Monthly Archives: October, 2023

Hard times for CSOs…as US cosies up to Zimbabwe

By Kundai Marunya NEWS that the US government has stopped funding the activities of local NGOs and civil society organisations with immediate effect could point to a major climbdown in Washington’s relations towards Zimbabwe. The most affected by the directive are CSOs engaged in media, human...

ARTUZ sowing seeds of discord

By Elizabeth Sitotombe “The greatest villains are the ones who believe they are doing the right thing,” is a statement that well resonates with some of Zimbabwe’s labour unions.  There is nothing wrong with unions negotiating with the Government on behalf of their members for better pay...

ZANU PF: It all began in Gweru

ZANU PF is holding its 20th Annual National People’s Conference in Gweru.  And Gweru is...

SADC not relenting on sanctions

IN a week in which SADC’s focus, and indeed that of the rest of...

Let us be human

EDITOR — The behaviour of the crowd which thronged to witness a burning building...

Youths key to achieving Vision 2030

By Shephard Majengeta I HAVE come to the realisation that people who are used to...

Favour in context: Part 17 …humiliation of the MP

SOWE rekuDomboshava had been the pastor’s choice. He had said that there was power in...

Towards biodefence and strategy: Part One …the possibility of germ warfare

By Mupakamiso Makaya and Tapiwa Bere RESEARCH indicates that, despite the signing of the 1972 Biological...

Geopolitics of ignorance: Part Two …politics of naming the other as ignorant

By Prof Artwel Nhemachena COLONIALISTS have historically dispossessed Africans of material resources and with the...

Healing burn scars …understanding and addressing PTSD in child burn-survivors

By Kudzayi Gumbanjera POST-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a complex psychological condition that can affect...

Is UN arbiter of peace or toothless bulldog?

SINCE 1945, October 24 is set aside to celebrate UN Day, meaning this year...

Curbing cholera in Zimbabwe: Part One …a national concern

THE right to clean water and universal health is a human right enshrined in...

Sanctions: Weep no more

WE, in the village, since time immemorial, have always believed in self-sufficiency; Joromiyo ane...

Sanctions and modern day slavery

By Elizabeth Sitotombe VIOLENCE, warfare and, most notably, religious influence were some of the numerous...

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Hard times for CSOs…as US cosies up to Zimbabwe

By Kundai Marunya NEWS that the US government has stopped funding the activities of local...

ARTUZ sowing seeds of discord

By Elizabeth Sitotombe “The greatest villains are the ones who believe they are doing the...

Saboteurs must be nipped in the bud

By Golden Guvamatanga RECENT remarks by President Emmerson Mnangagwa that rogue elements within and outside...

Re-engagement: Ball now in West’s court

By Golden Guvamatanga  THE accelerated forays into Zimbabwe’s sound foreign policy by the EU, Britain...