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4 years ago | April 12, 2015

Uhuru ushered in boxing heroes, but . . .

WHILE the attainment of independence by Zimbabwe in 1980 was expected to usher in gains in various sporting disciplines, ...

Independence brought sporting opportunities for born frees

IT was a dawn for a new era when Zimbabwe finally gained self-rule in 1980. Independence from colonial bondage ushered ...

Liberation war names — how they inspired fighters

NAMING newly-born children has always been a sacred process in most African societies, such that most indigenous names ...

4 years ago | November 23, 2014

Last man standing

Vusumuzi Dube Sunday News Reporter NINE have gone and only one has survived. This is the story of Zanu-PF provincial ...

4 years ago | November 16, 2014

Zim, Angola friendship has stood test of time

Feature Rtd Brigadier Abel Mazinyane THE people of Zimbabwe will never forget that during their hour of need, the people ...

4 years ago | November 9, 2014

Zambian presidency: Who is next?

Saul Gwakuba Ndlovu ZAMBIA is currently going through a unique historic experience whereby a white man, Guy Scott, is an ...

Giving life to mbira: Embracing change and innovation

Pathisa Nyathi THIS is the last instalment on the mbira musical instrument. The emphasis of this article is to bring to ...

4 years ago | September 21, 2014

Chiefly institution: Considerations of political power, economic wealth

Pathisa Nyathi THIS article is a sequel to the earlier one on the chiefly institution with particular reference to the ...

5 years ago | August 17, 2014

Jason Ziyaphapha Moyo: Father of the revolution

Rtd Brig Abel Mazinyane I FIRST met Jason Ziyaphapha Moyo (JZ Makhokhoba) in 1970 in Lusaka Zambia. At that time Zapu ...

Ncube: Courageous freedom fighter

IN recognition of the efforts played by our heroes in the fight against the racist Ian Smith regime we continue with our ...

5 years ago | August 3, 2014

Makokoba’s urban chief

Vusumuzi Dube ALTHOUGH they have not earned recognition through the country’s laws, they are slowly gaining popularity ...

5 years ago | July 5, 2014

Moyo on Dr Joshua Nkomo

HE was reported by the Rhodesian Press as being the first “native millionaire” and was the first transport operator to ...

5 years ago | June 15, 2014

Shared accommodation: The curse of Makokoba

Vusumuzi Dube SIXTY-two-year-old Mr Jabulani Zulu has been a resident of Bulawayo’s oldest suburb, Makokoba, for more ...

5 years ago | June 1, 2014

Mining companies guilty of human rights abuse

Tinomuda Chakanyuka Sunday News Reporter THIRTY-YEAR-OLD Mr Fortune Siziba from Zvishavane District under Chief ...