If local authorities translate the speed with which they clamp vehicles to service delivery, then we would be having best run cities in the world

Local authorities must stop the hypocrisy

Lloyd Gumbo Mr Speaker, Sir A few days ago I witnessed an accident at the intersection of Robert Mugabe Road and Sam Nujoma Street where drivers of two vehicles, one coming from the north and the oth...
Prof Moyo

When the appointed forget their mandate

Reason Wafawarova on Thursday Professor Jonathan Moyo is in apparent trouble both as a member of Zanu-PF’s Politburo and as a Cabinet Minister, and he knows it. Like his nemesis Chris Mutsvangwa, als...
“When we moved to the city and learnt about Valentine’s Day, our expressions of love and romance became so English, so Western, so commercial and so foreign”

Expressing love on Valentine’s Day

Sekai Nzenza On Wednesday “Say I love you with flowers on Valentine’s Day,” said the message on television. There was a picture of red roses and a red heart symbol with an arrow going through it. Sha...
Julian Assange

Call for UN reform finds resonance

Nick Mangwana View from the Diaspora Politics continue to be the theme of this column this week. However, the issue of alleged stealing of women’s underwear and questionable paternity pedigree will b...
DNA testing

DNA more than paternity testing

Roselyne Sachiti Features Editor WHEN most people hear of the word DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid), all they think of is paternity testing, which is usually requested following lack of trust in a relatio...
Bob Corker

USA: When their Bob blows the froth

Call it a week of key economic news and I agree with you. Firstly, there were very good pointers in a bad analysis ran by the South African Financial Mail. The analysis dwelt on the pitfalls of runni...
MPs must be accountable to the electorate regardless of their personal differences or party affiliation

MPs must rise above partisan politics

Lloyd Gumbo Mr Speaker Sir It is expected that MPs are rational human beings when they carry out their parliamentary duties, as such they should instead use public hearings to unite people and focus ...

Raising Zim question during the Oscars

Obi Egbuna Jnr Simunye It is of paramount importance that Sister Jada and Brother Will be told that President Mugabe and the Government and people of Zimbabwe, wake up each and every day forced to de...
Prof Moyo

Zanu-PF in opposition to itself

Reason Wafawarova On Thursday NOW that the opposition monster that rose at the dawn of the 21st Century has in every sense of the word imploded into irreversible self-destruction, it appears Zanu-PF ...
IT’S TOTAL WAR . . . Women jostle for water at a borehole in Mufakose during the weekend shutdown, but such was the pressure some resorted to a nearby stream, where they ended up fetching dirty water to flush toilets, and in some cases to do laundry

What happens when taps run dry . . .

Hildegarde The Arena IT was quite ironic that the inaugural issue of WASH: Water, Sanitation & Hygiene Connector Newsletter was released on January 31 when the whole of Greater Harare had gone dr...