Category: Education

Call for 25% women's quota gathers momentum

Making a case for 25 % Young women’s Quota in Zimbabwe

By Institute for Young Women Development We write with a heavy heart in such devastating times being witnessed in the country. Recent and ongoing developments in our...

Panelists at the UNICEF "Brown Bag" discussion

Address menstruation challenges: Stakeholders urged

Byron Mutingwende   Challenges faced by women and girls regarding menstruation should be addressed as an important component of the adolescent sexual and...

Orphans from Tsungirirai Orphanage receiving donation from the leadership of David Mascott Country School in Norton

David Mascot Country School puts smiles to Tsungirirai orphaned children

By Byron Mutingwende   In a bid to inculcate the culture of love, the leadership of David Mascott Country School asked their pupils to pool resources to help the...

Mr. Bishow Parajuli (L) the UN Resident Coordinator in Zimbabwe and Dr. Mohamed Ag Ayoya (R) UNICEF Representative in Zimbabwe.

Nutrition key to national development

By Bishow Parajuli and Dr. Mohamed Ag Ayoya Malnutrition continues to be a challenge for many countries around the world. Globally, one in three people is malnourished...

Jealousy Chibare, the father of Sympathy who was born with clubfoot explains how the child was successfully treated

Clubfoot deformity can be treated to avoid disability

By Byron Mutingwende   Clubfoot is a deformity that can be treated and every child born with it should not necessarily end up with a lifelong disability, a senior...

Depinah Nkomo, President of Zimbabwean Indigenous Women Farmers Association Trust on her farm

Women have right to own land despite the challenges

By Byron Mutingwende   Depinah Nkomo (widowed) is the owner of a successful farming enterprise in the Selous area of Chegutu, Mashonaland West Province but her road...

Students from Harare Polytechnic College dance to celebrate Africa Day

Embrace Pan-Africanism for unity, peace and development

By Byron Mutingwende   In the midst of challenges from the pressures of global finance capital and lack of priority, Africans were urged to embrace Pan-Africanism...

Professor Levi Nyagura, Vice Chancellor, University of Zimbabwe

UZ launches Bachelor of Science Optometry Honours degree

The University of Zimbabwe College of Health Sciences on Friday launched the country’s first Bachelor of Science Optometry (Honours) degree programme in a ceremony at...

NetOne donates $25 000 to the National Blood Services Zimbabwe on 23 May 2018

NBSZ, NetOne partnership to sustain lives through blood donations

By Byron Mutingwende   As the partnership between NetOne and Blood Services Zimbabwe (NBSZ) continues, lives would be saved through blood donations to people in...

President Emmerson Mnangagwa receives Number 9 Jersey from former Brazil and Real Madrid forward Julio Baptista

World Class Legends use football to market Zimbabwe

By Byron Mutingwende   Sport tourism is one of the best ways to market a country and the ministry of tourism and the Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) are...