirai woke up to see a picture of Alex Magaisa, Jonathan Moyo, Saviour Kasukuwere and other G40 kingpins at a lodge on the outskirts of Harare
  4. How Mugabe strangled the students' movement in Zimbabwe (Part 2) On Oct 28, 2015 821 3 Comments. By Alex T. Magaisa. This is the second part in a series that analyses how the students.
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PROGRESSIVE citizens, political analysts and opposition leaders have dismissed political activist, Alex Magaisa's recent Big Saturday Read (BSR) as nothing but a dossier meant to stir people's emotions for an uprising against the constitutionally elected Government. Reply on Twitter 1403296308623036416 Retweet on Twitter. CONSTITUTIONAL law expert Professor Lovemore Madhuku views fellow prominent lawyer Dr Alex Magaisa as just a shallow and simplistic lawyer whose legal interpretations will only survive on Twitter due to his MDC Alliance followers, while in return By Alex T. Magaisa. bigsr.co.uk — Lawfare as a strategyIn warfare, combatants rely on guns and ammunition. They trade fire. The ones with supreme technology and organisational skills usually win. There is a different kind of war that takes place without guns and ammunition. In this war, the law is the primary weapon University of Kent law professor Alex Magaisa said the Zimbabwean government wants to silence voices of dissent as it has become apparent that social media has neutralised and outdone old propaganda media such as ZBC radio stations and the sole TV channel. Magaisa wrote on Twitter Alex T Magaisa I wrote it in a recent BSR but here's one for the Twitter market. 2. Before the 1960s, bus supplies were largely imported from Britain with Leyland being the dominant company. When Ian Smith declared independence in 1965 (UDI), Rhodesia faced UN sanctions & British supplies dried up..

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In an interview yesterday, law expert and lecturer at Kent University, Alex Magaisa confirmed that the appeal by the government was misplaced as it was supposed to be lodged at the ConCourt Magaisa, A. (2003) Judicial Protection of Economic, Social and Cultural Rights: Case-note on the case of Minister of Health and others v Treatment Action Campaign and others (No 2) 2002 (5) SA 721 (CC), Journal of African Law. Oxford University Press, pp. 117-125. doi: 10.1017/S0221855303002013 The discussion which was sponsored by Transparency International Zimbabwe was hosted by Zimpapers Television Network (ZTN) following an expose by lawyer and academic Dr Alex Magaisa. Magaisa released a partial list of some of the alleged beneficiaries of the controversial programme and this did not go down well with Gono who issued a rebuttal On May 10, 2015 916. By Alex T. Magaisa. Two days ago, The Herald approached me for an interview. Naturally, I was sceptical because I feared my comments would be distorted to suit a predetermined.

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University of Kent Law lecturer Alex Magaisa argued that Mupungu is being used by the system as a tactic to pretend that judges of the ConCourt are uninvolved and therefore can sit in judgment of the matter. Magaisa posted on Twitter: I read the application by one Marx Mupungu who says he wants the ConCourt to vary an order of constitutional. Mugabe insult law unconstitutional — Dr Alex Magaisa. Section 33 of the Criminal Law (Codification and Reform) Act that provides against insulting the president is unconstitutional as it is too. Alex T. Magaisa . The way it used to be. Long term residents of Zimbabwe's cities and towns who have experienced more glorious days lament the urban decline, they have witnessed in more recent decades. There was indeed a time when things worked. Twitter. ZIM NEWS by www Zw News.com - Channel for Current Zim Latest News updates. A top. University of Kent law lecturer, Alex Magaisa has warned MDC Alliance leader Nelson Chamisa against accepting an offer for dialogue with the ruling ZANU-PF party and the MDC-T led by Douglas Mwonzora. In his latest Big Saturday Read (BSR), Magaisa said if Chamisa were to ever step into a room where there are President Emmerson Mnangagwa and Mwonzora, he should know that he will be the one who.

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To read the full article from Dr Alex Magaisa: Critical Analysis of the Supreme Court Judgment On Saturday Bhasikiti tweeted; What I know for certain,is that even if Chamisa was to walk into a. The government continues to misinform the public through state controlled media and twitter accounts on payrolls. Alex Magaisa is the last remaining voice of reason in a country plagued by human rights abuses, corruption and suppression of the media. Never Maswerasei's petition is an attack on basic freedoms and must never be tolerated

United Kingdom-based Zimbabwean law lecturer, Alex Tawanda Magaisa has said Chief Justice Luke Malaba will have a legitimacy deficit if he extends his tenure in office.Malaba was supposed to retire on or before 15 May when he reaches 70 but is now set to retain his office following the adoption of Constitutional Amendment Bill No. 2 which among other things gives the president to make key. United Kingdom based academic Alex Magaisa has described President Emmerson Mnangagwa as former British Prime Minister whose policy of appeasement to former German leader Adolf Hitler in an attempt to avert the Second World War failed to yield desired results, warning that the November power transition was anchored on good will with the populace having invested faith in the incumbent that he. Vincent Tsvangirai, son to late opposition MDC founding president Morgan is abusing his father's name in his ongoing fight against MDC Alliance leader Nelson Chamisa, UK based law expert Dr Alex.

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The situation in Nigeria has once again brought to the fore the challenges faced by citizens against trigger-happy and brutal regimes. They do not hesitate to apply excessive force, even if it results in the killing of unarmed citizens Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Opinion Magaisa weighs in on MDC Supreme Court ruling. Written by Politics263 on 05/04/2020. Kent University law lecturer, Dr Alex Magaisa, dissects the Supreme Court judgment concerning a longstanding legal wrangle over the leadership of the MDC-T Unathi Kwaza RT from Alex T Magaisa : eSwatini in flames. Mozambique's terrorist menace in the North. South Africa burning. The Zimbabwean ship ran aground long ago. Zambia drowning in debt and delicate as election looms. Lesotho's chronic sickness. @SADC_News as usual head firmly buried in the.. Law expert and lecturer at the University of Kent, Alex Magaisa yesterday said the new ConCourt judges were cited as respondents in the case and could not preside over the appeal even if the. Dr. Alex Magaisa is a prominent Zimbabwean lawyer and constitutional expert currently teaching law at the University of Kent in England. Between 2012 and 2013, he was chief of staff and principal advisor to Morgan Tsvangirai, then Zimbabwe's prime minister in a coalition government and leader of the Movement for Democratic Change, the country.

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In this article, I borrow a concept from economics to make what I hope is a persuasive argument for why more of us should get involved in public affairs; why we should speak out, participate, and where the facility is available, register to vote Alex teaches law at Kent Law School, University of Kent. He holds a PhD in law and was a key advisor in the constitution-making process in 2012. He also worked as the chief advisor to the then Prime Minister of Zimbabwe, Morgan Tsvangirai. Contact Alex Magaisa at wamagaisa@yahoo.co.uk. Got a confidential tip? Submit it here University of Zimbabwe law professor, Lovemore Madhuku says he stands with his legal opinion on the resignation of Vice Presidents in Zimbabwe.In his opinion, published on 7 March 2021, Madhuku said that section 96(2) of the Constitution does n Magaisa was advisor to Morgan Tsvangirai for a few years ending in 2013. Yesterday, Pedzisayi Ruhanya, a Chamisa ally and lecturer at a South African university, tore into Tsvangirai accusing him of being Mwonzora's political toddler. Ruhanya further vowed to expose Tsvangirai as a matric dropout who has no academic certificate to his name By Mutsa Makuvaza MDC Alliance deputy chairman Job Sikhala has appealed to Glen View South MP Vincent Tsvangirai (MDC-T) to back off and stop picking up fights with elder politicians like Jonathan Moyo and Alex Magaisa. Sikhala feels betrayed after Tsvangirai penned a hard hitting opinion piece accusing Magaisa, Chamisa's advisor, of bringing the G40

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By Alex Magaisa. MDC-T interim leader, Thokozani Khupe. A grim chapter in one of the most dubious political stories ended this week when Thokozani Khupe and her band of allies were sworn in as members of Zimbabwe's Parliament. For those who are unfamiliar with Zimbabwean politics, Khupe and her party lost dismally in the 2018 general elections — Alex T Magaisa (@Wamagaisa) March 6, 2021 By the way, on Twitter, Alex writes for a wide audience not law scholars or practitioners, said Tinhu

Thread by @Wamagaisa: 1. I have had the advantage of listening to a sermon delivered by Bishop Mupandasekwa of the Catholic Church. I've not more powerful delivery in a long time. The message is loud and clear: the Bishops are undeterred. They remain re Feb. 11, 2021 Alex T Magaisa . 1. It's most unfortunate that a young lad whose only qualification to office is his father's name has taken to desecrating the same name by dragging and abusing his late father's name and shamelessly lying about him to prop up a limping & politically bankrupt entity

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Thread by @Wamagaisa: 1. I have immersed myself in studying the US Civil Rights Movement in the 50s & 60s. The legal strategy is part of the fight for rights & democratic space. It is not the.. Alex Tawanda Magaisa | Zimbabwe | Legal Consultant/Academic | I have recently returned to Kent Law School at the University of Kent, after a leave of absence of nearly two and half years, during which I worked on the political frontline in Zimbabwe. | 500+ connections | See Alex Tawanda's complete profile on Linkedin and connec Zimbabwean lawyer Alex Magaisa wrote on his law blog. The latest move shows the Zimbabwean government's ridiculous determination to create a police state. People were quick to jump on Twitter to point out some of the things - alongside protests - that will now require official government approval, like bracelets

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Dear Alex Magaisa, I have found your articles under the BSR and thoughts on your Twitter handle quite refreshing. Your ability to rise above the political straight jacket thought process, has. Zimbabwean soldiers payslip leaked: Pic. A payslip of an officer in the Zimbabwe National Army has suggested that some soldiers are getting ZW$3 683.07 as their salary. This comes when inflation in the country continues to rise unabated. Commenting on the payslip, Alex Tawanda Magaisa, the former Chief of Staff for the late founding leader [ Law expert Alex Magaisa said: There is a democratic deficit in post-independent Zimbabwe. There is still exclusion in politics precisely because the ruling party (Zanu PF) views itself as the State and it has caused many challenges for the nation to move forward. Zimbabwe is not the only country which was colonised Alex Magaisa Admits Elections Are Never Perfect. Constitutional expert and Kent University Senior Law lecturer who served as an Advisor to late MDC President Morgan Tsvangirai, Dr Alex Magaisa made a stunning admission that elections are never perfect even in the most advanced democracies in the world. Magaisa who in 2013 described a poll won.