Brightface Mutema

Lack of patriotism and political polarization are the leading factors hampering progress and development in the country. Sanctions may have a contributory factor to our challenges but the fact that Zimbabwe is divided more than before because of political contestations has had a huge bearing on perpetuating the suffering of the masses.

Christine Lethokuhle Mabhena

The 5-day long 60th edition of the Zimbabwe International Trade Fair (ZITF) which took place in Bulawayo, the country’s second largest city from 23- 27 April 2019 was a major success with various local and international exhibitors showcasing their products and services to the multitudes of people who thronged the historic exhibition arena.

By Elijah Chihota

When the US Democrat Presidential candidate, Hilary Clinton lost the election in 2016 to Donald Trump she did not lose heart, but she put the United States national interests first and moved on. As an American at heart she realised that her country comes first. US General Douglas   MacArthur in his 1962 famous speech said in his line of duty his priorities were “duty, honour and country.”

Rudo Saungweme

Affirmative action by our Government has seen Zimbabwean women rising against all odds. Not so long ago women lived in a patriarchal society where they were never recognised in leadership roles. This has seen women being overlooked in developmental issues that concerned our nation. Many thanks to our Government for realizing the worth of women.

By Nobleman Runyanga

 A few days before the violent and ruinous protests of 14 to 16 January this year in the main cities of Harare, Bulawayo and Mutare, the Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) president, Peter Mutasa and the leader of the shadowy protest group, #ThisFlag  Evan Mawarire became the faces of the demonstrations’ organisers. This is because they recorded and distributed a video message in which they encouraged Zimbabweans to participate in protests which were couched as a stay away.

Brightface Mutema

For a considerable period now I have been going around some of the emerging residential suburbs in and around Harare. My aim was to have an assessment of the progress, or seriousness therein of the drive towards Agenda 2030 with regards to infrastructural development.

By Elijah Chihota

The fall of the old dispensation in November 2017 also claimed the scalps of the G40 kingpin, Professor Jonathan Moyo and his acolytes Saviour Kasukuwere and Patrick Zhuwao, among others. Some people thought the trio were being victimised for their association with the Mugabes, but far from it as these counter revolutionaries had sinister motives of grabbing power.

By Christopher Makaza

The MDC Alliance is going to gobble more than $3illion for its elective congress scheduled for next month in Gweru amid huge debts in unpaid workers` salaries and allowances for their 2018 polling agents as well as dilapidated party infrastructure.