Soccer is a life saver for HIV Positive Ladies

Published to coincide with the FIFA World Cup in South Africa in 2010. Watch this space for more on the progress of the Positive Ladies now. DOMBORAMWARI, Zimbabwe —...


Dawn Chorus

Listen to the first things you will hear in the morning, when waking up in Zimbabwe and then in Syria. Dawn chorus in Zimbabwe Dawn chorus in Syria  

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The Star Fish Story

The Roman Catholic sisters in Mbare dished out the fortified, nutritional drink mahewu, what food they managed to find and antiseptic creams and other basics donated by pharmacies, some time-expired...

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It’s life

At first I disapproved of the “greening” of Zimbabwe’s cellphone towers. But then I took a longer, more contextual view and it didn’t  seem too bad. Maybe that’s the way...

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Is the pen mightier than the sword?

Freedom of expression: the debate goes on “I despise what you say but I will defend to the end your right to say it.” The enlightened approach current for so...

Heart of Darkness

Thembi, a lovely and heart warming child, was admitted to Parirenyatwa hospital in Harare after her mother sold some of her furniture to pay for admission.  She died at the...