St John's gay teacher Hovelmeier resigns

Homosexuality in Zimbabwe: No Space for Homosexuals, St John’s Teacher Resigns After Death Threats

There's basically no space for homosexuals in Zimbabwe, really. The amount of energy we spend policing the decisions we make in our lives is pathetic, I mean, can't that...
Mthuli Ncube must grow thick skin

Will Finance Minister Mthuli Ncube Develop A Thick Skin To Resist Executive Pressure?

Mthuli Ncube's appointment came with a mix of outright optimism, cautious optimism, and some just think the same old may prevail. His appointment gave Zimbabwe the chance to have...

Ubu’s Letter: A CRY FROM AN AFRICAN CHILD

Dear African Parent Hi, I hope I find you well. My name is Nobuhle Nyoni aka uBu and I am just another African child who needs you to hear me...
President Mnangagwa Cabinet Must Deliver

President Mnangagwa Must Come Up With A Cabinet That Delivers

Elections are over, Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa (ED) was declared the winner by the courts, and his mandate has started. He has got a lot of work cut for him. His...
Investing zimbabwe 2018 ahead of democracy

Should Zimbabwe Prioritise Investment Ahead of Democracy?

The question of investment over democracy is an important one that we should ask ourselves in line with the recent developments in the country. Choosing investment ahead of peace...
Zimbabwe must respect the rule of law if the country is to progress

Zimbabwe Must Respect The Rule of Law for The Progress of the Country

Zimbabwe has a poor track record of lack of respect for property rights and gross violation of basic human rights. When Emmerson Mnangagwa took over in November 2017, he...

ZANU Wins Two-Thirds Parliamentary Majority – What This Means And How We’re Screwed

First, ZANU-PF is a complex system. Second, ZANU-PF is obsessed with making laws that ensure their grip on power is retained. Third, ZANU-PF likes a formalistic approach to the laws, they...
zec is compromised and not independent zec is delaying with results

Let’s Respect Women And Their Private Lives

When I saw a tweet that postulated how it's tough being a woman, I realised how certain archaic behaviours are still finding dominance in our society, modern as we...
EcoCash Zimbabwe crashed for two days and shows vulnerabilities of mobile money in Zimbabwe

After The EcoCash Crash, Is Going Cashless The Most Secure Route?

Zimbabwe's economic woes led to a surge in the use of mobile money, and for EcoCash, the mobile money service provided by Econet, a huge avenue was found. But...

Can Zimbabwe Hold Free And Fair Elections This Year?

2018 is the election year for Zimbabwe and there are many sticking issues as regards how the elections will be conducted. Having been scarred by the painful memories of...

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