The Day Kirsty Reached Out to Chitungwiza

[Zimbabwe Standard] WHEN swimming sensation Kirsty Coventry called time on her illustrious career in competitive swimming after the Rio Olympic Games last year, some thought it would mark the end of the then 33-year-old seven-time Olympic medalist’s in…

[Zimbabwe Standard] WHEN swimming sensation Kirsty Coventry called time on her illustrious career in competitive swimming after the Rio Olympic Games last year, some thought it would mark the end of the then 33-year-old seven-time Olympic medalist's involvement in sport.

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What’s The Future of Gospel Music in the Country?

[Zimbabwe Standard] In Zimbabwe, gospel music is composed and performed for many purposes, including aesthetic pleasure, religious or ceremonial purposes and as an entertainment product for the marketplace. While many view gospel music as an alternativ…

[Zimbabwe Standard] In Zimbabwe, gospel music is composed and performed for many purposes, including aesthetic pleasure, religious or ceremonial purposes and as an entertainment product for the marketplace. While many view gospel music as an alternative way to spread the word of God, it has also been used as a commercial product by many music artists.

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Mugabe Bash Divides Zanu-PF Youths

[Zimbabwe Standard] THE Zanu PF circus over the shambolic 21st February Movement celebrations held in Matobo last month has taken another twist, with the youth league national executive reinstating fired Harare provincial chairperson Edson Takataka.

[Zimbabwe Standard] THE Zanu PF circus over the shambolic 21st February Movement celebrations held in Matobo last month has taken another twist, with the youth league national executive reinstating fired Harare provincial chairperson Edson Takataka.

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Iyasa Takes New Dance to Europe

[Zimbabwe Standard] Internationally-acclaimed arts group, Iyasa, last week left the country for Austria for their annual international tour and cultural exchange programme with a new dance piece.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Internationally-acclaimed arts group, Iyasa, last week left the country for Austria for their annual international tour and cultural exchange programme with a new dance piece.

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Former Vice President Joice Mujuru Pushes for Tsvangirai Deal

[Zimbabwe Standard] Former vice-president Joice Mujuru says she will support any leader chosen to lead a coalition against President Robert Mugabe in next year’s elections.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Former vice-president Joice Mujuru says she will support any leader chosen to lead a coalition against President Robert Mugabe in next year's elections.

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People Democratic Party Crisis Rages Despite Jonathan’s Intervention

[Vanguard] The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, in this interview, speaks on the crisis in the party, his alleged link with Boko Haram and how he would like to be remembered when the story of the PDP is written.

[Vanguard] The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, in this interview, speaks on the crisis in the party, his alleged link with Boko Haram and how he would like to be remembered when the story of the PDP is written.

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Disability Convention in Limbo

[Zimbabwe Standard] While empowerment has become a buzzword in Zimbabwe and is at the heart of all developmental efforts and discourse, for the 2.3 million people with disabilities (PWDs) in Zimbabwe, who suffer from a documented lack of access to fund…

[Zimbabwe Standard] While empowerment has become a buzzword in Zimbabwe and is at the heart of all developmental efforts and discourse, for the 2.3 million people with disabilities (PWDs) in Zimbabwe, who suffer from a documented lack of access to fundamental freedoms and rights that everyone else in society takes for granted, empowerment still remains a mirage. At the centre of the generalized disempowerment of this extremely marginalized group is the non-implementation of a seminally important international legal instrument

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Declare Mugabe Life President – Senator

[Zimbabwe Standard] Zanu PF Manicaland senator Judith Mawire has proposed that President Robert Mugabe must be allowed to rule for life in recognition of his role in the liberation of Zimbabwe.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Zanu PF Manicaland senator Judith Mawire has proposed that President Robert Mugabe must be allowed to rule for life in recognition of his role in the liberation of Zimbabwe.

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Will Smith Brings Vic Falls to a Standstill

[Zimbabwe Standard] Victoria Falls -It was a one hour spectacle, but Victoria Falls is still abuzz with news about Hollywood star Will Smith’s surprise visit to the resort town last week.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Victoria Falls -It was a one hour spectacle, but Victoria Falls is still abuzz with news about Hollywood star Will Smith's surprise visit to the resort town last week.

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