Articles tagged 'speaker of parliament'

Politburo settles for Mudenda 11 September 2018 HARARE - ZANU PF has decided to keep Speaker of the National Assembly Jacob Mudenda in his position following a politburo resolution at the party's headquarters yesterday, the Daily News can reveal. Speculation had been rife that Mudenda could face a challenge for the job to preside over the n...
Mudenda is right 6 October 2013 EDITOR — House of Parliament Speaker Jacob Mudenda, as reported in the press recently, hit the right note when he called for improved administration, governance and productivity from both Parliament's civil servants and the legislators themselves. It is shocking to read that of Parliament's 20...
'Mudenda must uphold Parly's legislative role' 15 September 2013 HARARE - Our Parliamentary Editor Chengetai Zvauya (CZ) talks to former Speaker of Parliament Lovemore Moyo (LM) about his tenure and that of his successor Jacob Mudenda. Below are excerpts of the interview. CZ: What was your relationship and experience working with Zanu PF legislators in t...
Mudenda to resign from rights commission 5 September 2013 HARARE - Jacob Mudenda, the newly-elected Speaker of the National Assembly has technically resigned as chairperson for Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission (ZHRC). The 67-year-old Mudenda was on Tuesday elected to be the Speaker of the 8th Zimbabwe Parliament, with Mabel Chinomona as his deputy. ...
Mudenda's appointment as Speaker retrogressive 5 September 2013 HARARE - If the election of Jacob Mudenda as Speaker of Parliament is anything to go by, then Zimbabwe is heading for reversal, regression and more sterility. This man has been around for a long time. Now in the late summer of his life like most of them, he has not been known for anything asso...
Joram Gumbo tipped for Speaker of Parliament post 16 August 2013 HARARE - Zanu PF chief whip Joram Gumbo is tipped to be elected Speaker of the National Assembly when the legislature resumes business soon. Gumbo, MP elect for Mberengwa West, has been Zanu chief whip since 2000, after having being elected member of Parliament in 1995. At least 350 MPs in ...