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Cyber security ministry a welcome development

Jacob Kudzayi Mutisi  Correspondent Well done to the Government of Zimbabwe for having created the new Ministry of Cyber Security, Threat Detection and Mitigation. This is the first of its kind and a...
Christopher Columbus

Christopher Columbus is no hero

Joel Helfrich Correspondent What do the following cities and towns — Burbank and Los Angeles, California; Colorado Springs, Colorado; Oak Park, Illinois; Davenport, Iowa; Portland, Maine; Tulsa, Okla...
The late Paul Matavire

Making choices and moving on

David Mungoshi Shelling the Nuts Comrades and friends, please indulge me a little longer while I continue to mine from the depths of the wisdom of our people. Poetry and profound thought ooze like ho...
The advent of technology is ripping off the publishing industry

Piracy: A blow to authors, publishers

Runyararo Muzavazi Features Writer The illegal reproduction and photocopying of books, which are then sold on the streets, has given livelihoods for many but left authors and publishers wallowing in ...

Why hunger is on the rise in the world

Peter Atkins Correspondent The number of hungry and malnourished people is rising for the first time in over a decade. This is according to the United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organisation. Ther...
Prophet Makandiwa

Taking charge of your mind

“For the weapons of our warfare are not carnal, but mighty through God to the pulling down of strong holds. Casting down imaginations, and every high thing that exalteth itself against the knowledge ...
President Mugabe

Election 2018: The prospects

Reason Wafawarova  Correspondent Zimbabwe is once again heading into another election, as has become the norm, every five years since 1980. We are one of the few countries that did not start off as a...
child poverty

Agric key to defeating poverty in Africa

Kofi Annan Correspondent Africa is witnessing a quiet revolution which holds out real hope of banishing poverty and hunger and driving economic growth. This transformation is not in sectors like oil ...