Severe water-rationing schedule impacting women negatively
  Severe water-rationing schedule impacting women negatively

 Severe water-rationing schedule impacting women negatively

by Fiona Mpofu         

The City council’s failure to stick to the advertised water rationing timetable is thr...

Lupane Women Development Trust steps in to slow down Corona spread
Lupane Women Development Trust steps in to slow down Corona spread

Lupane Women Development Trust steps in to slow down Corona spread

by Marvelous Matsvimbo

Lupane Womens Development Trust donated dishwashing liquid and 20 litre containers for boreholes in Lupane to help sanitise rural women because women and girls are at...

One on One with Amakhosikazi E1 S1
One on One with Amakhosikazi E1 S1

One on One with Amakhosikazi E1 S1

With Busi Bhebhe

In the first episode of One on One with Amakhosikazi, Busi Bhebhe talks with Jennifer Lizzie Ngulube, a recipient of the Queen of England's honour for her work with childre...

Women forced out of Corona Virus lockdown to queue for basic commodities
Women forced out of Corona Virus lockdown to queue for basic commodities

Women forced out of Corona Virus lockdown to queue for basic commodities

By Marvellous Matsvimbo

The shortage of various goods, services and cash has seen many Zimbabweans failing to maintain social distancing as they spend long hours in queues where they risk c...

Byo Women Market Traders ignore call to be on lockdown for COVID-19 to make ends meet
Byo Women Market Traders ignore call to be on lockdown for COVID-19 to make ends meet

Byo Women Market Traders ignore call to be on lockdown for COVID-19 to make ends meet

by Marvellouse Matsvimbo

Women informal market traders have defied the call to stay at home to avoid spreading and or contracting the deadly Corona Virus. Many of them say this is the only ...

Bulawayo women respond to Corona lockdown in ZimbabweVirus
Bulawayo women respond to Corona lockdown in ZimbabweVirus

Bulawayo women respond to Corona lockdown in ZimbabweVirus

by Joleen Marara

Women in Bulawayo have expressed mixed feelings over the call for citizens to stay home over the Corona virus.

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Women Making A Difference S1 E1
Women Making A Difference S1 E1

Women Making A Difference S1 E1

By Fiona Mpofu

In this first episode of Women Making A Difference, host Fiona Mpofu speaks to development enthusiast Gift Mteletwa about the work she does with Phelandaba Skills Craft Centr...

Use taxes fairly women urge Govt
Use taxes fairly women urge Govt

Use taxes fairly women urge Govt

by Joleen Marara

Women have called the Government of Zimbabwe to use the public's taxes to also benefit them and their development and empowerment needs.

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Know your constitution Plumtree women urged
Know your constitution Plumtree women urged

Know your constitution Plumtree women urged

By Marvellous Matsvimbo

Women in Plumtree have been encouraged to get to know their constitution better in a bid to understand their rights as well understand any changes proposed on it.

Women forex dealers call for increased Police protection
Women forex dealers call for increased Police protection

Women forex dealers call for increased Police protection

By Nyaradzo Bakari

Following a spate of violent crimes and the recent murder of one of their own in the city recently, forex dealers in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe have called on the Police to prote...

Women informal traders call for improved vending bays
Women informal traders call for improved vending bays

Women informal traders call for improved vending bays

by Minenhle Moyo

Women informal traders have called on the Bulawayo City Council to improve their vending bays and provide toilet facilities as they pay towards such services.

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First NUST female SRC VP calls for more women to join politics and to take up more leadership roles
First NUST female SRC VP calls for more women to join politics and to take up more leadership roles

First NUST female SRC VP calls for more women to join politics and to take up more leadership roles

by Joleen Marara

The first ever female Student Representative Council Vice President at NUST has called on women to brave the env...

Women call for policy to criminalise workplace sexual harassment
Women call for policy to criminalise workplace sexual harassment

Women call for policy to criminalise workplace sexual harassment

By Nyaradzo Bakari

 

Women have called on the country's leadership to come up with policies that criminalise sexual harassment in the workspace. This was said at a women's day comm...

Water rationing in Bulawayo impacting women negatively
Water rationing in Bulawayo impacting women negatively

Water rationing in Bulawayo impacting women negatively

By Joleen Marara

Water cuts in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe's second city are crippling women's abilities to contribute meaningfully to their reproductive and productive social roles.

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#GenerationEqualityAgainstRAPE
#GenerationEqualityAgainstRAPE

#GenerationEqualityAgainstRAPE

Young people speak with one voice against GBV

 

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Zvishavane women welcome free sanitary pads
Zvishavane women welcome free sanitary pads

Zvishavane women welcome free sanitary pads

Women in the mining town of Zvishavane have welcomed and applauded the government for the sensitive move of allocating the girl child with substantial funds to ensure those in school get free sanit...

120 Primary School children dropped out due to pregnancies in 2018: Deputy Minister
120 Primary School children dropped out due to pregnancies in 2018: Deputy Minister

120 Primary School children dropped out due to pregnancies in 2018: Deputy Minister

By Makhosi Sibanda

A stagerring one hundred and twenty (120)primary school going girls fell pregnant and had to leave school in 2018 Deputy Minister Edgar Moyo has confirmed. 

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120 Primary School children dropped out due to pregnancies in 2018: Minister
120 Primary School children dropped out due to pregnancies in 2018: Minister

120 Primary School children dropped out due to pregnancies in 2018: Minister

By Makhosi Sibanda

A stagerring one hundred and twenty (120)primary school going girls fell pregnant and had to leave school in 2018 Deputy Minister Edgar Moyo has confirmed. 

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#LeadGirls2School campaign raises funds for disadvantaged school girls
#LeadGirls2School campaign raises funds for disadvantaged school girls

#LeadGirls2School campaign raises funds for disadvantaged school girls

by Fiona Mpofu                                            

New campaign #LeadGirls2School, set up to help raise fund...

Academy of Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) fellows, commemorate Girl-Child day with Montrose Girls High students
Academy of Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) fellows, commemorate Girl-Child day with Montrose Girls High students

Academy of Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) fellows, commemorate Girl-Child day with Montrose Girls High students

By Joleen Marara

Women from the Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) celebrated the International Day of The Girl Child at Montrose Girls High where they distributed sanitary pads and had ...

Female musician promotes feminism through music
Female musician promotes feminism through music

Female musician promotes feminism through music

by Fiona Mpofu                     

Luzibo Tabona Moyo, stage name Luchi Shiki recently released a song titled Imbokodo, ...

Uproar over Zim Gender Commission's call for dress codes at tertiary institutions
Uproar over Zim Gender Commission's call for dress codes at tertiary institutions

Uproar over Zim Gender Commission's call for dress codes at tertiary institutions

By Correspondent

THE Zimbabwe Gender Commission (ZGC) has courted controversy on social media after an official from the body stated that it was mooting a Dress Code Policy for students as ...

Zimbabwe Gender Commission lobbies for anti-sexual-harassment law
Zimbabwe Gender Commission lobbies for anti-sexual-harassment law

Zimbabwe Gender Commission lobbies for anti-sexual-harassment law

By Precious Moyo

THE Zimbabwe Gender Commission (ZGC) is lobbying for a national law that protects citizens especially women and girls against sexual harassment and gender based violence.

Zimbabwe needs a national gender audit; Women advocates
Zimbabwe needs a national gender audit; Women advocates

Zimbabwe needs a national gender audit; Women advocates

By Joleen Marara

WOMEN advocates and activists working in leadership development have said they want to push an agenda for elections to not just be an event but a process that women are par...

 Women in Bulilima-Mangwe continue to build strong financial base through Qogelela scheme
 Women in Bulilima-Mangwe continue to build strong financial base through Qogelela scheme

Women in Bulilima-Mangwe continue to build strong financial base through Qogelela scheme

by Fiona Mpofu 

Women from Bulilima and Mangwe districts have celebrated the introduction of Qogelela project in their wards as they highlighted that it has reduced poverty levels in their...

Byo mothers plead with GVT for regional Cardiac Surgery centre as heart disease claims lives of 6 infants
Byo mothers plead with GVT for regional Cardiac Surgery centre as heart disease claims lives of 6 infants

Byo mothers plead with GVT for regional Cardiac Surgery centre as heart disease claims lives of 6 infants

By Precious Moyo 

SIX more babies have died from congenital heart disease related complications  (CHDs) in Bulawayo this year, as mothers contin...

Eveline High School student to represent Zim girl children in Egypt
Eveline High School student to represent Zim girl children in Egypt

Eveline High School student to represent Zim girl children in Egypt

By Joleen Marara

Praise Dube (16) is among two delegates from Bulawayo, chosen to represent girls in Egypt in November after having a mock presentation on the National Child Led Conference ...

New student loan scheme poorly marketed
New student loan scheme poorly marketed

New student loan scheme poorly marketed

 FIONA MPOFU                  

A newly launched government loan scheme for tertiary institutions may be helpful but is being poo...