Category: Social

Elmond Bandauko, an expert in local governance issues

Demystifying council-staff relations in local government

By Elmond Bandauko Discussions of local government are usually about the activities of the mayor and councillors. After all, elected officials make the important policy...

ZCC shares its observations, reflections and counsel on the 2018 harmonised elections

Let peace reign supreme: ZCC

The Zimbabwe council of Churches (ZCC) in solidarity with the Zimbabwe Heads of Christian Denominations has called for the people of Zimbabwe to unite and promote peace...

New Orleans NBA Forward Cheick Diallo expected at the NBA Africa Game

Kwesé brings NBA Africa Game live to Zimbabwe & across Africa

Kwesé Sports will be showing the upcoming NBA Africa Game 2018 live in Zimbabwe and across Africa this Saturday (August 4) at 4pm Central Africa Time. A statement from...

30 July is World Day Against Trafficking in Persons

IOM: Most Victims Trafficked Internationally Cross Official Border Points

From IOM Headquarters Geneva – On the occasion of World Day against Trafficking in Persons (30/07), new data released by IOM, the UN Migration Agency, show that in the...

ActionAid executives during the launch of ActionAid Zimbabwe Social Justice Manifesto

Policies and development should prioritise the poor: AAZ social justice manifesto

Those living in poverty and suffering inequalities and injustices should be at the centre of policies and development, the Action Aid Zimbabwe (AAZ)’s Social...

Thousands throng Kosheni Grounds for Temba Mliswa's star rally in Norton

Norton says its Mliswa, Mliswa and Mliswa only

By Byron Mutingwende   The people of Norton have said their vote is on Temba Peter “Bhuru” Mliswa because he has brought development on their doorsteps.  ...

Advocate Abraham Mateta

Need for disability inclusive and responsive electoral processes: ZESN

The Zimbabwe Election Support Network (ZESN) has noted with concern the dismissal of an application seeking to compel the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) to print...

The Elders with civil society activists in Harare

Relatively peaceful environment a cover for democratic deficits: ZSF

Regional solidarity platform, the Zimbabwe Solidarity Forum (ZSF) which is based in South Africa, has warned the relatively peaceful environment ahead of the 2018...

The Great Zimbabwe monument

Tracing the roots of our beautiful Zimbabwe

By Michael Mashiri Many people are called Zimbabweans and are proud of being called Zimbwabwean citizens, however the problem comes when a Zimbabwean does not know where...

Members of the Zimbabwe Gender Commission addressing editors in Harare

Stop targeting of women in hate speech, inflammatory language: Gender Commission

The Zimbabwe Gender Commission (ZGC) has warned and deplored the escalated hate speech and inflammatory language against women ahead of the July 30 election.   The...