EDITORIAL COMMENT: Let’s not be distracted by President Khama
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EDITORIAL COMMENT: Let’s not be distracted by President Khama

THE President of Botswana Mr Ian Khama was always going to talk rubbish. It’s in…

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EDITORIAL COMMENT: Exporting sincere  ignorance and conscientious stupidity
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EDITORIAL COMMENT: Exporting sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity

The 67th United Nations General Assembly starts on Tuesday in New York and as has…

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EDITORIAL COMMENT: Lords of the flies, lords of lies
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EDITORIAL COMMENT: Lords of the flies, lords of lies

The Economist says we are living in a world of “post-truth” politics. 51,775 total views, 214 views…

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EDITORIAL COMMENT: The duty of the four estates
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EDITORIAL COMMENT: The people will eat the rich
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EDITORIAL COMMENT: The people will eat the rich

Fyodor Dostoevsky’s exploration of moral agency in “Crime and Punishment” remains one of the most…

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COMMENT: Breaking the loop of repeated error
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COMMENT: Breaking the loop of repeated error

An intended consequence of the illegal Western sanctions on Zimbabwe is unemployment. Credit lines have…

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COMMENT: The caravan must move on
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COMMENT: The caravan must move on

Hardline views usually make for wonderful headlines and horrible outcomes. The wonderful headlines egg the hardliners…

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COMMENT: Money doesn’t talk, it swears
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COMMENT: Money doesn’t talk, it swears

When talking about music, the tendency is to focus on the songs listeners enjoy most.…

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EDITORIAL COMMENT: Vision, faith and belief
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EDITORIAL COMMENT: Vision, faith and belief

Dr Stan Mudenge, the late national hero and Foreign Affairs Minister of Zimbabwe during one…

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EDITORIAL COMMENT: Snubbed by a burial society
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EDITORIAL COMMENT: Snubbed by a burial society

President Mugabe was “snubbed” by the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR) which…

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COMMENT: Embracing  the rand
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COMMENT: Embracing the rand

“Our problems are man-made and can be solved by man.” Those are the words of…

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COMMENT: What will your verse be?
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COMMENT: What will your verse be?

Before his incarnation as a newspaper editor, Ruzvidzo Mupfudza (may his soul rest in peace)…

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COMMENT: With ‘intellectuals’ like these
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COMMENT: With ‘intellectuals’ like these

Zimbabwe’s political discourse is locked in a race to the bottom. With every passing week,…

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COMMENT: The graveyard  of ideas
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COMMENT: The graveyard of ideas

There are several versions of Ernesto “Che” Guevara’s last moments. One version, discredited by biographers…

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COMMENT: Bond coins: Let’s give ourselves a chance
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COMMENT: Bond coins: Let’s give ourselves a chance

OFTEN, when fear triumphs over expectation and hope, rationale thinking becomes the ultimate victim. 25,693 total…

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