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...

Visually impaired women miss crucial ICT classes to put food on tables
Visually impaired women miss crucial ICT classes to put food on tables

Visually impaired women miss crucial ICT classes to put food on tables

By Precious Moyo

Mrs Ntombizodwa Mabika is seated by a food outlet at Corner 8th Avenue and Jason Moyo Streets, begging alms from Good Samaritans.While her male counterpart...

Rural women left out of most Anti-GBV programmes
Rural women left out of most Anti-GBV programmes

Rural women left out of most Anti-GBV programmes

By Precious Moyo


Her darling fiancée turned into a monster. The blushing, intimate kisses and hugs turned into violent blows, insults and forced sex.

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Rural women left out of many Anti-GBV programmes
Rural women left out of many Anti-GBV programmes

Rural women left out of many Anti-GBV programmes

By Precious Moyo


Many women in Zimbabwe especially in rural communities hardly report cases of domestic abuse for fear of being stigmatised, leading to a culture of s...

Government opens Cosmetology Hub to employ young women in Bulawayo
Government opens Cosmetology Hub to employ young women in Bulawayo

Government opens Cosmetology Hub to employ young women in Bulawayo

By Precious Moyo

The Government of Zimbabwe has opened a Cosmetology hub in Bulawayo in its effort to promote especially young women who venture into beauty therapy.

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Misunderstanding of custom of lobola leading to cases of GBV
Misunderstanding of custom of lobola leading to cases of GBV

Misunderstanding of custom of lobola leading to cases of GBV

By Lungile Moyo- @luequeen, and Loveness Nyathi- @lovie1988

Women's Month Special: Faith Mvududu passionate about young women
Women's Month Special: Faith Mvududu passionate about young women

Women's Month Special: Faith Mvududu passionate about young women

 By Buhle Mhlanga - @tshatshazilakhe

"Some nations do not have lack of strategies and ideas, they have a shortage of implementers, whether socially economically, politica...

Women's Month Special: Unique Zimoto, giving a voice to young people
Women's Month Special: Unique Zimoto, giving a voice to young people

Women's Month Special: Unique Zimoto, giving a voice to young people

By Buhle Mhlanga-@tshatshazilakhe

"There’s no limit to what we as women can accomplish." Michelle Obama

Uniq...

Women's month Special: Emelda Vhiriri a woman of many passions
Women's month Special: Emelda Vhiriri a woman of many passions

Women's month Special: Emelda Vhiriri a woman of many passions

By Buhle Mhlanga -@tshatshazilakhe

Emelda Vhiriri is the of Founder Cultiv8 Africa,  Acting Director for ROOTS as well as the Chairperson Young Women's forum for the Women...

Female Philanthropist seeks to empower Children living with Hydrocephalus
Female Philanthropist seeks to empower Children living with Hydrocephalus

Female Philanthropist seeks to empower Children living with Hydrocephalus

By Loveness Nyathi -@lovie1988

Born and bred in Bulawayo a business woman turned philanthropist, Lynn Ndlovu (43) is appealing for assista...

 Women's Month Special: Patience Phiri, stands against all odds to empower other women
 Women's Month Special: Patience Phiri, stands against all odds to empower other women

Women's Month Special: Patience Phiri, stands against all odds to empower other women

By Buhle Mhlanga

AT first glance, it may seem that successful people especially women have been given the easy ticket in life. From adoring fans to tons of money a...

Women informal traders may take risks to cross the borders due to cancellation of emergency passports and delays in ordinary passports
Women informal traders may take risks to cross the borders due to cancellation of emergency passports and delays in ordinary passports

Women informal traders may take risks to cross the borders due to cancellation of emergency passports and delays in ordinary passports

By Buhle Mhlanga - @tshatshazilakhe

Women in Bulawayo, especially those involved in trading, have expressed worry over the delays in the issuing of passport by the governme...

Young women in Mberengwa venture into income generating projects
Young women in Mberengwa venture into income generating projects

Young women in Mberengwa venture into income generating projects

By Shamiso Chigonde

MBERENGWA- Young women in Mberengwa have taken to doing small income generating projects to sustain themselves due the economic crisis in Zimba...

Gwanda organisation promotes women's constitutional rights
Gwanda organisation promotes women's constitutional rights

Gwanda organisation promotes women's constitutional rights

By Loveness Nyathi

THE adoption of a new Constitution in 2013 brought with it a new wave of gender equality laws that had previously not been there, giving hope to...

Failure to reward female athletes has led to the demise of women's sports
Failure to reward female athletes has led to the demise of women's sports

Failure to reward female athletes has led to the demise of women's sports

 By Loveness Nyathi @lovie1988

AS we celebrate Women’s Month, most female sports practitioners are reflecting on how they continue to receive inequitable treat...

Lack of adequate resources a hindrance to girl-child’s education.
Lack of adequate resources a hindrance to girl-child’s education.

Lack of adequate resources a hindrance to girl-child’s education.

By Lungile Moyo

NKAYI - Lack of adequate school resources and lack of development is affecting the girl-child’s education in Nkayi's Sivalo area.

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We were clueless on marriage laws: How Mine Women
We were clueless on marriage laws: How Mine Women

We were clueless on marriage laws: How Mine Women


By Loveness Nyathi 

 Women in Umzingwane District's WARD 18  have said they were clueless about marriage types in Zimbabwe.

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Women miners encouraged to diversify
Women miners encouraged to diversify

Women miners encouraged to diversify

By Takudzwa Mahove

As the biblical saying goes “man cannot live on bread alone” women miners are being advised that they cannot live on mining alone and they h...

CDF funds must cater for sectoral needs: Women.
CDF funds must cater for sectoral needs: Women.

CDF funds must cater for sectoral needs: Women.

 By Loveness Nyathi

WOMEN from Luveve Constituency last week said they would have loved to benefit from the Constituency Development Fund (CDF) as they are the on...

Help stop gendered corruption civil society organisations and community leaders told: TIZ
Help stop gendered corruption civil society organisations and community leaders told: TIZ

Help stop gendered corruption civil society organisations and community leaders told: TIZ

By Lungile Moyo

Civil society organisations and community leaders have been urged to put their words into practice in communities they work with during a policy dialogue mee...

Giving women land, an aid to ending hunger and poverty
Giving women land, an aid to ending hunger and poverty

Giving women land, an aid to ending hunger and poverty

By Shamiso Chigonde

The empowerment of women through land distribution is not feasible until chiefs and headmen who are at the center of the programme appreciate t...

Women in mining suffer various forms of abuse
Women in mining suffer various forms of abuse

Women in mining suffer various forms of abuse

By Takudzwa Mahove

Women in the mining sector say they continue to be abused by their male counterparts in the sector and they are calling on government to put measures in place to protect ...

Women in Bulawayo disappointed by First-lady's failure to meet them twice
Women in Bulawayo disappointed by First-lady's failure to meet them twice

Women in Bulawayo disappointed by First-lady's failure to meet them twice


By Loveness Nyathi and Lungile Moyo

MATABELELAND South and Bulawayo women who expected to meet the first Lady, Mrs Auxillia Mnangagwa to discuss inherita...

Finances hinder women's political campaigns
Finances hinder women's political campaigns

Finances hinder women's political campaigns

By Kudzai Chikiwa -@tamary98

Women in politics have lamented lack of funding and lack of support saying it was the major reason for their losses ...

Woman promotes female leadership in Gwanda
Woman promotes female leadership in Gwanda

Woman promotes female leadership in Gwanda

By Loveness Nyathi

 

PATRIACHY remains entrenched in rural African societies, where conservatism and trad...

Economic downturn eroding child maintenance benefits
Economic downturn eroding child maintenance benefits

Economic downturn eroding child maintenance benefits

BY TAKUDZWA MAHOVE 

Mothers in the Midlands Province have called on government to consider reviewing the country’s maintenance regime as the current tumultuous ...