Category: Community

Hon Temba Mliswa (second from left) showcases identity card documents for members of the Norton Miners Association at a meeting held in Norton today

Regularise artisanal mining and descend heavily on ‘MaShurugwi’ criminals: Mliswa

By Byron Mutingwende   Firebrand Member of the House of Assembly for Norton, Temba Mliswa has called for formalisation of artisanal mining and clampdown on...

Apostle George Dhliwayo delivering a sermon recently

Cleric primes for sanctions removal

By Lovemore Chazingwa in Kadoma Renowned man of cloth Apostle George Dhliwayo of Great Restoration and Deliverance International Ministry (GRDIM) and president of...

Lower price for anti TB drug delamanid

MSF calls for new price of anti TB drug delamanid to be lowered

Doctors Without Borders (MSF) acknowledges the lower price offered to the government of South Africa for newer anti tuberculosis (TB) drug, delamanid, but calls for it...

Finance and Economic Development Minister Mthuli Ncube has promised to disburse ZWL$5,8 million to Kwekwe Local Authority for the rehabilitation of their water and sewer systems

Government to disburse ZWL$5,8 million to Kwekwe Local Authority

By Abigail Mzimbawakhe (Midlands Correspondent) The government has promised to disburse ZWL$5,8 million to Kwekwe Local Authority for the rehabilitation of their water...

Some girls spend about four to five days without going to school because sanitary pads are beyond their reach

Sanitary wear should be affordable: YWCA

By Abigail Mzimbawakhe (Midlands Correspondent) A women’s rights advocacy organisation has urged the private and public institutions in the country to provide...

Command agriculture programme allegedly dogged by corruption

Corruption in Command Agriculture Programme: MDC

The Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) has said recent announcements by the government, that it would disburse $2.8 billion for the Command Agriculture and issuing...

Police officers arrest a young woman near Hyde Park, in London, United Kingdom, on April 20, 2017. © Pete Maclaine/eyevine/Redux

The Uncounted Victims of the War on Drugs

BY MAME BOUGOUMA DIENE & SIMON WOOLLEY “Instead of war on poverty, they got a war on drugs so the police can bother me.” —Tupac Shakur It’s time for a...

Africa geographic says there is no link between elephants and loss of trees

Elephants and trees

By Africa Geographic Editorial “Elephant damage!” is now a common phrase in reaction to the sight of fallen trees, and landscapes bereft of trees. The apparent loss...

UN Resident Coordinator to Zimbabwe for the day, Hon. Chantel Mawunidza, who is also the Minister of State of the Junior Parliament of Zimbabwe

Zimbabwean girls ‘take over’ UN leadership

Today, in commemoration of International Day of the Girl Child, girls selected from the Junior Parliament of Zimbabwe through an essay competition took the helm of UN...

Participants at Habakkuk Trust advocacy training workshop

Residents call for shadow census for Bulawayo

Residents from Bulawayo’s Eastern suburbs have requested organisations in Bulawayo to conduct a shadow census process to determine the actual number of people living...