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To ensure that Zimbabwe provides the best possible business, regulatory, technical and fiscal infrastructure to enable Zimbabwe’s creative businesses to flourish commercially and to increase overseas investment and trade in Zimbabwe’s creative industries.


The National Peace and Reconciliation Commission Bill (NPRC Bill) gazetted on 18th December, 2015, is unconstitutional as it violates several provisions of the Constitution.
It is noted that the NPRC bill states that the NPRC is accountable to the Executive being the Minister of National Healing, Peace and Reconciliation whilst the Constitution
establishes an NPRC that is accountable to Parliament. The NPRC bill also creates a Commission wherein the Commissioners’ term of office can be terminated by the President at the end of a five year term while the Zimbabwean Constitution establishes a Commission for 10 years. The Zimbabwean Constitution provides for an NPRC Commission that has the power to hire its own secretariat whilst the NPRC Bill gives the Minister of National Healing, Peace and Reconciliation power to appoint civil servants to work as the secretariat of the NPRC. The Bill in general gives unconstitutional powers to the President and Minister of National Healing, Peace and Reconciliation and compromises the independence of the NPRC Commission. The work of the Commission is thus threatened by the NPRC bill and it should hence be reviewed in line with the constitutional provisions of the NPRC Commission.
The NPRC bill is of particular concern to artists as they continue to play an integral role in promoting a peaceful and nonviolent society despite the constant assaults on artistic freedom through censorship and banning due to repressive political correctness.

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