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'Half-baked' graduates - quantity without quality counts for nothing!

Most of the thousands of students churned out of the country's tertiary institutions are half-baked and do not have the requisite industrial skills required of them, Higher and Tertiary Education depu...Read more

'Half-baked' graduates - quantity without quality counts for nothing!

30 January 2015 | 1237 Views
Most of the thousands of students churned out of the country's tertiary institutions are half-baked and do not have the requisite industrial skills required of them, Higher and Tertiary Education depu...

by Wilbert Mukori

Mutasa on a mission to 'cleanse' Zanu-PF

30 January 2015 | 1962 Views
Didymus Mutasa, the embattled former minister in the Zimbabwe presidency and the ruling Zanu-PF's former secretary for administration, has staked his lifelong career in the party in a high-stakes bid ...

by Ray Ndlovu I M&G

World Skills South Africa support economic growth within South Africa

30 January 2015 | 680 Views
World Skills South Africa support economic growth within South AfricaWorld Skills South Africa National Show, are currently taking place at the Cape Town  International Convention Centre....

by Sithandile Mpofu

Mphoko out of touch with reality

30 January 2015 | 4190 Views
FEARS that Vice-President Phelekezela Mphoko was out of touch with the plight of Zimbabweans, having spent so much time abroad as a diplomat, were confirmed last week during his charm-offensive in the...

by Stewart Chabwinja

ZAPU to reconfigure the Youth Front

30 January 2015 | 1548 Views
"We are revisiting our revolutionary mandate, goals and reinventing the future for a sharper, agile and resilient ZAPU" equipped Mr Christopher Maphosa, the ZAPU Europe Chairperson, in reference to th...

by Thulani Nkala

Political bullies will end with devolution of power

29 January 2015 | 2255 Views
Zimbabwe has become a highly toxic political environment in which politics has unfortunately become the art and science of coping with overpowering political bullies that has gone beyond the moral lim...

by Themba Mthethwa

Mutasa's court challenge of Mugabe's election rigging is a fight to end the myth Mugabe is infallible!

29 January 2015 | 4299 Views
Zanu-PF is rolling out the party's propaganda machinery to stop Didymus Mutasa going ahead with the Court Challenge of the party's last year rigged elections. When Margaret Dongo mounted a similar an...

by Wilbert Mukori

Reduction of farm sizes spot on

29 January 2015 | 2814 Views
Vice President, Cde Emmerson Mnangagwa, recently revealed government's plan to reduce sizes of commercial farms to accommodate a multitude of people who are still in need of farming land. That pronoun...

by John Sigauke

Zimbabwe's Mugabe won't add value to the AU

29 January 2015 | 2111 Views
PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe is set to take over the African Union (AU) leadership tomorrow. Because he is the current Sadc chairman, nothing bars him from simultaneously taking the helm of both while also...

by Staff reporter

Nothing amiss on Mugabe's description of Mutasa

29 January 2015 | 3010 Views
The testing of President Robert Mugabe's political acumen by desperately spinning his speech in a bid to buy sympathy for Didymus Mutasa who is faced with the ignominy of political obscurity is just ...

by Caitlin Kamba

5 breakthrough habits for Lifestyle changes

29 January 2015 | 2791 Views
The beginning of the year is characterised by various efforts to make lifestyle changes in line with better health, emotional status, business achievements and many other goals. As the end of...

by Tinei Shamu

'Why you mustn't marry any Zim woman who is 25 years older' author dressed down

29 January 2015 | 12548 Views
An article titled 'WHY YOU MUST NOT MARRY ANY ZIMBABWE WOMAN WHO IS OLDER THAN 25' has caused some consternation online with people lashing at the author of the article. The article evokes intense em...

by Staff reporter

Tamborinyoka journalistic ratiocination of Mnangagwa 'meteoric rise' befit one of a pig collecting pearls!

28 January 2015 | 3468 Views
Luke Tamborinyoka, Morgan Tsvangirai's spokesman, is one of the MDC leaders who have been trying to rewrite MDC's pathetic history of corruption, incompetence and betrayal; giving events a new spin s...

by Wilbert Mukori

Pre-paid waters debate expose bankruptcy of civil society

28 January 2015 | 2871 Views
Tendai Carter Muchada a budding writer who also works for CHRA, one of the organisations under investigation by USAID on misappropriation of funds attempts to do some amateur critic of my argumen...

by Dr Qhubani Moyo

Zanu-PF demise is nigh

28 January 2015 | 2963 Views
Battered and deeply polarised, Zimbabwe's ruling party, Zanu-PF, triumphantly continues to rule the roost. However, all signs seem clearer than before that the centre is no longer holding and the par...

by Grace Kwinjeh

Mnangagwa - when stealing votes for the boss gets rewarded

28 January 2015 | 4873 Views
The curious, awaiting press corps fretted with impatience until Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa and a then unknown Israeli finally came out after what appeared to have been a long meeting with Presi...

by Luke Tamborinyoka

Mining can drastically change our economy

28 January 2015 | 1640 Views
I am quite delighted and overwhelmed about the recent developments taking place in the mining sector. As of now, mining is the backbone of the economy; hence, all efforts should be put towards develop...

by Peacemaker Zano

Let us learn to tolerate other people's religions

28 January 2015 | 2011 Views
The Zimbabwean constitution clearly calls for the freedom of association; hence, everyone has a prerogative and priviledge to choose which church to worship in without hesitation and fear of victimiza...

by Mukachana Hanyani

Mugabe not welcome in Africa

28 January 2015 | 4991 Views
President Mugabe returned on Friday from a five-week holiday in the Far East - goodness knows how much that cost the Zimbabwean taxpayers.No sooner had he unpacked his bags than he was on ano...

by Jera

'Mugabe is going nowhere,' says Kasukuwere - the tyrant's time is up, he is going!

27 January 2015 | 4465 Views
"President Mugabe is not going anywhere," said minister Kasukuwere."He is a veteran nationalist and God given leader. Mukuru mukuru hanga haigare pfunde. Please let President Mugabe do h...

by Wilbert Mukori

Mugabe should give us a break

27 January 2015 | 2358 Views
EDITOR,President Robert Mugabe should give us a break, we need action that improves our lives not just talk.Coming back from a lengthy and costly holiday, Mugabe has made it the norm t...

by Baddman

VP Mpoko says able bodied should not be vendors - of all the stupid marks that is top

27 January 2015 | 2783 Views
"I have got my own views regarding vending where you find an able-bodied man seated selling tomatoes. There are better things to do for someone who I fit except for those who are indisposed and physic...

by Wilbert Mukori

Zambians show Africa how to deal with despots like Mugabe

27 January 2015 | 3268 Views
Having been out of Zimbabwe for 37days, Mugabe hit the skies leaving for Zambia within 24hours of landing into a country he has destroyed and true to my earlier observation he too doesn't want to...

by Wangu-Mine

Jonathan Moyo snobbery won't work

27 January 2015 | 3754 Views
A person's social standing can breed certain behaviours and attitudes.Snobbery is a sense of superiority often expressed with condescending comments or acts.Looking at Zimbabwe, it is ...

by Conrad Nyamutata

Political dynasties emerge in Mugabe's Zanu-PF

27 January 2015 | 3999 Views
A new political trend is emerging in Zanu PF since 2013 general elections. The party's control and leadership is steadily going into the hands of a few families, the top leadership, and they have not ...

by Prince Tongogara

39 Zimbabweans facing prison and deportation - WhatsApp update

26 January 2015 | 4909 Views
Please hide my I D.A friend of mine & 39 other Zimbabweans are facing 3 weeks in prison before deportation after they went to Messina to renew their asylum papers.uuuuuuum kusina a...

by WhatsApp update

People should take Cde Chinotimba seriously

26 January 2015 | 2161 Views
The call by Buhera South legislator, Cde Joseph Chinotimba, dedicated to cleaning cities and other areas to ensure that the country is free of dirty and to avoid the spread of diseases, should ring a ...

by Mukachana Hanyani

Mugabe's wish fulfilled as tortured Senior MDC-T leader dies in South Africa

26 January 2015 | 11414 Views
It is with sadness that the MDC T announces to the world the untimely death of senior party provincial leader, Charles Matorera.At the time of his shocking torture induced departure, the MDC T...

by Wangu-Mine

Re-alignment of Laws Welcome!

26 January 2015 | 2081 Views
The call by Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa to accelerate the realignment of local laws in line with the new constitution is a welcome development. Zimbabwe is a unitary, democratic and sovereign re...

by Suitable Kajau

Tortured Senior MDC-T leader dies in South Africa

26 January 2015 | 2933 Views
It is with sadness that the MDC-T announces to the world the untimely death of senior party provincial leader, Charles Matorera.At the time of his shocking torture induced departure, the MDC-T...

by Dr. Wangu Mazodze

The Harare city authorities must learn to respect residents

26 January 2015 | 2064 Views
Today, I am forced to respond to the Herald story with the headline 'Harare concedes it's illegal to hold clamped cars'. When people who are prevailing over a system become serial liars, then the...

by Bishop Happison Chikova

MDC-Renewal complain Zanu-PF infighting has left them 'in limbo'

26 January 2015 | 2342 Views
Mrs Sekai Holland, a senior MDC-Renewal leader, complained about the infighting tiring Zanu-PF apart because it has left her party "in limbo" as what to do. Well that sure takes the biscuit; how incom...

by Wilbert Mukori

Mthwakazi condemns the blocking of Gukurahundi commemoration

26 January 2015 | 1943 Views
As the people of Matebeleland we feel, hit hard by the Zimbabwe security agencies to refuse the staging of the Gukurahundi Genocide Commemoration arranged by Ibhetshu LikaZulu. We as the first hand vi...

by People In Diaspora Matebeleland

Is Robert Mugabe now a persona-non-grata in SADC?

25 January 2015 | 5051 Views
Robert Gabriel Mugabe of Zimbabwe yesterday had the tables turned against him just across the border when huge crowds of Zambians chanted "Mugabe must go!" at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Lusaka....

by Clifford Chitupa Mashiri

Chaos at SA embassy in Zimbabwe attracts tricksters

25 January 2015 | 4935 Views
Confusion over the renewal and application for South African work permits and other documents has spawned an influx of conmen at the South African Embassy in Harare as thousands flock the embassy in s...

by Tavada Mafa

40 die in DRC riots against Chinese unfair deals - Zim knows these only too well!

25 January 2015 | 2892 Views
40 people killed in the DRC in political demonstration that escalated into rioting against the Chinese. "The protests primarily opposed a change to electoral law that would allow Kabila to re...

by Wilbert Mukori

Dignity in resistance

25 January 2015 | 858 Views
"CAN we think Zimbabwe out of this? Yes. If we abandon bigotry and bigots as a nation we can study and think Zimbabwe out of her present conflictual political condition that is seeing heroes and heroi...

by Nathaniel Manheru

It's so cold outside Mugabe's protection

25 January 2015 | 2698 Views
Who will step into the shoes of the leader? This question must have occupied the minds of the late vice presidents Joshua Nkomo, Simon Muzenda, Joseph Msika, and John Nkomo.They all di...

by Mutumwa Mawere

Doomed Didymus

25 January 2015 | 1971 Views
President Robert Mugabe flew back from his long and controversial holiday in the Far East on Thursday afternoon and, sadly, went into a predictable but mindless rant against hapless former Presidentia...

by Staff reporter

Zanu-PF threats against Prophet Magaya uncalled for

25 January 2015 | 2137 Views
The threats on Prophetic Healing and Deliverance (PHD)Ministries leader Prophet Walter Magaya by Godwin Gomwe, the Zanu-PF Harare provincial youth leader, are as irrational and unwarranted as they are...

by Staff writer

Opportunities for truth in Zanu-PF battles

25 January 2015 | 2409 Views
Kufa kwemurume hubuda ura, so goes the Shona proverb. Loosely translated, it means a man is not dead until the intestines are out.It appears the knives are out in Zanu-PF and the battle will n...

by Dzikamai Bere

Qhubani Moyo, wake up and smell the coffee

25 January 2015 | 1540 Views
On Sunday January 18 2015, The Sunday News published an article entitled; Civil society anti-prepaid water meters mislead residents.Naturally there are traditional names that I have always kno...

by Tendai Muchada

Mugabe has ruined the Jewel of Africa?

24 January 2015 | 4513 Views
EDITOR,The deplorable state of the roads in Zimbabwe characterised by numerous potholes, some too big  that they have become craters, accurately reflects the 34 years of the nonagerian P...

by Chimpa

Is Chinotimba serious?

24 January 2015 | 5062 Views
EDITOR I refer to the story "Chinotimba invades 300ha farm". And so this is the wise, caring, humorous MP and the one who won some "human rights" award?Truly, I am gobsmacked at this ...

by NM

Zimbabwe - must we be worse than Somalia to admit failure?

24 January 2015 | 2254 Views
At the Beitbridge border post, what attracts your attention easily, in addition to visible corruption, filthy environments and faces of hopeless men, women and children, is the inscription on one of t...

by Moses Chamboko

'Africans cannot treat themselves better than colonialists did,' said Yamamoto - tragically, that is true!

23 January 2015 | 2336 Views

"In spite of years of despicable oppression and ill-treatment under white colonial rule, I can't help, but observe that when given the chance, Africans in general cannot treat themselves...

by Wilbert Mukori

'This is not why Mugabe died for the country'

23 January 2015 | 6071 Views
That great poet, Leonard Zhakata (for what is a musician if not a poet?) had it right when he said ‘kana ndichishaura batai mazwi, kuitira mangwana. Vamwe vanozodudzira nepasipo, vamwe ndevanof...

by Tinomudaishe Chinyoka

Our children are suffering at the hands of the GM of Zimbabwe Phosphates Industry

23 January 2015 | 1682 Views
Please note that Bulawayo24 does not edit WhatsApp updates. We publish them as sent by our readers and we do not disclose the sender's telephone Number....

by Concerned Citizen

The Chinotimba Dilemma

23 January 2015 | 4031 Views
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 organisati...

by Alex T. Magaisa

What sort of a president would Mnangagwa be?

23 January 2015 | 4789 Views
A shocking report appeared in the Johannesburg Sunday Times this week in which Umkhonto weSizwe (MK) veterans beat up party supporters during a train trip from Cape Town to Johannesburg.The d...

by Muckraker

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