FLASHBACK . . . President Mugabe opens the First Session of Zimbabwe’s Eighth Parliament in September last year. Some MPs are still to make their maiden speeches 12 months after being voted  into the august House

Eighth Parliament, 12 months removed

Lloyd Gumbo Mr Speaker Sir What is most disturbing is that some portfolio committees chaired by Zanu-PF MPs resemble praise sessions when they summon ministers to appear before them.
Vice President Joice Mujuru (right) and Tourism and Hospitality Industry Minister Walter Mzembi display a portrait at the launch of the National Tourism Policy document

National Tourism Policy, the great stride

Isdore Guvamombe Tourism Matrix In 2010, all Government sectors were given the mandate to reflect and come up with policies that redefine the course of their primary industries and realign them with ...

CSI develops smart parking system

Tonderai Rutsito Tech Spot Chartered Systems Integration, a Zimbabwean based ICT company has developed smart city parking technology that assist drivers to locate parking space easily. The technology...

The calamity of career politics

Reason Wafawarova On Thursday For a good majority of our career politicians across the political divide the indisputable mental preoccupation is to retain the maximum possible power for the longest p...

Of plane crashes, Gaza and the Castros

Hildegarde The Arena FORMER Cuban leader Fidel Castro Ruz has a larger than life personality. He remains newsworthy and also controversial despite having retired from active politics several years ag...

Multiple gateways the way to go

Tonderai Rutsito The issue of establishing multiple gateways for internet access into the country has created a lot of debate in recent years. Those in support of the idea believe that it will assist...
Susan Makore

Susan rules the airwaves

Ruth Butaumocho HerStory When Susan Makore was growing up, she never envisaged her career beyond a classroom, dabbling with the chalkboard in front of a group of impressionable pupils. Her dream was ...

Fare thee well, Master Pashapa

Knowledge Mushohwe Correspondent In August 2003, the newly-established Chinhoyi University of Technology welcomed about a dozen new students to the Faculty of Life Long Learning. The students were to...

July 31 anniversary: A gender perspective

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Forum Thursday marks exactly one year after the ruling Zanu-PF party romped to victory, ushering in a new political dispensation mandated to rule until the next election in 201...
sharuko

Sharuko on Saturday

THE last time they gathered for their feast, exactly four months ago, they gave Cuthbert Dube another four-year mandate as Zifa president, rejected a second bid by Leslie Gwindi and said NO to Trevor...

Rest in peace, Zecheaus Nemadire

Isdore Guvamombe Reflections Back in the village, in the land of milk, honey and dust or Guruve, death is like clothes everyone has to wear and if you are a good person even after death your grave wi...