Opinion & Editorials

Opinion & Editorials

Bedwetting (also called nocturnal enuresis) happens when the bladder empties during sleep, it can happen once or more every night or just now and then. Some teenagers have ...

BY ASHLEY THABA I HAD a busy day today. On vacation, the last thing I want to do is writing an article. I want to enjoy time with ...

HARARE guest lodge The Pink House bed and breakfast is now officially open for accommodation. The 4 bedroom guest house is located in Westlea. Below are some of ...

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa, never mind the eloquence paucity, loves to talk about his grand vision to transform Zimbabwe into an “upper middle class” economy by the year 2030. ...

AFRICA has the highest proportion of informal sector workers anywhere in the world. They account for more than 85% of the continent’s workers. This compares with 68,2% in ...

As the only licensed farm assurer for global accreditation in six southern African countries, Harare-based Clarence Mwale works with 99% of the fresh produce exporters from the English-speaking ...

DURING the late former President Robert Mugabe’s long tenure, the excuse for not implementing reforms was always “sovereignty”. It was no surprise that his aversion to change contributed ...

NO one wants to leave this world, so all of us should make sure we remain safe. Living conditions may differ but we need to survive. COVID-19 has ...

THE global financial crisis of 2008 reignited debate on the effectiveness of capitalist economic models to the contemporary global political order.While some argue that neoliberalism promotes efficiency, others ...

THE concession made by Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe governor John Mangudya that Statutory Instrument 127 will now be limited to those who wantonly abuse the foreign exchange auction ...

Chinese investment in Africa has helped spark economic growth and improve social outcomes across the continent. Yet Chinese projects often seem to go hand-in-hand with civil protests. We ...

Fradreck J Mujuru AN opportunity to travel to Chesa in Mt Darwin reminded me of the need to implement and monitor national youth policy initiatives. Just after crossing ...

DEMOCRACIES are founded and sustained on the basis of a country’s ability to conduct free and fair elections on a regular basis, thus enabling the electorate to freely ...

WE have seen it 100 times or more: Sam Nzima’s iconic photo of Mbuyisa Makhubo carrying the dying 12-year-old Hector Pieterson, shot by police while participating in a ...

Cyprian M Ndawana DEAR President Emmerson Mnangagwa, Your Excellency, going to the end of the world to fasttrack processes to amend the Constitution was the worst objectification of ...

COUNTRIES of the African continent have now attained political independence. The first country on the continent to gain independence was Ghana in 1957, and the last was South ...

UPDATE ON ZIMBABWE’S RESPONSE TO THE COVID-19 OUTBREAK Cabinet received an update on Zimbabwe’s Response to the COVID-19 Outbreak, which was presented by the Minister of Defence and ...

By Robert Danisch The modern research university was designed to produce new knowledge and to pass that knowledge on to students. North American universities over the last 100 ...

IN this article, I borrow a concept from economics to make what I hope is a persuasive argument for why more of us should get involved in public ...

ON Thursday last week, NewsDay ran a rather sad story whereby racism is reported to be rearing its ugly head at one of Zimbabwe’s top private and supposedly ...

BY TAPIWA GOMO A FRIEND recently opined that the end of human imagination is the beginning of belief and faith. Both faith and belief do not require evidence. ...

By John J Hogan The African Union (AU) held its first summit in 2002, establishing itself as a new international organisation. It also launched a new vision for ...

BY MTHANDAZO NYONI PROTRACTED economic challenges in Zimbabwe, which culminated in the change of the functional currency and a return to high inflation, have hammered gross premiums in ...

BY PETER MAKWANYA Each country is endowed with natural resources and how a country manages its God-given treasures determines how it handles issues of poverty and prosperity. This ...

IF there is one person who should be a fierce proponent of a free media and an advocate of plurality, then it should be President Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa. ...

IN the wake of surging armed robberies across the country, there is nothing as terrifying as having a government conceding that it has lost control. On a daily ...

By Paidamoyo Muzulu ZIMBABWE public officials have no shame, pride or integrity. They lie as they breathe and still get away with it because no one holds them ...

First of all we need to make sure what the actual crypto signal is. The crypto signals are the ready made strategies, guidance and tips that help in ...

THE launch of the national disability policy by government early this week is a positive step as it provides a legal framework for this community to be on ...

By Daniel Ominde THE continent celebrated 58 years since the formation of the Africa Union (formerly Organisation of Africa Unity) towards the end of last month. The 2021 ...