Opinion & Editorials

Opinion & Editorials

Bringing people together to make a great team takes an exceptional leader. We should not forget that individuals are bringing individual talent, acumen, expertise and even expectations. ...

“Men cease to interest us when we find their limitations. The only sin is limitation as soon as you once come up with a man’s limitations, it is all over with him,” observed Ralph Waldo Emerson. You can do more that can be imagined. Your imagination is the rightful tool to your destiny. ...

In sports, emotions run high, so high that in fact some fans have taken their own lives in disappointment of a beloved team’s loss. Sport is awash with reports of such tragic events, where a supporter just cannot take continued failure of the fall from grace of a beloved team. ...

While cholera is highly infectious, positivity can be as contagious too as a counter-measure along with medicinally treating the actual disease. ...

IF there is a God He must be infinitely rich. His wealth will never run out. Perhaps that is the reason why he is a Creator who just loves giving, of His wealth, that is of Himself, and of everything He is able to fashion, to make, to fill with life which is what he breathes into us his creatures. ...

IN fulfilment of Section 140 of the Constitution, President Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa on Tuesday this week delivered the State of the Nation Address (Sona) and officially opened the Ninth Parliament of Zimbabwe. ...

IF Western governments are sincere about political reforms in Zimbabwe, then they have to support President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s new government. ...

BY far the greatest wrong which the departing colonialists inflicted on us, and which we now continue to inflict on ourselves in our present state of disunity, was ...

IT was recently reported that Econet Zimbabwe founding chief executive officer and now majority shareholder, Strive Masiyiwa issued a social media statement that questioned the transparency of the ...

WHILE heckling and walkouts during parliamentary sessions are common the world over, and are considered legislators’ privileges, it is important that in countries like ours, where a positive ...

WHEN President Emmerson Mnangagwa addressed the nation yesterday, there was hope that he would give a clear strategy towards addressing the currency distortions that have left the country on an economic precipice. ...

THE world over, paternity leave is becoming more and more common. Fathers around the world are increasingly enjoying this benefit with over 92 countries having embraced paid paternal leave. ...

THE appointment of a leaner Cabinet by President Emmerson Mnangagwa is not only welcome, but also goes a long way in demonstrating that the President listened to the people, mindful of the need to managing costs and turning around the economy which has been in comatose for several years. ...

ONE death is a death too many to justify. As the cholera outbreak ravaged populous Harare high-density suburbs Glen View and Budiriro for the second time within a decade, my heart grieves and prays that the over 30 people who succumbed to the disease rest in eternity. ...

THIS morning (Sunday) I accompanied a new MDC MP on a brief two-hour tour of his constituency. He won this constituency from his Zanu PF predecessor by nearly ...

The opposition campaigned freely across the country. The presence of regional and international observers was most welcome. ...

RESIGNING from a position is something that most employees have to do at some point in their lives. ...

It is clear that Zimbabwe’s new Finance minister Mthuli Ncube is not a shy man and neither is he a coward. He would have been aware, weeks in ...

EMPTY national coffers, poor rains and harvests, disease outbreaks, skyrocketing bread prices and a restless populace. Zimbabwe? The French Revolution in the 18th century actually. ...

The political drama and the rituals that come after elections have come and gone. It is time to hit the ground running and get the country back to normalcy. The new Cabinet is well aware of the challenges that lie ahead. The greatest burden lies on the new Finance and Economic Development minister Mtulisi Ncube’s shoulders to provide policy ideas that will extricate the country out of the current economic decline. ...

Mthuli Ncube’s first week in office as Zimbabwe’s new Finance minister must have been quite a sobering experience. The high-flying economist left a more palatial environment in Geneva, where he was heading the research unit of an investment management firm, Quantum Global Group. Quantum Global, which has a special focus on Africa, has wealthy clients, who collectively have entrusted billions under its management. ...

TEACHING children about environmental sustainability practices from a young age helps them retain and incorporate green practices as they mature. There are many intrinsic motivations for learning games, especially those associated with the environment; these are what we call green games. Sustainability is the on-going capacity of the earth to maintain life. ...

BELIEVERS are always called to remain focused and determined in a world that oftentimes tempts them to surrender God's precious call on their lives. ...

PEOPLE have been asking how it is even feasible that one can still die of a so-called medieval disease like cholera in the 21st Century in a supposedly modern city like Harare. ...

All that you are is only as a result of your thought patterns. You have the capacity to be bigger than your current situation. It’s possible, but how? ...

WE would want to understand the predicament that President Emmerson Mnangagwa and his executive team find themselves in. ...

ELECTIONS have come and gone in Zimbabwe and the new Cabinet is now in place, both Parliament and Senate are now in their respective houses, with the President also now in office. ...

Harare has been hit by a deadly cholera outbreak, the death toll has surpassed 20 with over 3000 cases reported. ...

MEMBERS of the National Assembly and Senate were sworn-in last week, signifying commencement of business by the 9th Parliament. Presiding officers, who are the Speaker of the National ...

PRESIDENT Mnangagwa won the 2018 election on one hand, but lost it on the other. First, while the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) and Mnangagwa celebrated their vindication by ...