Nzenza Sekai

21 hours ago | February 21, 2018

Balancing past knowledge with the present

Long before Independence, there was an ongoing war of words between my grandmother Mbuya VaMandirowesa and my mother.

1 week ago | February 14, 2018

Innovative ways of Loving on Valentine’s Day

Sekai Nzenza on Wednesday There was a church gathering of women at Mai Mufundisi’s house in Harare last Friday night. ...

2 weeks ago | February 7, 2018

Changing spaces between mother-in-law, son-in-law

Sekai Nzenza on Wednesday “This is my mother-in-law, Ambuya vangu, my wife’s mother,” says the clean-shaven gentleman ...

3 weeks ago | January 31, 2018

The new loneliness of old age

Sekai Nzenza on Wednesday “Kana ndachembera handidi kugara ndega,” said our friend Temba, the one who is normally based ...

4 weeks ago | January 24, 2018

The struggle to discipline a Diaspora child

Sekai Nzenza on Wednesday We saw the teenager from London in the village at Christmas. His name is Tyrell. He is the son ...

1 month ago | January 17, 2018

Balancing New Year resolutions

Sekai Nzenza On Wednesday “What are your New Year’s resolutions?” I asked my sisters and other cousins sitting around ...

2 months ago | December 20, 2017

Welcoming the arrival of an indigenous Father Christmas

Sekai Nzenza on Wednesday IN front of a supermarket in Mt Pleasant last week, we see Father Christmas. He is skinny and ...

2 months ago | December 13, 2017

Intimacy, cultural dilemma of kissing in public

Dr Sekai Nzenza on Wednesday Sunday afternoon at Robert Mugabe International Airport arrivals area. The plane has ...

3 months ago | December 6, 2017

The search for personal space

Sekai Nzenza on Wednesday The other day, my cousin Reuben was counting the number of single mature women who live alone ...

3 months ago | November 29, 2017

Diaspora Zimbabweans are longing for home

Dr Sekai Nzenza on Wednesday “Hi there, kwakadii kumusha?” How is everything back home? I get this question on a ...