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Tribalism is real in Zimbabwe

As we approach Zimbabwe's 34th independence on the 18th of April 2014, many things needs to be looked at and today I want to focus on tribalism. Tribalism is a reality in this Country and we need to d...Read more

Tribalism is real in Zimbabwe

16 April 2014 | 4403 Views
As we approach Zimbabwe's 34th independence on the 18th of April 2014, many things needs to be looked at and today I want to focus on tribalism. Tribalism is a reality in this Country and we need to d...

by Mbonisi Gumbo

Scotland faces a Zimbabwe moment on currency options

16 April 2014 | 2681 Views
The ongoing financial ping pong between Scotland and the UK over which currency a potentially soon-to-be independent Scotland must opt for, is a curious one indeed.  Alex Salmond,  Scotland'...

by Colls Ndlovu

Whither Zimbabwe at 34!

16 April 2014 | 1970 Views
Presentation notes by ZAPU President Dr. Dumiso Dabengwa at a meeting by Bulawayo Agenda & SAPES Trust.Special Independence Meeting, 15 April...

by Dr. Dumiso Dabengwa

Independence Celebration 2014 - President Mugabe no longer fit to officiate

16 April 2014 | 5750 Views
As we celebrate this year's independence we remember the struggle for independence itself and the many that did not make it. We are compelled to reflect on how far our national aspirations have p...

by Farai Mbira, President - ZUNDE

Applaud President Mugabe for destroying factionalism

15 April 2014 | 2241 Views
As the succession debate nicodemously continues in ZANU PF, although there is no vacancy and no need for people to discuss about that in ZANU PF, President Robert Mugabe, recently chipped in, cate...

by Mukachana Hanyani

New Zimbabwe Under Welshman Ncube is coming

14 April 2014 | 4420 Views
The mdc strategy meeting which was held in Gweru in early April was a confidence booster for all mdc supporters and members.Welshman Ncube is here to stay and anyone do...

by Gugugu Magorira in Zvishavane

Tendai Biti will not survive the next congress

14 April 2014 | 5993 Views
"I AM proud to announce today that we have discussed our issues and there is now unprecedented harmony and unity of purpose in the MDC cockpit," Tsvangirai explained. Describing calls for him ...

by Mai Jukwa

'Zimbabwe needs a united opposition'

14 April 2014 | 2219 Views
Zanu-PF, which won last year's contested elections, sealing its autonomy to continuously rule for 38 years, has begun preparations for the watershed 2018 polls, the Daily News is reliably informed....

by John Kachembere and Tendai Kamhungira

The Zimbabwe we want - A Sovereign Wealth Fund is critical to development

14 April 2014 | 1172 Views
Chapter 8: In the Zimbabwe we want, a Sovereign Wealth Fund must be managed as the country's endowment to future generations. It is not a fund to be...

by Vince Musewe and Elton Mangoma

Peta's story had serious omissions

14 April 2014 | 2031 Views
LAST week the Southern Eye and carried a story headlined "Zimbabwean Journalists banned from working in Lesotho".The crux of the story was that I, Shakeman Mugari, and Abel ...

by Shakeman Mugari

Zimbabweans can't audit

12 April 2014 | 2311 Views
ONE key attribute the lack of which stands us out as a weak people, a weak nation, is being able to sum up each stage in, and of, our lives. The absence of that attribute makes us both an uncons...

by Nathaniel Manheru

Mukanya was right, after all

12 April 2014 | 2483 Views
In ghetto lingo they call it "kutonyora" while the proper Shona equivalent is "chioko muhomwe". But no matter how suitable, colourful and vivid the name might be, bribery is a double-edged sword ...

by Rosenthal Mutakati Ghetto Blast

All eyes on $1 trillion

12 April 2014 | 2666 Views
African agribusiness is set for a huge leap, according to a World Bank report Imagine for a moment the impact of a $1 trillion African agribusiness...

by Kingsley Ighobor and Aissata Haidara

Breaking the glass ceiling: Women agricultural scientists

12 April 2014 | 1217 Views
They are selected because they are - or could be - as good as agricultural scientists anywhere. They are groomed in leadership, and conduct research into problems facing their individual countries...

by Munyaradzi Makoni

MDC-T 'Revolution' devours 'its own'

11 April 2014 | 3138 Views
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by Caitlin Kamba

Nation Building in Zimbabwe and the Challenges of Ndebele Particularism

11 April 2014 | 2778 Views
Zimbabwe is one entity and shall never be separated into different entities. It's impossible. I am saying this because there are some people who are saying let's do what Lesotho did. There is no Lesot...

by Sabelo J. Ndlovu-Gatsheni

The (ama) Ndebele of Africa and their name '(ama)Ndebele'

11 April 2014 | 3653 Views
Some scholars still continue to confuse or to misunderstand the relationship within the (ama)Ndebele of Africa as a result of the divergent opinions propounded by scholars regarding the historical ori...

by Philemon Buti Skhosana

Everything in Zim needs renewal, starting at State House

10 April 2014 | 3265 Views
As Winston Churchill once remarked; Men occasionally stumble over the truth but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing had happened. We have seen in Zimbabwe that our lead...

by Vince Musewe

Zimbabwe: Where honouring the dead is a criminal offence

10 April 2014 | 3120 Views
Durban - This week thousands of Rwandans filled Kigali stadium to capacity to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the 1994 genocide that left 800 000 Tutsis and moderate Hutus dead.The ce...

by Thabo Kunene

Good men depart quietly - James Chitauro tribute

10 April 2014 | 2912 Views
News of former academic and top civil servant James Chitauro's departure was not accompanied with the usual hullabaloo that we have become accustomed to whenever some political thug passes on. Che...

by Moses Chamboko

Tsvangirai concentrates on process, ignores content

10 April 2014 | 1813 Views
"DON'T hate the player, hate the game," it is often said. While others say, "Don't blame the messenger, blame the message." Yet, the opposite is exactly what the leader of the Movemen...

by Maggie Mzumara

Why Tsvangirai's MDC-T lost the 2013 elections

09 April 2014 | 2678 Views
Ever since the heavy thumping of the MDC-T in the July 2013 harmonised elections, its leaders have cried foul and came up with at times, hugely creative and dramatic reasons on why the party lost...

by Peacemaker Zano

Zim@34: time to reflect on the gains of independence

09 April 2014 | 1728 Views
At 34, Zimbabwe has made tremendous strides visible to even the most hardcore critics. Tangible improvements in the nation's well-being have characterized the last three decades, borne from the se...

by Caitlin Kamba

Patriotism a key ingredient in Zim-Asset success

09 April 2014 | 1064 Views
As the nation celebrates a milestone 34 years of independence, it is imperative for the country's citizens to adopt a patriotic stance to ensure that noble policies designed to steer the country to ev...

by Nicole Hondo

Kindness Paradza is out of order

08 April 2014 | 3377 Views
Mthwakazi republic party is disturbed by the recent utterances in Parliament by some MPs especially comments by Honourable Paradza concerning the children claimed to have been fathered by ZIPRA forces...

by Mthwakazi republic Party

The Zimbabwe we want - Education is a non-negotiable right

08 April 2014 | 1445 Views
Chapter 7The advancement of any country is solely dependent on the levels of education of its people. In the Zimbabwe we want, education must be a ...

by Vince Musewe and Elton Mangoma

Telecel broadband users frustrated by inefficient service

08 April 2014 | 2228 Views
Zimbabwe's second largest Marketing Excellency award winning wireless mobile network operator, Telecel has its internet subscribers discontented at the slow speed to accessing the internet. Telec...

by Maxwell Teedzai

Tsvangirai has failed to provide leadership

08 April 2014 | 2706 Views
Edited press statement issued by the spokesperson of the MDC Renewal Team,  Jacob Mafume, on the need for leadership change in the Morgan Tsvangirai-led party. ...

by Jacob Mafume

Welshman Ncube: A tale of two countries

08 April 2014 | 3515 Views
Kenya and Zimbabwe offer an interesting case study for us as Zimbabweans.Both Kenya and Zimbabwe had violence around its previous elections, both were on the SADC and AU agenda for a number of...

by Professor Welshman Ncube

Devolution insults Zimbabwe's dignity

08 April 2014 | 2327 Views
Dear me. Oh, dear, me!Yes, throw the stones if you care. No sweat, but the fact is that wherever we go in this world, we leave a trail.We leave DNA; we leave fingerprints and we leave ...

by Tanonoka Joseph Whande

'Tsvangirai won all Elections'

08 April 2014 | 3999 Views
In western democracies a new culture has developed where any person who loses a presidential election automatically steps down as the leader of his party. This practice has been used by some to justi...

by Douglas Togaraseyi Mwonzora

Mugabe, Zuma plummet white power into crisis

07 April 2014 | 4228 Views
With veteran nationalist and liberator of South Africa Nelson Mandela gone, the structures of black and white balance of eco-political power are likely to weigh heavily in favor of black people's econ...

by Maxwell Teedzai

As for Oscar Pistorius, I thank Zimbabwe's Mugabe

07 April 2014 | 5287 Views
My mother always said in every bad person, there is a little good. I was watching the proceedings at the Oscar Pistorius case on Sky TV at the comfort of my safe home in the UK. My mind lingered back ...

by Ryton

Mangoma good enough to replace Tsvangirai as MDC-T President

07 April 2014 | 2374 Views
A  close analysis of what is happening in the MDC-T shows a party sinking into a political dustbin as Morgan Tsvangirai, its current leader, clings onto power.Tsvangirai, who has perfecte...

by Mukachana Hanyani

MDC resolutions

07 April 2014 | 2122 Views
The MDC's programme of action post July 31 election has been one of introspection, reflection and consultation with party structures, members, supporters and stakeholders nationally. The culmi...

by Nhlanhla Dube

Youth hold key to the future for Zimbabwe

07 April 2014 | 1225 Views
There is no stage in life as powerful as youth. The youth are young, energetic, fresh minded, full of ambition and drive. Africa is the most youthful planet with an average age of 20 and our beautiful...

by Elima Audrey Mandaza

The Official Position of the SDA Church on homosexuality

06 April 2014 | 4942 Views
Here is the official position of the Seventh-day Adventist on homosexualityThe Seventh day Adventist Church recognizes that every human being is valuable in the sight of...

by Etiwel Mutero

Maziwisa, what time is it on the corruption clock?

05 April 2014 | 2937 Views
A first timer to Zimbabwe hearing promises to deal with corruption by Zanu PF leaders may think the following day prisons will be replete with culprits. Unfortunately, none of that will ever happe...

by Tapiwa Kapurura

Job Sikhala spot on; seem we are getting some traction eventually

05 April 2014 | 3956 Views
I fully support Job Sikhala's position and utterances of a possible way forward. That's true and fearless leadership. Zimbabweans missed such kind of leadership and direction for a long time. The ...

by Zanda Shumba

Ben 10! A woman's Painkiller

05 April 2014 | 3733 Views
MOVE over sugar daddies it's time for Ben 10!!It's either Ben Ten or Painkiller.This is the fashionable name given to younger men dating older women. The name Ben 10 had become very co...

by Auxilia Katongomara

We need more agribusiness in Africa

04 April 2014 | 1536 Views
Africa's economic performance over the last decade has been remarkable, having reached an average growth of 5%. If this growth is maintained, projections indicate Africa's GDP should increase app...

by Carlos Lopes

Gendering Agriculture - Women spearhead efforts to feed the continent

04 April 2014 | 1106 Views
Do land, seeds and crops have a gender? Perhaps they do in sub-Saharan Africa, where women produce up to 80% of foodstuffs for household consumption and sale in local markets, according to a repo...

by Nirit Ben-Ari

'Factionalism ripping Zanu PF apart'

04 April 2014 | 2501 Views
Rocket science isn't required to reach the logical conclusion that the "revolutionary" party is being irreparably ripped apart by vicious factional fights.Only people of genuinely unsound ...

by Obert Gutu

Kindness Paradza must apologise for 'ZIPRA babies' statement

04 April 2014 | 4420 Views
In the interest of tolerance and national unity, Kindness Paradza should have carefully considered his statement in Parliament when he said that women in his constituency of Makonde were left wi...

by Bekezela Maduma Fuzwayo (Facebook update)

Tsvangirai calls for mass demonstrations wicked!

03 April 2014 | 3513 Views
It is mind boggling to note that Morgan Tsvangirai is calling for mass demonstrations against Government which is synonymous with his trade unionist activism when he was in the Zimbabwe Congress of Tr...

by Suitable Kajau

Move over South Africa: Here comes Nigeria?

03 April 2014 | 5694 Views
For years South Africa has asserted itself as Africa's most dominant economy, frequently being touted as the world's gateway into Africa.  However, its anaemic growth in recent times has seen...

by Perry Munzwembiri

Minister Dokora are you serious?

03 April 2014 | 2803 Views
There is no doubt that the new constitution adopted last year has opened up political space in Matabeleland and in the country at large for the promotion of indigenous (African) languages in education...

by Divine Dube wa Bango

Blind loyalty to remove Mugabe does not guarantee good leadership

03 April 2014 | 2833 Views
Blind loyalty based on the sole objective to remove President Robert Mugabe does not guarantee good leadership.The majority are not always right. Simply because a large crowd of followers hav...

by Vince Musewe

Maridadi, a War vets ministry not the answer

03 April 2014 | 1698 Views
I just noticed James Maridadi, Mabvuku MP's motion that there be possibly a stand-alone Ministry of War Veterans. His argument is that war veterans continue to suffer from neglect. Also, there is a Mi...

by Chris Tongogara

Zimbabwe - from Animal Farm to Chicken Farm

02 April 2014 | 2850 Views
Some of us were first introduced to George Orwell's Animal Farm as junior students when most English teachers then thought if you didn't read the book, then you had not read anything yet. ...

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