Category: Community

Flash floods in Hwange

Report on Hwange Flash Floods

Climate Correspondent Hwange received 139mm of rain in 3 hours.  Usually the town receives 50 mm or less per year.  This resulted in the drainage system being...

Edwin Mushoriwa, Member of the House of Assembly for Dzivarasekwa

MP Edwin Mushoriwa comes to rescue of Glaudina Primary School

Following the failure of Glaudina Primary School to open its doors when schools opened last week, Mr Edwin Mushoriwa, the Member of the House of Assembly for...

Post 2020 global biodiversity network

Youths review Post 2020 framework

Tatenda Mqetu Zimbabwe Youth Biodiversity Network (ZYBN) is encouraging youths to appraise the Post 2020 Global Biodiversity Framework which aims to safeguard all life...

Millions of people face hunger in Southern Africa Pic by David Beasley

45 Million People Face Hunger In Southern Africa

A record 45 million people – mostly women and children – in the 16-nation Southern African Development Community are gravely food insecure following repeated...

Mining stakeholders discussing the MaShurugwi criminals issue

Stop the MaShurugwi criminals: Stakeholders

Following a spate of violent attacks by machete wielding gangs targeting gold producing areas, stakeholders have called on authorities to stop this menace in order to...

Kudzai Chavunduka, the ZCSOSUNA Projects Officer addressing the media

Government urged to make SMART commitments ahead of 2020 Japan Nutrition for Growth summit

The Zimbabwe Civil Society Organisations Scaling Up Nutrition Alliance (ZCSOSUNA) is calling on the government of Zimbabwe to make attainable and measurable commitments...

Bandana Rana from Nepal, the Vice Chairperson of the UN Committee on the CEDAW (3rd from left), seated in green and Dorcas-Coker-Appiah from Ghana, a former member of the UN Committee on the CEDAW (2nd from right,seated in black) flanked BY other members

Zimbabwe civil society organisations engage government, stakeholders on CEDAW

By Joyce Mukucha and Anyway Yotamu As the Zimbabwean Government is due to present its 6th State Party Periodic Report to the Committee on the Elimination of...

Zimbabwe is prone to natural disasters

EU releases 18.7 million USD in humanitarian aid for Zimbabwe

The European Union has mobilised an additional 16.8 million EUR (approx. 18.7 million USD) to help address emergency food needs and support vulnerable people in...

Obert Mpofu, former Cabinet Minister

Matebeleland laments the absence of Obert Mpofu from Cabinet

By Nicholas Ncube The People of Matebeleland are crying foul over the absence of Obert Mpofu from the executive arm of government as the effects are now being felt...

Chief Justice Luke Malaba

Judicial Service Commission to introduce live streaming of court cases and integrated electronic management system

By Anyway Yotamu The judiciary will this year introduce live streaming of cases to attract public and national interest as well as the  integrated electronic management...