Attitude is everything, says Jokonya

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Profile Studying for degrees in hotel management and sales marketing was a career path that Farai Jokonya knew would open opportunities in travelling, while enjoying the glitz ...

Time to act on varsity sex predators

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Editor The recent revelation that at least 74 percent of female students in tertiary institutions have been subjected to sexual harassment by male staffers at campuses througho...
Lorraine Zhou

Regional recognition for Lorraine Zhou

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Profile After spending the better part of her life in the small town of Chiredzi, Lorraine Zhou came to Harare. Somehow she knew that her life would never be the same again.
Audrey Simbiso Chidawanyika

UZ student excels in philanthropic work

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Profile— At 23, Audrey Simbiso Chidawanyika should be crossing the breadth and length of Zimbabwe preening herself while keep an eye on possible suitors for marriage.
Esinati Ndakaitei Mapondera

Mapondera goes down memory lane

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Profile She has traversed the world encouraging women to become economically independent and work hard to attain financial freedom in their own homes and communities.
Nyaradzo Viki Mavindidze

Nyaradzo speaks into people’s lives

Ruth Butaumocho: Gender Editor When choosing careers, a majority of students usually opt for formal and mainstream careers that feed into people’s day to day requirements. Mechanics, health, educatio...
GENDER_INEQUALITY

When the activist becomes victim

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Editor Gillian Mukombe (not her name) staggered from heavy blows from her husband and landed on the passage door, after failing to maintain her balance. Even screams from their...
City sniper Belinda Kubvoruno receives a trophy from President Mugabe

Female ‘sniper’ revels in success

Ruth Butaomocho :Gender Editor With well-manicured nails, fashionable wrap-over summer dress, trendy hairstyle and spotting a pair of swanky pip toe heels, she exhibits all the feminine features that...