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Feature: Iconic Byo library crumbles as MPs feast on public funds

Residents, however, have questioned the library’s neglect, citing the continued allocation of resources to sectors that do not benefit the city’s or country’s amenities.
By Marko Phiri Mar. 29, 2023

Zambezi River over-fishing imperils Binga folk

In recent years, as Zimbabwe’s economy has taken a relentless battering, informal traders have turned to the fish trade.
By Marko Phiri Aug. 6, 2023

Disappearing fish spell hard times for women in Bulawayo

According to the ILO out of more than five million informal traders in Zimbabwe, 65% are women, throwing more women into sectors such as fisheries that offer hope for steady incomes.
By Marko Phiri Aug. 13, 2023

The odds were stacked against Chamisa on Aug 23

The Global Hunger Index, a peer-reviewed annual report, ranks conditions in Zimbabwe as “serious” and the 13th worst globally.
By Marko Phiri Aug. 27, 2023