Fame, fun and bruised egos

Just like this weekend referendum on the draft Constitution, which should be taken very seriously, it was the same with Kenya’s harmonised elections of Mach 4, where the leading contenders were no...

Game-changers and the truth

THE truth has finally dawned on MDC-T that what Simon Chimbetu sang in “Kure kachana”, which most people call “KuState kure” is in fact reality.
In 2013, that reality has never been as dau...

Rule of law, heady days ahead!

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PRESIDENT Mugabe recently extended an olive branch on peaceful elections — before, during and after the polls. However, despite his call for peace, it ...

Life’s what if and wow moments

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These are moments when we have to contend with success or failure; acceptance or rejection; reward or punishment.
A guy who wants to date the girl...

Mother languages and identity

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DO Zimbabweans look down on their mother languages? If that is the case, can we then say that we are facing an identity crisis? What do you call yours...

How to deal with stigma, forgiveness

THE Bible in the book of John 9:1-11 records a story where the Lord Jesus heals a man who was born blind. The text reads: “As He (Jesus) went along, He saw a man blind from birth. His disciples ...

Hard choices in the digital age

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Martal L Dosa says, “The main determinant of the effectiveness of information transfer to a developing country is the ability of the intermediary — ...

Rape: When society lets kids down

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As we get to the end of the year, a lot of statistical data on anything and everything are released. Here is a sample of some of the figures. The Zi...

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Back to future: Gwelo to Gweru

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FORTY-EIGHT years ago from May 23 to 25 1964, Zimbabwe African National Union (Zanu) members embarked on a journey into the future, a journey...

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Time to embrace lost sheep

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Questions abound. The on-going Anglican Church saga: is it a matter of contemporary Christian faith mirroring the nature of the body of Christ in Zimb...

When an operation go rogue

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We are slowly being turned into a generator nation, including an economy powered by generators. Walk around Harare’s Central Business District and y...

Myths, facts and sanctions

A fortnight ago, I had the privilege of listening to a presentation by Bishop Trevor Manhanga at the Lead Zimbabwe Conference. The presentation, titled “The Zimbabwe we want economically”, challen...