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Zodwa Wabantu

Zodwa Wabantu wins, Zimbabweans lose

The Zodwa matter went to the censorship board. I imagine the board members drove all the way to the office in their $30,000 Ford Rangers. I imagine around the oval boardroom table was a neat row of mineral water and Mazoe Orange bottles, for them to sip on while discussing Zodwa’s weighty matters.

spikes kill innocent road users

Traffic spikes – stop the madness

Recently, a woman lost her life after Karoi municipal police officers threw traffic spikes in front of a moving car which led to the driver fleeing and ramming into her. It is not the only such incident. How many lives should be lost for everyone to realise that an alternative deterrent should be devised in order to make drivers abide by the law?

Lobola ceremony

Lobola – a blessing or a curse?

The men sit in the house waiting to be served while the women slave away all day – peeling, chopping, cooking, cleaning and minding the children. The men discuss important matters and call for more beer every once in a while…