Gogo Chamisa laid to rest

Gogo Chamisa laid to rest

Gutu – Thousands of people descended on Makwiramiti village in Gutu to bury Gogo Chamisa, the mother of the MDC Alliance President, Nelson Chamisa.

Nehanda’s bones not yet risen – as she didn’t die for White Rhodesia to be replaced by Black Rhodesia!

Nehanda’s bones not yet risen – as she didn’t die for White Rhodesia to be replaced by Black Rhodesia!

Yesterday, the 7th July 2020, I took time to watch the usual post-Cabinet media briefing, beamed live on state television – whereby, several government ministers update the nation on their deliberations during meetings of the country’s executive arm, and policies adopted, thereof, in addressing Zimbabwe’s never-ending, always-intensifying, and seldom-resolved challenges – when, at the conclusion of this press conference, journalists (and, the hapless viewing population, at large) were treated to an obviously hurriedly and shoddily cobbled together short documentary on the planned erection of a statue of Zimbabwe’s gallant and valiant heroine of the 1896 – 1897 first Chimurenga/Umvukela (uprising) against White settler rule – Mbuya Nehanda Nyikasikana.

Zimbabwe’s Kariba Dam Resumes After Drought

Zimbabwe’s Kariba Dam Resumes After Drought

Zimbabwe’s main hydropower plant is operating at near-full capacity for the first time since it was revamped two years ago, enabling the country’s state utility to generate more electricity.

How Zimbabweans Welcomed Climate Migrants

How Zimbabweans Welcomed Climate Migrants

Zimbabweans who had to flee their low-lying farms because of drought are finding an unexpected welcome in the nation’s Eastern Highlands.

Brain drain gathers pace

Employers can do little to keep skilled personnel when salaries constantly lag behind astronomic inflation rate.
HARARE - Amid Zimbabwe's deepening economic and political crisis, the country's...

Zim’s first all-women band

HARARE - Amakohsikazi is Zimbabwe's first all-women band, put together by the Amakhosi Township Square Cultural...

Words – tool for liberation

JOHANNESBURG - With words ablaze and dropped jaws the grassroots poetry caravan hit Johannesburg last month....

19/08/06 Suburban supermarket REVALUED

19/08/06 Suburban supermarket REVALUED $ ...

Zim gov welcomes Al Jazeera

HARARE - In an unprecedented move that raised eyebrows, a press conference at President Robert Mugabe's...

State torturers named

HARARE - The Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum, a coalition of 14 human rights civic groups,...

Indians pull out of ZISCO deal

HARARE - Political interference has scuttled a US$400 million deal with an Indian firm to rehabilitate...

ZCTU calls for national strike

HARARE - Zimbabwe's largest trade union has called for a national strike to protest...

Mugabe rages over ‘New Look’ Zanu doc

HARARE - A rejuvenation discussion document presented at Zanu (PF)'s politburo meeting last week...

MDC strengthens rural roots

HARARE - In the lead-up to rural council elections throughout the country, the MDC leadership will...

Forgotten Mana

This week's Forgotten Region takes us north-east of Lake Kariba into the Zambezi Valley to Mana...

SADC swallows Zanu propaganda

HARARE - The Crisis in Zimbabwe Committee, a coalition of Zimbabwean NGOs, has been...

Graffiti plasters official Heroes’ Day route

'From Hero to Zero'
HARARE - Authorities battled to erase giant anti-Mugabe messages emblazoned...