Alignment Of Media Laws Urgent

AS mentioned in the 2013 state of the media report, the coming into being of Zimbabwe’s new homegrown Constitution which, among other progressive provisions, now explicitly guarantees the right to media freedom and citizens’ right to…

We’re Hiring an Intern – Writer

Are you: A good writer? Open-minded? Willing to learn? Willing to work in a small team? On Twitter? Inquisitive Passionate Self-starter Basic understanding of social media tools within the realm of journalism We’re looking for someone who…

Stop The Shame

Excuse me, because this is going to be one hell of a rant. I am not man bashing or am I trying to decapitate the essence of man. Right, this is about what occurred sometime end of last year, at the 4th street combi rank. A bunch of…

#ZambiaDecides – the results are out

By The Travelling Soul It’s 22:29 on Saturday the 24th of January 2014 and my neighbourhood has just broken into celebration. People and children are screaming in the road. Cars driven around constantly hooting and there are even…

Counting Sheep

The series of tweets below got us thinking about an article Ranga Mberi wrote last year about how the media and people in general use numbers to shape their version of events. Counting Sheep Last year July, the MDC held a huge rally on the…

Social Entrepreneurship Bootcamp Application

The Social Entrepreneurship Bootcamp is a six-month structured bootcamp geared toward young social entrepreneurs across southern Africa. Bootcamp participants will gain the skills, tools and capital needed to launch a successful social…

My Corruption-Free Africa Competition

My Corruption-Free Africa Competition rules and conditions My Corruption-Free Africa is an online competition that encourages African youth to participate in a writing and/or photography challenge based around the theme of anti-corruption.…

Qiniso The Movie To Be Released In Bulawayo

The most awaited movie of 2014 has been given the greenlight and is finally being released in Bulawayo. Qiniso features some of Bulawayo’s fiercest talents such as Lady Tshawe, Boky Enn, Anelisi Maliki, Philani A Nyoni, Thorne, Arthur…

The Chinotimba Dilemma

By Alex T. Magaisa When Zimrights, one of Zimbabwe’s oldest civil society organisations, awarded a human rights defender award to Zanu PF MP and war-veteran, Joseph Chinotimba towards Christmas, I thought the organisation may have been…