The X that Lobengula used to give authority to the colonisers, the same X that brought “the angel” into a sanctuary he doesn’t want to leave is the same X that can redeem the country.
While I understand our Zimbabwean penchant for making jokes out of our every misfortune and calamity, I want us to stand back and look at this proposition again. We are cheering the antics of a mentally ill person… (continued)
I began university in 2012 and I have watched so many people graduate as “aircraft engineers”. I was one of them… (cont)
People laughed as they dismissed him; a mad man driving a bus? His madness was getting worse, so they said….
I think this system of giving handouts is one of the reasons why farmers have failed to produce, nearly two decades after the land reform programme began. They abuse their inputs and farm implements, knowing that more handouts will come.
The Central Intelligence Organisation operatives are everywhere like a bad smell. Their task is listening to the whispers and targeting those voices that rise up above others, rise up to lead the citizens…
Playing house consisted of someone volunteering to be the mom, the dad and the rest of the cast would play varying ages of children. Costumes were very important in bringing the reality alive, and so playing the mom or daughters was a coveted role.
Here are the keys Robert, here is this jewel. Here’s the wheel, drive it to where it has to go…
Valentine’s month is the most tortuous 28 days on the calendar. The inane commercials, the red and black clad professional women, the bouquets of roses carried proudly from offices, more for exhibitionism than the need to take them home…
I must have momentarily forgotten that on the streets of Bulawayo, witnessing such activities was a crime for which one could pay dearly. In these parts, eyewitnesses are a threat to the pickpockets livelihood.