Opinion & Analysis

3 days ago | July 14, 2019

Editorial Comment: Thuggery in council chambers must stop

THE story in Bulawayo in recent weeks has been the unending water shedding, as council works on its water ...

Names and naming: What we learn from names of rivers

Pathisa Nyathi RIVERS, like mountains, are unique in the sense that they are features that are below general ground ...

Establishing a Youth Commission in Zimbabwe: Part 2

Michael Mhlanga IN last week’s first instalment on the subject of establishing a Youth Commission, I interrogated the ...

‘President Mnangagwa is my younger brother’

Today we round up our interview with pioneer freedom fighter and former Member of Parliament for Nkayi Constituency, Cde ...

Ageing — a forgotten chapter in HIV

Robin Muchetu, Senior Reporter MR Jacob Moyo* from Lupanda in Lupane district, Matabeleland North province is a frail ...

Iconic towers part of Bulawayo’s identity

Raisedon Baya SOMETIME last month it emerged that the Zimbabwe Power Company (ZPC) was planning to demolish the thermal ...

The spiritual power in money

Itai Chipunza HAVE you ever noticed the feeling you have when you have money in your pocket? You are sort of happy and ...

The dirty birth of the disciplines

Cetshwayo Mabhena Academic disciplines and the professions and professionals that they produce are not natural objects ...

Devolution and Public Administration Reform in the Second-Republic

Outside the dictated tenets of the 2013 Constitution, President Mnangagwa has prioritised devolution as a matter of ...

ZPC must spare our history

A lot has been said about the controversial Bulawayo Power Station whose cooling towers have caused people to exchange ...

Exploring the causes of Gukurahundi (Part 1)

Dr Obert Mpofu The independence of many African States in the continent signalled the gradual end of a century of ...

1 week ago | July 7, 2019

Editorial comment: World Bank endorses Government economic reforms

THE World Bank says Zimbabwe has changed its Income Group from Lower Income to Lower Middle Income. The upgrading of ...

The colonial myth of international relations

Cetshwayo Zindabazezwe Mabhena We frequently imagine the present world as a wonderful place with a bright future. And we ...

Joshua Nkomo: Politics, Power and Memory

Continued from last week Again, in chapter eight William J Mpofu flows in the same path of revisionist interpretation as ...