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 ...

Wadiza memories refuse to go away

Isdore Guvamombe Reflections Back in the village, no sun sets without leaving history. Today, this villager picks up from where he left off last week when he failed to exhaust the archives on memorie...

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...
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Unpacking Mzembi’s 2034 World Cup Bid

Isdore Guvamombe Tourism Matrix From 2005 when I launched this column — Tourism Matrix — I have been in the thick of things in the tourism and hospitality industry. Prior to launching the column, I h...

Memories of Wadidza

Isdore Guvamombe Reflections Back in the village, in the land of milk honey and dust or Guruve, the faintest memory waft is sometimes enough to transport one back through time and space to a long-for...
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Mzembi speaks on World Cup dream

Isdore Guvamombe The Interview Tourism and Hospitality Industry Minister Walter Mzembi (WM) this week opened the nation to debate after suggesting that Zimbabwe should bid to host the 2034 World Cup....

High school days at Waddilove

Isdore Guvamombe Reflections It was my first day at Waddilove High School having enrolled for Advanced Level. I was burying behind me four years of Ordinary Level at St Anne’s Goto High School in nei...
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Entrusting a stripper with a plane

Isdore Guvamombe Reflections Back in the village, in the land of milk, honey and dust or Guruve, the buzzing of a fly does not turn it into a bee. Never, never, ever! There, village elders with cotto...
The coming in of Fastjet is expected to offer cheaper options for people requiring air services

The more the merrier

Isdore Guvamombe Tourism Matrix Over the past few years Zimbabwe has gone into overdrive to open its airspace to more airlines as it works over increasing connectivity to its business ventures and to...

Why, why and why?

Isdore Guvamombe Reflections Zimbabwe’s roads have been turned into death traps by a multifarious array of kombis, one might be forgiven to think are being driven by genetically modified zombies and ...

Of paternity tests and the villager

Isdore Guvamombe Reflections This is not fiction, neither is it a script for an African movie. It is real and a good lesson for many men, too. Back in the village in the land of milk, honey and dust ...