BBA: What’s in it for Africans anyway?

DESPITE the popularity it has gained in Africa, the Big Brother Amplified (BBA) reality television show has provoked mixed feelings from viewers in Zimbabwe....

Dear Africa — The Call of the African Dream

Black children born in the Diaspora, or taken there at an early age are especially vulnerable to the evil of having their African identity,...

It’s the economy and not cheap politics that counts now: Part One

RECENTLY I heard some people saying that the general elections of 2018 are around the corner and so all our efforts must be geared...

Indigenous spirits: Enduring vicars of revolutions

By Vitalis Ruvando TRIBUTE goes to the indigenous spirits of Zimbabwe. The spirits include Musiki: Creator, vadzimu: intercessors and mashavi: talent conferring spirits. Their nuncios are...

Why should our creative genius remain idle?

WHEN the Zimbabwe Heritage Trust (ZHT) hosted over 30 writers on August 18 2016 at Rainbow Towers in Harare, I assumed the workshop specifically...

Landmark ruling …NERA to pay over US$300 000

IN a blow to the regime change agenda, the High Court has ordered National Electoral Reform Agenda (NERA) to pay more than US$300 000...

High risk of leptospirosis bacterial infections

AT least 95 percent of Zimbabweans risk being infected by leptospirosis, a bacteria that can cause severe health complications, such as lung bleeding, a...

Education must match our needs

WE support the reasoning behind the need to rejig our education system, especially at college and university levels, if we are to...

Success story of jatropha

THE jatropha project in Zimbabwe, just like the ARDA-Chisumbanje ethanol project, has faced many challenges over the years with some people deliberately stalling the...

Concern over sex tourism at resort centres

PEOPLE spot dreadlocks to show that they are Rastafarians; while some don locks just as a style. However, in some African tourist resort areas,...
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