Opinion & Analysis

5 hours ago | June 6, 2020

COMMENT: Gumede must be hailed for his heroic parental role

Headlines are generally depressing these days. Covid-19 is dominating them; infections and deaths continuing to rise in ...

Patriots MUST always defend our Fort

Stephen Mpofu When reports reached this country about thousands of Zimbabweans in cruise ships and heading back to their ...

Dealing with Covid-19 stigma

Dr Tatenda Simango I hope I find you well and in good spirits. We have had a disturbing increase of cases, mainly driven ...

Adapting military strategies and combat tactics to changing ...

Pathisa Nyathi “Woza camouflage!” This was a chant by ZPRA guerrillas operating at Siabuwa in Binga and also in Gokwe ...

The gendered politics of death, remarriage and asset ownership

Andile Tshuma I recently spent a week with a rural community in the Midlands Province. Due to its geographic location, ...

1 day ago | June 5, 2020

COMMENT: Western sanctions against Zimbabwe stifling fight ...

The ongoing global pandemic of Covid-19 has nothing on the immortal global pandemic of racism. This is why calls for the ...

First Lady a great inspiration

Ivy Chiwaya Feminism is a powerful advocate and major driver that promotes the rights of the girl child. As a feminist, ...

The Lockdown Creative Writing Challenge: Story moves on conflict

Christopher Mlalazi We cannot talk about creative writing without discussing what moves a compelling story forward. This ...

2 days ago | June 4, 2020

COMMENT: Govt must move in with speed to increase transport ...

There is an urgent need to address the shortage of public transport that has seen workers walking to work and back. It ...

Widespread demos expose US duplicity

Nduduzo Tshuma, Political Editor THE widespread demonstrations sparked by the killing of a black unarmed man George ...

Namibian wilderness and culture charms young African twins

Emmanuel Koro It’s a dream come true for the adventure and thrill-seeking 10-year-old Durban twins, Lily and Lara ...

3 days ago | June 3, 2020

COMMENT: SMEs, informal traders must work hard to regularise operations

The Minister of Women Affairs, Community and Small and Medium Enterprises Development, Dr Sithembiso Nyoni, made an ...

Learning beyond the military camp classroom – Guerillas ...

Pathisa Nyathi Guerilla training in military camps provided for broad aspects which were not cast in stone. It was ...

4 days ago | June 2, 2020

COMMENT: Time for US to accord EVERYONE equal rights

THE label of Zimbabwe as an adversary to the United States is as untrue as it is unfortunate especially at a time the ...