Category: Social

Vendors against the 48hr ultimatum to vacate Harare CBD

By Joyce Mukucha The Vendors Initiative for Social Economic Transformation (VISET) and Citizens Manifesto urged the Government to offer vendors alternative sites to...

Government not addressing residents’ challenges: HRT

By Byron Mutingwende   The Harare Residents Trust (HRT) has made several engagements with the Ministry of Local Government, Public works and National Housing and...

Life on the streets a nightmare for children

Patricia Mashiri and Joyce Mukucha Cases of children who are surviving on the streets of Harare are notably increasing on a daily basis and the estimated statistics is...

Economic meltdown a danger to young ladies

By Patricia Mashiri Girls used to cook like their mothers but nowadays they drink like their fathers. Long back, beerhalls were usually occupied by men but in of late...

PWDs’s rights need to be recognised: Kagonye

By Joyce Mukucha In an initiative to offer effective implementation of programmes that uplift the lives of Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) and include them in all...

Children with severe multiple disabilities enjoy a rare treat from ZPHCA

By Byron Mutingwende   The Zimbabwe Parents of Handicapped Children Association (ZPHCA) gave children with disabilities a rare treat when it threw a belated...

Living on the streets of Harare becomes a ‘normalcy’

By Patricia Mashiri and Joyce Mukucha Some people can always be happy and grateful as they find joy in little things they have and learn to accept and appreciate what...

Mismanagement to blame for council’s shoddy service delivery

By Byron Mutingwende   Harare Municipality is facing a myriad of challenges but Mayor Bernard Manyenyeni has put the blame squarely on executive interference and...

Sports drive community development in Mudzi

By Byron Mutingwende   For Magna Mudyiwa, the Member of the House of Assembly for Mudzi West Constituency leadership is a natural calling and the legislator is...

Highlighting challenges of PWDs towards sustainable and resilient society

By Byron Mutingwende   Caregivers and members of the Zimbabwe Parents of Handicapped Children Association (ZPHCA) held a meeting to highlight challenges faced by...