Dr Simba Makoni

Zanu-PF’s venerable ‘saints’

Hildegarde The Arena IT  has been said time and again that the moment someone falls out with Zanu-PF, especially those in top leadership positions like the Central Committee and the Politburo, they a...
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Africa’s leadership failure

Regardless of the indisputable meddlesome machinations of the imperialist West, the overthrow of Kwame Nkrumah cannot be entirely divorced from the fact that at the material time many Ghanaians were ...
The Avenues neighbourhood in Harare, is a hotspot for prostitution

Harare: Sex and the city

Sekai Nzenza On Wednesday People said she drank in bars full of men and she walked the streets. Maybe she did not exactly walk the streets, kuita pfambi, because African women were not allowed in the...
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The definititon of caricature

Knowledge Mushohwe Art Zone Caricature, a form of line art which is judgmental and contains critical content, appears mostly in the print media and is intended to address a specific problem through t...
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Mutasa: Meandering journey to nowhere

I AM so happy we are, as a people, now able to construct meaning outside Western hegemony. It takes a lot to be able to do that, certainly much more than intellect. The recent developments in France ...

The trials, tribulations of cattle herders

Isdore Guvamombe Reflections Back in the village, in the land of milk, honey and dust or Guruve, it was a bright April mid-morning, a few days after closing schools. Being almost harvest time, I set ...

Time to rebrand Zim

Victoria Ruzvidzo Business Focus “The problem with Zimbabwe is that we have allowed the enemy to market the country for us.” These are powerful words made by Prophet Emmanuel Makandiwa a fortnight ag...

Our discomfort with racial mixing

Sekai Nzenza on Wednesday “Don’t you think it is strange that black and white people in Zimbabwe do not mix socially?” asked Doug, who was visiting from Australia. Doug is my friend Alison’s boyfrien...