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Hunters feed corrupt Zim officials

Rural communities say they receive nothing from the huge fees hunters pay to kill big game. Edward Ngwenya lives in a small village bordering Zimbabwe’s Hwange Game Reserve. He owns three goats and lives on the meagre crops he is able to…

The girl-child deserves better

Growing up in the mining town of Shamva Trish Gore (15)* was poised for a great future had it not been that nature knocked at her parents’ door when they perished in a horrific road traffic accident when she was only ten. By Elia Ntali…

The plight of widowed rural women

“My husband`s death was a major setback, everything we had achieved together, including our plot was taken away because I refused to be inherited by his young brother according to traditional customs”, lamented  Janet Mpinga. Watmore…