Opinion & Analysis

4 days ago | March 17, 2019

EDITORIAL COMMENT: Internet key to economic development

IN the article, “The great transformer: The impact of the Internet on economic growth and prosperity” (2011) James ...

Recurrent drought — Irrigation development panacea to food security

Vincent Gono, Features Editor WHILE it is indisputable that rain-fed agriculture remains the biggest source of ...

MDC’s true colours exposed

Khumbulani Vodloza Sibanda SINCE its formation in 1999, the MDC has paraded itself as a democratic party pursuing social ...

Why the ‘80percent of men in Bulawayo are gay’ is disingenuous

Michael Mhlanga The past week stirred an “uncomfortable” debate on and offline.  A stunning “80%” Bulawayo night ...

Growing the provincial economy of Mat-North in a devolved state

This paper was presented by Cde Dr Obert Moses Mpofu, the Zanu-PF Secretary for Administration, at a Public Lecture at ...

The survivor of Ratanyana Battle

ON 11 February 1979 Zipra Southern Front Three (SF3) regional commander Adam Dube pseudo name Cde Mphini leading a unit ...

Tour guide relives Victoria Falls hippo attack

Lackson Munkombwe, Features Reporter THE majestic Victoria Falls is probably Zimbabwe’s jewel of tourism. It is not only ...

Envy consumes

Itai Chapunza A LOT of people are consumed by envy and jealousy over things and other people. When envy consumes you, ...

Names and naming: More comparisons with traditional healing

Phathisa Nyathi IDEAS, perceptions and beliefs pertaining the moon seem more than we originally had bargained for. ...

Decolonising Academic Skilling

Cetshwayo Zindabazezwe Mabhena A large part of the propaganda against decoloniality in the westernised university in ...

2 weeks ago | March 10, 2019

EDITORIAL COMMENT: Inter-ministerial taskforce shows resolve for action

REPORTS by Government that it has set up a special inter-ministerial taskforce to address issues arising from the ...

Times of the sign: miracles and wonders

Cetshwayo Zindabazezwe Mabhena The year 2019 was surely going to be the year of our Lord. It was to be a time of great ...

Medicinal plants and forest conservation

Vincent Gono, Features Editor WHEN sixteen year old Mncedisi Moyo (not real name) of Gomoza in Lupane was bitten by a ...

China and the reinvention of the world-order

Richard Mahomva Zimbabwe’s engagement and re-engagement overdrive under His Excellency, President Emmerson Mnangagwa ...