Money, Privilege and the urge to rule: Twimbos versus Tsitsi Masiyiwa

Money, Privilege and the urge to rule: Twimbos versus Tsitsi Masiyiwa

The Tweet storm that lead to the Masiyiwas deleting their accounts left some questions, many questions. At this point we have heard enough of the she said then he said but after reading through a few posts, Tweets, open letters etc. my understanding of the situation is this: Mrs Masiyiwa posted a tone-deaf Tweet that […]

BCCC Donates 2 Brand New Bicycles To Sally Mugabe Police Post

BCCC Donates 2 Brand New Bicycles To Sally Mugabe Police Post

BCCC Donates 2 Brand New Bicycles to Sally Mugabe Police post was the exciting news in one of Harare’s new northern suburbs this past weekend – Sally Mugabe Heights located just north of Crowhill Heights. Sometime back we wrote an article about community policing and this bike donation is a good example of one of the […]

The CEO Eatout4good Movement

The CEO Eatout4good Movement

The 4GOOD Trust is on a mission to provide long lasting, sustainable assistance to the homeless, the neglected and those socially excluded in the community by raising awareness of their plight, fundraising to assist with their needs and restoring a sense of dignity to their lives. In doing this, we hope to foster a spirit […]

Borrowdale Watch Repair – Tick Tock

Borrowdale Watch Repair – Tick Tock

I got my first watch as a birthday present when I was 14. It had navy blue medium sized straps with a rectangular face and I just loved it. Until a session of touch rugby with my cousins in the front yard ended with a broken strap and a very sad teenager. My second watch […]

Zimbabwe Elections Set for July 30, 2018

Zimbabwe Elections Set for July 30, 2018

Zimbabwe Elections – Statutory Instrument 83 of 2018 President E.D. Mnangagwa has set Zimbabwe’s first post Mugabe elections for 30 July 2018 for the country to vote for it’s President, National Assembly and Councillors. The president also set 8 September 2018 as the official date for Presidential run-off in the event that a run-off is […]

Mob Justice Mentality Social Injustice

Mob Justice Mentality Social Injustice

Mob Justice Defined: In short, it’s when a group of people take the law into their own hands becoming the law enforcer, the prosecutor and the judge.  So… Mob Justice Mentality!?!?!?  I’m against the notion of Mob Justice Mentality, in fact I don’t believe that phrase means anything. How can we accept this misconception of […]

Community Policing – The Creative Tool in Fighting Crime

Community Policing – The Creative Tool in Fighting Crime

Community Policing is not necessarily a new concept but one that is critical at this point in our communities’ growth and the obvious changing crime dynamics that our communities continue to experience. The recent public outcry regarding corruption within the police force makes it absolutely imperative that effective community policing initiatives be implemented across communities […]

Marriage Sabbatical – can it work for a zimbabwean couple?

Marriage Sabbatical – can it work for a zimbabwean couple?

Marriage Sabbatical is the apparently new alternative to divorce according to some, while others just say it’s the break you need to avoid divorce. Can a marriage sabbatical work in Zimbabwe? Would you try it with your partner? Pakaoma – kunzima Often we hear of a sabbatical in terms of work – a paid or […]

Emotional Intelligence – A Critical Component of Effective Leadership

Emotional Intelligence – A Critical Component of Effective Leadership

Any leader lacking in emotional intelligence is not able to effectively gauge the needs, wants and expectations of those they lead. A Leader who reacts from emotions without filtering them is bound to create mistrust amongst subordinates and which could seriously jeopardize their working relationships. Reacting with emotions can be detrimental to the culture, attitudes […]

Pomona Shopping Centre – Service Lane/Pools

Pomona Shopping Centre – Service Lane/Pools

Thanks to Zimvine member, Elaine Pearson, for highlighting the predicament the tenants of Pomona Shopping Centre are in, regarding degradation of the service lane on the Borrowdale Road side of the complex. The tenants have been talking to the organisations capable of taking on this project for a while, without success. Hopefully, this is a […]

International Women’s Day CSR Program

International Women’s Day CSR Program

As part of the ZimShoppingMalls Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) program, we are seeking to impact the livelihoods of 10 single mothers (1 from each of the 10 provinces). They have to be entrepreneurs who are currently running their own businesses and in need of marketing assisstance. As ZimShoppingMalls we will sponsor their Business Profile on […]

HIV Campaigner and Community Activist Seeks Support

HIV Campaigner and Community Activist Seeks Support

Maxwell Kapachawo was the first Zimbabwean pastor to openly declare his HIV status and call on the church and other sectors of society to join together to fight the epidemic and the stigma associated with HIV/AIDS. Following Kapachawo’s brave move to become a role model for living positively with HIV, he appeared in a high-profile […]

Sanganai/Hlanganani World Tourism Expo 2017

Sanganai/Hlanganani World Tourism Expo 2017

It has been 10 years since the rebranding of the Zimbabwe International Travel Expo to the Sanganai/Hlanganani World Tourism Expo. This year’s expo held at the ZITF in Bulawayo and boasted of 340 exhibitors, 224 international buyers and 24 international media according to ZTA’s head of corporate affairs, Sugar Chagonda. In the words of Eng. […]

Nyaminyami Legend vs Nyaminyami Walking Stick

Nyaminyami Legend vs Nyaminyami Walking Stick

The Nyaminyami Legend and the Nyaminyami Walking Stick are two different things. This story has been itching to be told, but ripe opportunities were not availing themselves. That was until I decided to sharpen my media skills further. And the opportunity presented itself unexpectedly and in the blink of an eye, I had the audience […]

Father’s Day Nothing Box

Father’s Day is on the 18th of June this year! We are pretty sure the majority of people reading this article didn’t know… kkkkk or perhaps we should say the majority of Dads. So it seems there is much publicity for Mother’s Day but very little publicity for Father’s Day. Why it is that little marketing […]

Pregnancy Week 9 – 40 Weeks

Pregnancy Week 9 – 40 Weeks

I should have posted this article last week but life happened. I will post this week’s article a few days from now. I hope you are enjoying my series… Baby’s fingers and toes are now forming. The eyelids are also in place although they’ll remain closed for several months. The head is larger than the […]

1 2 3 8