Street Set girls football club giving Sizinda girls new hope
Street Set girls football club giving Sizinda girls new hope

Street Set girls football club giving Sizinda girls new hope

By Fiona Mpofu

Street Set girls football club is giving young women in Isizinda township a new lease on life. 

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Women suffer hardships from lengthy power cuts.
Women suffer hardships from lengthy power cuts.

Women suffer hardships from lengthy power cuts.

By Mbalenhle Ndlovu

Women in the Tshabalala suburb of Bulawayo say their lives have become unbearable as they have gone for close to two months without electricity supplies.

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Tsholotsho Young woman Ventures into carpentry business
Tsholotsho Young woman Ventures into carpentry business

Tsholotsho Young woman Ventures into carpentry business

By Lungile Moyo

A young woman Ntokozo Ngwenya (23) from Tsholotsho’s ward seven has ventured into construction business as a way of countering the country’s harsh economic environment.<...

Women with disabilities call for better service delivery in ZUPCO transport
Women with disabilities call for better service delivery in ZUPCO transport

Women with disabilities call for better service delivery in ZUPCO transport

By Lungile Moyo

Women have called on better service delivery for women with disabilities in the transportation industry particularly ZUPCO public buses.

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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 ignoran...

Young women call for alignment of age of consent with child protection act
Young women call for alignment of age of consent with child protection act

Young women call for alignment of age of consent with child protection act

Fiona Mpofu   

Young women have called for the government to align the age of sexual consent with the child protection act. 

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

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

By FIONA MPOFU                                                   

A hundred women entrepreneurs, thirty of them from Bul...

LEAD Girls 2019 Basketball camp a resounding success
LEAD Girls 2019 Basketball camp a resounding success

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 fro...

Gender links launches gender hub at Umguza Rural District Council 
Gender links launches gender hub at Umguza Rural District Council 

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 st...

UBH to have clinic to treat
UBH to have clinic to treat

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 U...

Women living with disabilities call for fair health care services
Women living with disabilities call for fair health care services

Women living with disabilities call for fair health care services

By Lungile Moyo

Women living with various disabilities have appealed for good and fair service delivery in the health sector, particularly in the maternity department.

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BCC calls on Bulawayo women to work closely with local authority
BCC calls on Bulawayo women to work closely with local authority

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 d...

Women shoot down War-vets appeal for portion of women's quota in parliament
Women shoot down War-vets appeal for portion of women's quota in parliament

Women shoot down War-vets appeal for portion of women's quota in parliament

By Fiona Mpofu 

Women have expressed concern over media comments by Jerry Masiya, a war veteran, suggesting that war veterans should be awarded part of the quota given to women in the parl...

Women's News Beat: Wheels of Justice
Women's News Beat: Wheels of Justice

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...

ZUPCO urged to provide exclusive buses for students
ZUPCO urged to provide exclusive buses for students

ZUPCO urged to provide exclusive buses for students

By Precious Moyo

Her last Mathematics lesson is the worst and she barely comprehends it because her mind wanders as she constantly checks the time.

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Tertiary institutions urged to implement sexual harassment policies
Tertiary institutions urged to implement sexual harassment policies

Tertiary institutions urged to implement sexual harassment policies

By Precious Moyo

THE Zimbabwe Gender Commission (ZGC) has called upon universities to come up with policies that specifically address sexual harassment amid reports of an i...

Women's Newsbeat Podcast Season 1  Episode 1
Women's Newsbeat Podcast Season 1  Episode 1

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

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 provi...

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

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 pr...

Luveve High School girls shine at Technovation competition
Luveve High School girls shine at Technovation competition

Luveve High School girls shine at Technovation competition

By Precious Moyo

LUVEVE high schools girls shined at the Technovation Zimbabwe competition scooping two awards both on the junior and seniors categories of best innovators.

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Women divided on pregnant girls continuing in formal schools
Women divided on pregnant girls continuing in formal schools

Women divided on pregnant girls continuing in formal schools

By Mbalenhle Ndlovu

Women in Bulawayo have expressed mixed sentiments over the issue of pregnant students being kept in the formal education system.

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Women prisoners need community support
Women prisoners need community support

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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Women called upon to help ease environmental impact of Cyclone Idai
Women called upon to help ease environmental impact of Cyclone Idai

Women called upon to help ease environmental impact of Cyclone Idai

By Shamiso Chogonde

Women in Cyclone Idai hit areas of Zimbabwe have been encouraged to help ease its environmental impact by collecting and selling the waste created by th...

Women miners join national clean-up campaign
Women miners join national clean-up campaign

Women miners join national clean-up campaign

By Takudzwa Mahove @josfisher92 

Zvishavane - Since the beginning of time women have had the unspoken role of keeping their communities and homes clean. As such  t...

Women urged to play leading role in community clean up initiatives
Women urged to play leading role in community clean up initiatives

Women urged to play leading role in community clean up initiatives

By Shamiso Chigonde

Zvishavane - Women have been encouraged to take a leading role in keeping their communities clean and healthy.

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Women's Coalition release statement on VP Mohadi's assault on Ex-Wife
Women's Coalition release statement on VP Mohadi's assault on Ex-Wife

Women's Coalition release statement on VP Mohadi's assault on Ex-Wife

By Women's Coalition of Zimbabwe (WCoZ)

WCoZ is outraged with the reports of violence perpetrated by the Vice President Kembo Mohadi against Mrs. Tambudzani Mohadi on 30 Ma...

Women applaud introduction of mobile TB clinics
Women applaud introduction of mobile TB clinics

Women applaud introduction of mobile TB clinics

By Precious Moyo

The government of Zimbabwe has introduced mobile tuberculosis (TB) screening services to rural areas that have been identified as TB burdened after noting ...

Women in Nkayi celebrate opening of community craft centre
Women in Nkayi celebrate opening of community craft centre

Women in Nkayi celebrate opening of community craft centre

By Precious Moyo

Nkayi community has opened a craft centre where community members will exhibit their craft work includi...