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Category Archives: Editorial

25 July 2017 ACTION resumes in the Premier Soccer League tomorrow as the second half of the tightly contested season gets underway with all eyes at Mandava where FC Platinum host Dynamos in a blockbuster...

If the officer needs the car it has to be ready to roll. " wrote Anthony Burgess later, They are chemicals that are found in many. un granizado Two thirds of the Vietnamese population was born after...

14 October 2016 A FEW days after the commemoration of the International Day of the Girl Child, we still live in a society that grossly disadvantages the girl child. ...

13 October 2016 Reports that some parents on antiretroviral therapy are reluctant to have their children tested for HIV are worrying. ...

13 October 2016 THE Zimbabwean law clearly states that production, possession and distribution of pornographic material is a crime. ...

26 August 2016 VIOLENCE has been giving people a satisfaction that is both sad and unfortunate. ...

18 August 2016 THE programme that Government has rolled out to target mining communities that are at high risk of tuberculosis to reduce the spread of the disease. ...

15 August 2016 THE Mighty Warriors’ journey to the Olympics in Rio was the worst by any participant at the global showcase. ...

1 August 2016 THE month of August is popular for the wild winds and the dry conditions that make it dangerous for people to start fires, especially in open environments like farming fields. ...

19 July 2016 WHILE the sale of Harare Gardens may be a subject of serious debate among City of Harare councillors and Harare residents at large, one cannot help but admire the noble intentions of the prospective...

29 June 2016 ON Tuesday  we led with a story on child marriage in which a 24-YEAR-OLD Goromonzi man impregnated a 15-year-old and divorced her nine months later, after she gave birth. ...

27 June 2016 FALSE reports that the country will run short of anti-retroviral drugs by September are dangerous and can cause unnecessary panic. ...

22 June 2016 NOT so long ago, this article was headlined “shame of a prophet,” as it commented on a story headlined “Prophet jailed over rape,” – of a so called prophet from...

21 June 2016 TODAY we carry the story of Stunner, real name Desmond Chideme, who was involved in a road traffic accident along Jason Moyo Avenue on Monday crashing into four stationary cars. ...

20 June 2016 TODAY’S story, headlined “HIV infection rate in girls alarming” shows how vulnerable the girl child is in a society ridden with men spreading the virus. ...

17 June 2016 REPORTS that some strains of gonorrhoea have shown resistance to treatment should be taken as a stern warning to anyone who is sexually active. ...

13June 2016 THE seven Dynamos Football Club supporters who died on the spot and 16 others that were seriously injured when a vehicle they were travelling in burst a rear tyre and veered off the road on...

7 June 2016 ALTHOUGH she will try to downplay the real impact of the social media abuse she has suffered over the past week, the truth is Lisa Chiriseri has been haunted by the false reports linking her...

6 June 2016 The stories we have published of university students being up to no good should not be made to tarnish the images of the universities. ...

3 June 2016 IT shocked many Zimbabweans that a man as outspoken as Acie Lumumba would do something as gross as producing a pornographic video of himself having sex. With the way the country’s laws...

02 June 2016 YESTERDAY we carried a story headlined “Prophet jailed over rape,” – of a so called prophet from an apostolic sect who raped a 21-year-old woman who had sought his services...

01 June 2016 BY its very nature, sex is the most private act two human beings can engage in. ...

27 May 2016 The Zimbabwe Prison Services recently released inmates who benefited from the Presidential pardon and society should be ready to accept them. ...

26 May 2016 THE squad to face Malawi in an Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier has been named and this is a game that no football stakeholder can afford to take for granted. ...

24 May 2016 IT might have been a sports piece but the story headlined “No sex for students” should be taken seriously by all young people and their parents and or guardians. ...

RECENTLY we carried a touching story headlined “Poor women dying silently” of a young lady who, together with her baby, died in labour – two deaths that could easily have been avoided....

23 May 2016 WE are now entering the dry winter season and care must be taken to avoid starting fires. ...

16 May 2016 THE message from Deputy Minister of Tourism and Hospitality Industry Anastancia Ndhlovu that Africa’s full tourism potential can be realised if all countries on the continent cooperate...

16 May 2016 THE message from Deputy Minister of Tourism and Hospitality Industry Anastancia Ndhlovu that Africa’s full tourism potential can be realised if all countries on the continent cooperate...

10 May 2016 TODAY we have yet another hoax circulating on social media. And once again, the effects of that hoax are detrimental to the reputation of many people and organisations. ...

9 May 2016 A DAY, May 8, may have been set aside to appreciate mothers but it takes more than a day to really thank a mother for everything she sacrifices and invests in her children as they grow up. ...

05 May 2016 THE story in yesterday’s issue, headlined “Lied for love, sex” had some very good comments from the magistrate on the issue of having sex with minors. ...

04 May 2016 The new school term began yesterday. ...

20 April 2016 IT is said sex and drugs are big business world over, Zimbabwe included. ...

19 April 2016 BEING a football star, just like being a musician, actor, writer or any profession that makes one famous, brings one’s life into the limelight. This limelight shines brighter when...

18 April 2016 THE story headlined ‘I infected my baby . . . I will never forgive myself’ should really get expecting women thinking about the dangers of mother to child transmission. ...

14 April 2016 International Social Workers’ Day was commemorated a few days ago to honour and appreciate the social worker. ...

13 April 2016 YESTERDAY we had a story headlined “Cheating cops exposed” in which two married police officers were allegedly having an affair which was exposed when their WhatsApp conversations...

12 April 2016 THE new Hip hop musician, Tom Mutete, who sang a track dedicated to the Mighty Warriors who have made the country proud in more ways than one, should be emulated. ...

7 April 2016 REPORTS that the country has recorded a decrease in common diarrhoea deaths are most welcome news as this is a treatable and preventable disease that should never lead to loss of life. ...

20 March THERE are a lot of stories published by the media about people who are sexually abusing young girls and sometimes young boys through experiments with sex. There is need to send a message to potential...

27 March 2016 TODAY we have a story headlined, “Be wary of citizen journalism” in which journalists are being urged to be wary of citizen journalism if they want to preserve their credibility...

30 March 2016 AFTER our birth, unless some tragic sexual abuse occurs, we grow into adults without having sexual intercourse. There are many stories of people who reach 40 years or spend a lifetime without...

6 April “Love is patient, love is kind and is not jealous; love does not brag and is not arrogant,… does not act unbecomingly; it does not seek its own, is not provoked, does not take into...

25 MARCH WHILST sexual abuse – especially of minors – is a heinous and deplorable crime that should be condemned from all angles, the crime becomes worse when committed by people who are...

5 April 2016 THE story of a PCJ Bus that ploughed into a herd of cattle on Saturday killing 18 on the spot emphasises the need for caution on the roads. Fortunately, there were no human casualties but...

ONCE again we have a story of so called leaked nude pictures belonging to a socialite who claims they were never meant for public consumption. Not so long ago, we had a similar story of a poet whose nude...

22 March 2016 ALICK MACHESO released a new album that got on the streets recently. While the fact that the Sungura ace had not released anything since 2012 makes this release special, there is an even...

5 April 2016 THE story of a PCJ Bus that ploughed into a herd of cattle on Saturday killing 18 on the spot emphasises the need for caution on the roads. Fortunately, there were no human casualties but...

11 April 2016 TODAY we have a story headlined “Arrested for assaulting intruder” in which three men were last week arrested and taken to court for assaulting an intruder they found in their...

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