Society

2 days ago | August 5, 2020

“Support breastfeeding for a healthier planet”

 EVERY year, more than 120 countries celebrate the World Breastfeeding Week (WBW) from August 1 to August 7, which ...

5 days ago | August 2, 2020

A parent’s worst fear …Child snatching trends ...

In December last year, authorities intercepted at least 200 undocumented children who were on their way to South Africa ...

Shiri: The fearless liberator and hardworker

NATIONAL liberation fighter, retired Air Force of Zimbabwe (AFZ) Commander, and Minister of Lands, Agriculture, Water ...

Innovating in the face of danger

IN South Africa’s Wesfleur Hospital — a 50-bed public facility in the Western Cape, 40,2 kilometres north of Cape Town — ...

President’s condolence message

CONDOLENCE MESSAGE BY HIS EXCELLENCY THE PRESIDENT, CDE EMMERSON DAMBUDZO MNANGAGWA, FOLLOWING THE DEATH OF AIR CHIEF ...

We are our own enemy

THIS is certainly a year to forget in showbiz. Just when we thought we would find a way around Covid-19, a new normal ...

Mbira legend’s legacy plays on

MY father, the late Cosmas Magaya, who was a world-renowned mbira master, succumbed to Covid-19 in Harare on July 10 ...

Fighting to stay alive

So many moons ago, years immediately after the country attained independence from British colonial rule, I was among the ...

2 weeks ago | July 26, 2020

Faking it but not making it…UZ investigates fake documents ring

If you have “qualified” employees that are proving to be incompetent, you have every reason to cross-check the ...

Sandy back with a sting

WE have all heard the adage “A picture tells a thousand words”. Sandra Ndebele has certainly been saying a thousand — ...

I am not mad: Van Choga

MAN of the moment, Van Choga (VC), exudes a lot of energy in is work, but he is actually the opposite in real life. Hard ...

Pyramid schemes: Same trick, different victims

They say you can fool some people some of the time, but you cannot fool all the people all the time. However, it ...

Tragic tale of ‘Glee’

What do Lil Wayne, Elvis Presley and the cast of “Glee” have in common? Bear in mind that one is a rapper, the other is ...

Desperate diaries of a home-seeker

A curvaceous young woman, barely aged 40, held a sweeping broom in one hand and a dustpan in the other as she performed ...