Gender Forum

2 years ago | March 8, 2017

A journey of a thousand miles

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Editor Yesterday, red carpet events to celebrate women’s achievements were the order of the day ...

2 years ago | March 7, 2017

GBV victims ‘healing school’ comes to Zim

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Editor At 15, Diana Hove discovered that she was pregnant and eloped to her boyfriend’s ...

2 years ago | February 21, 2017

The future is an open page – Minister Nyoni

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Profile “Years may wrinkle the skin, but to give up interest wrinkles the soul. You are as young ...

2 years ago | December 20, 2016

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 ...

2 years ago | November 8, 2016

Cancer patient relives traumatic experience

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Editor— At 37 and at the prime of her life, a Gweru woman, Esther Mhuri is on the verge of ...

2 years ago | September 27, 2016

Nyaradzo speaks into people’s lives

Ruth Butaumocho: Gender Editor When choosing careers, a majority of students usually opt for formal and mainstream ...

3 years ago | September 13, 2016

Female ‘sniper’ revels in success

Ruth Butaomocho :Gender Editor With well-manicured nails, fashionable wrap-over summer dress, trendy hairstyle and ...

3 years ago | August 16, 2016

Hauna’s own Florence Nightingale

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Profile When she left for the United Kingdom in 1998, Linda Satimburwa did not forget the trials ...

3 years ago | August 9, 2016

‘Anybody can be patron for a pageant’

The Zimbabwe Tourism Authority and several stakeholders have in the last few years embarked on a number of strategies to ...

3 years ago | July 31, 2016

Harare City Council ‘revs’ up gender equality

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Editor Audrey Matenda (37) holds a spray gun at an angle before actuating the air valve to ...

3 years ago | July 19, 2016

Young entrepreneur defines own territory

Ruth Butaumocho : Gender Profile People often say growing up in a small town has its own challenges, however, ...

3 years ago | June 2, 2016

Tugging on the ties that bind . . .

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Editor Grant Mhuriyengwe was young when his father abandoned the family, leaving him in the care ...

3 years ago | May 19, 2016

Women offering new political dispensation

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Editor On July 20, 1960 Sirimavo Bandaranaike gained global fame for Sri Lanka when she became ...

3 years ago | March 16, 2016

Taking child rights back to Stone Age

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Editor Given increasing cases of child marriages, sexual abuse and rape, openly encouraging ...

4 years ago | May 21, 2015

She made herself wings to fly

Ruth Butaumocho Gender  Editor Growing up in the dusty terrains of Mutoko, Lucy Marowa’s childhood was marked by ...