Ruth Butaumocho

2 years ago | September 24, 2015

From desperate widow to high flyer

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Editor When Maureen Nyemba lost her husband she knew that the fortification that had long ...

2 years ago | September 16, 2015

Doreen Sibanda: Life imitating art

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Editor Galleries across Africa tend to be thought of as sterile and exclusive spaces run by ...

2 years ago | September 11, 2015

Are women complicit in their abuse?

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Editor Rather than regard women as mortal beings, whose interests are vast and not only confined ...

2 years ago | September 9, 2015

Walking the positive talk

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Editor A lot of people consider the subject of HIV, as mundane and boring, with many preferring ...

2 years ago | September 6, 2015

Grocery clubs mushroom as women uplift themselves

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Editor The economic developments in Zimbabwe have spawned a new breed of entrepreneurs, across ...

2 years ago | September 3, 2015

ICON FOR FEMALE PRISONERS

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Editor When Dr Rita Nyampinga was arrested and briefly detained in Harare’s police cells ...

3 years ago | August 5, 2015

‘Where there’s a will there’s always a way’

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Profile Getting married when one is barely in her teens requires more than bravery to stand up ...

3 years ago | July 29, 2015

Woman with a heart of gold

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Editor She is a former beauty queen, a successful businesswoman and has a heart of gold. Mrs ...

3 years ago | July 15, 2015

Empowering women runs in Sally’s blood

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Editor The world is slowly warming up to gendered leadership where young women are taking up ...

3 years ago | July 8, 2015

Ndiweni cooks up a storm

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Editor Creating successful new businesses is still possible, given hard work, a good idea and a ...