Ministers are entitled to a Mercedes Benz sedan E-Class either E300 petrol or E350 diesel as one of their many official vehicles

Do ministers really need all these cars?

Lloyd Gumbo Mr Speaker Sir Mr Speaker Sir, if MPs who are expected to be travelling between Harare and their constituencies on a weekly basis can do with one official vehicle, how come ministers whos...
Telecel has 2,5 million subscribers

Pros and cons of shutting down Telecel

Tonderai Rutsito Tech Spot Over the past weeks I have read with interest a number of stories with various headlines expressing opinions by various stakeholders over the pending closure of Telecel.
Temba Mliswa

The curse of the legacy of tribalism

Reason Wafawarova On Thursday Part of the reason we have had xenophobic disturbances in South Africa twice in the last seven or so years is because the post-colonial tribesman loathes the sight of an...
Morgan Tsvangirai

4 000 words to Morgan Tsvangirai

My Turn with Tichaona Zindoga You see, we always get accused of being fixated on the person of Morgan Tsvangirai, the leader of the opposition MDC-T. Of course, we shouldn’t. After all, the guy is a ...
dembo

The lost fantasies of the love letter

Sekai Nzenza On Wednesday THE elders used to say, a man who is incapable of lying will never marry (Zirume risinganyepi hariwani). In those days, the elders meant that a young man looking for a wife ...
AU Chair President Mugabe wants to see the continental body self-financing

Africa@52: A time for introspection

Nick Mangwana View From the Diaspora Yesterday was Africa Day and there were so many celebrations across the globe. Africa Day is one of those days now considered as a pan-Africanist moment to shine.
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Caine’s post-nationalist abstracts

Stanley Mushava Literature Today I do not know all the normative abstractions for the reception of literature of a post-modernist orientation. But I believe an old-fashioned critic can be forgiven fo...