Oftentimes, it has been proved that missing MPs in their constituencies rarely make it back to Parliament, losing either at party primary elections or to candidates from other parties at the general elections

Bell tolls for incompetent MPs

Lloyd Gumbo: Mr Speaker Sir With the next harmonised elections coming up next year, one is tempted to feel sorry for the majority of Members of Parliament who might find it difficult to make it to th...
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Exceptionalism, election meddling, goodbye

Hildegarde The Arena— WE are not equating ourselves with the creator, but there are times when you feel that “a day is like a thousand years.” This is how it feels like right now, we still have...
A more recent case study of digital disruption in action is the Ruvheneko Parirenyatwa exclusive live interview conducted with Stunner via Facebook Live which garnered tens of thousands of views, hundreds of shares and over 10 000 comments on Facebook alone

Facebook Live: Disruption in action

Delta Milayo Ndou  #Digital Dialogue— A 30-minute live broadcast of a church service on ZTV will cost no less than $862 (including Value Added Tax). In contrast, a 30-minute live broadcast of a...
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Zim’s sauntering political mediocrity

The opening of the New Year — and we are just 11 days into it — is often marked by people of all shades and hue pontificating and divining about the moons and year ahead. Whereas in the past some cre...
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Why you need to save?

Sanderson Abel — The moment a person receives income they are usually faced with two options, to either spend it all or use part of the money and save the rest. Once they decide to put aside a ...
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Looking to the past, celebrating New Year

Sekai Nzenza On Wednesday— New Year’s Day 2017. Last night there were fireworks, celebration, laughter, singing, drinking and dancing. People singing Happy New Year! Happy New Year! In Zimbabwe...
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Challenge to writers, publishers

Beaven Tapureta Bookshelf — A warm welcome to you all as we step into a brand new year, hoping you had a wonderful book reading crossover and thanks to the publishers!

Not ‘A Fine Day for a Funeral’ Bill!

Elliot Ziwira @ The Book store “ON a fine Spring day in Harare, Sithembiso and I buried her brother Fitzpatrick ‘Fitz’ MacDonald Muzanenhamo . . . It was Spring, a season for birth and blessings, not...
Foreign artistes like Morgan Heritage (above) charge between $15 and $20 per person and usually their shows draw thousands of Zimbabwean paying fans

Foreign artistes bleeding economy

Lloyd Gumbo Mr Speaker Sir— Zimbabweans have overwhelmingly embraced the bond notes introduced by the Central Bank in November last year despite spirited attempts by critics to discredit them b...