HIFA 2015

  Buffalo Souljah ready for Hifa …slams xenophobia  Tafadzwa Zimoyo Entertainment Reporter  Zimbabwean born South Africa-based dancehall musician Buffalo Souljah has slammed the recent spa...

Rural women reel under effects of cancer

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Editor Mrs Maud Chauke watched hopelessly as her mother, VaChireka, writhed in pain while lying under a mopane tree a few metres from the family kitchen. She noticed her condit...
LADIES DRESSED IN MINI SKIRTS

Miniskirts don’t rape, depraved men do!

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Forum In November last year, hundreds of women in Kenya held a series of demonstrations in protest after a group of men tore off a woman’s clothing for wearing a miniskirt. The...
Cde Oppah Muchinguri

Can mandatory sentencing do the trick?

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Forum When serial rapist Thomas Brighton Chirembwe was in January this year sentenced to 290 years in jail by magistrate Simon Rojers Kachambwa for raping 13 women and unlawful...
It is saddening that “Pink for Cure” euphoria” is presenting the increasing commercialisation of the disease, at a time when there should be nationwide breast cancer awareness campaigns

Breast cancer awareness: Not just in October

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Forum According to research conducted, one in eight women is likely to develop breast cancer, while one in 1 000 is likely to suffer a similar fate, clearly indicating that bre...

ICTs bring hope to rural women

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Editor Thirty-YEAR-OLD Mrs Grace Rukuni of Musvaire Village in Mutoko picks up her phone to read a message that has just popped up on her phone. “Mangwana, ndimi mune jana reku...
Job Sikhala (center) flanked by Ruramai Chenjerai representing the women’s league and Herbert Muchada for the youth league

MDC-99, NCA merge

Herald Reporter MDC-99 led by Mr Job Sikhala and the National Constitutional Assembly yesterday merged to become one political party that will operate in the interim under the NCA banner.
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Poor packaging is our biggest letdown

Vandudzayi Zirebwa Buy Zimbabwe The upcoming Buy Zimbabwe Retailer-Supplier Conference scheduled for October 23 at Sango Conference Room at the Cresta Lodge in Harare is a must-attend for those who a...

Goromonzi West.

Whether very cold and long winnding queues. The constituency is a Zanu PF stronnghold, with the sitting MP Cde Beatrice Nyamupiknda who is contesting with Wonder Chinamhora (MDC), Ian Makone (MDC-T)....

Justice Makarau hold press conference

ZEC chairperson Justice Rita Makarau has held a press conference in Harare. She said that ZEC is prepared to open polling stations until midnight in order to afford everyone the opportunity to vote. ...

Zanu PF Star Rally-Bulawayo Updates

1543: Zanu PF Star Rally-Bulawayo has ended 1508: The people of Bulawayo promised foodstuffs (cooking oil, mealie meal,beans) just like what happened in Gwanda 1504: Governor Angeline Masuku thanks t...