BCC calls on Bulawayo women to work closely with local authority

By Lungile Moyo

Female residents in Bulawayo have been invited to work hand in glove with the local authority  as a means of addressing service delivery  issues like refuse collection and water and sanitation, which are  increasingly becoming a challenge and negatively impacting women the most.

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Editorial Comment: Keeping pregnant girls in school could bring more future pros than cons

By Nomthunzi Mpofu

"Zonelwa mvu yinye” which has a similar meaning to the adage which goes “a bad apple spoils the barrel”, comes to many a parent's mind when asked if they believe pregnant girls should be allowed to continue in the formal school system. 

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"Know your rights", women told.

By Shamiso Chigonde

“My people perish because of lack of knowledge,” Prophet Hosea once said. Such has been the case for many women who have failed to demand their rights due to ignorance of the constitution and the rights enshrined therein.

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Women's News Beat: Wheels of Justice

By Amakhosikazi Media

On this weeks episode of #WomensNewsBeat we debate the appointment of Justice Loice Matanda-Moyo to the Zimbabwe Anti Corruption Commission (ZACC). As wife to Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Trade Sibusiso Moyo, Is she conflicted or not?

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100 Zimbabwean women selected for the Academy of Women Entreprenuers business training programme

By FIONA MPOFU                                                   

A hundred women entrepreneurs, thirty of them from Bulawayo’s different business sectors have been chosen for a six months business training to be hosted by the Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE). 

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LEAD Girls 2019 Basketball camp a resounding success

By Fiona Mpofu 

Bulawayo: Team spirit was obviously in the air judging from all the cheering and screaming that could be heard coming from the Girls college basketball court.

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Women prisoners need community support

By Pamela Moyo

The Zimbabwe Prisons and Correctional Services has called for women’s organisations to participate in empowering imprisoned women.

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Gender links launches gender hub at Umguza Rural District Council 

By FIONA MPOFU 

GENDER links country manager, Mrs Priscillar Maphosa has encouraged councils to come together in their respective Provinces to structure collective interventions to deal with gender issues in their areas. 

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Women's Newsbeat Podcast Season 1 Episode 1

By Amakhosikazi Media 

Tune into Women's Newsbeat, a weekly podcast talkshow focusing on the week's news from four outspoken and opinionated Zimbabwean women.

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UBH to have clinic to treat "weak bladder" issues among women

By Precious Moyo

Bulawayo is set to have its first public obstetric fistula clinic   established at UBH to serve the southern parts of the country by year end, thanks to funding from the United Nations Development Fund (UNDP). 

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Women express confusion and mixed feelings over the Draft Marriages Bill of 2019

By Busi Bhebhe

Women have shown some confusion over the contents of the Draft Marriages Bill of 2019 which harmonises marriage unions in Zimbabwe and for the first time ever, seeks to provide legal recognition of civil partnerships, what has been mainly called co-habitation in the past. 

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