Columnists Posts

Moffat and Rhodes As Friends of the Failed African Liberator

By Mumera Wisdom , 22 , Sep 2017

Harare, Zimbabwe(News of the South)-The Zimbabwe Heritage Trust held a crash course in consciousness raising for a group of musicians that expectedly and beautiful crashed.   Who still has the .. Read More →

A Hail Mary for North Korea Diplomacy

By Correspondent , 18 , Sep 2017

Harare, Zimbabwe( News of the South)-Earlier this week, the passage of yet another United Nations Security Council resolution imposing sanctions on North Korea provided the Trump administration with more on .. Read More →

Tired of the Tales Now

By Mumera Wisdom , 14 , Sep 2017

Harare, Zimbabwe (News of the South)-Pres Mugabe opened the 8th session of Parliament on Wednesday to much opposition consternation over the apparent Constitutional abuse by the old leader. He was .. Read More →

Alex La Guma (in the words of Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o)

By Correspondent , 12 , Sep 2017

Ngugi wa Thiong'o Harare, Zimbabwe (News of the South)-He was not there in person — he was under house arrest back in apartheid South Africa — but Alex La Guma .. Read More →

Angola’s ruling family is worth billions. What happens when dad steps down?

By Correspondent , 22 , Aug 2017

Harare, Zimbabwe (News of the South)-After 38 years in power, Angola’s José Eduardo dos Santos finally looks set to step down from office. The president has stated his intention to relinquish power .. Read More →

By Correspondent , 22 , Aug 2017

Harare, Zimbabwe(News of the South)-These ‘lifestyle illnesses’ – hypertension, cardiovascular diseases, obesity, type two diabetes and cancer – are affecting more women in the region. “We are seeing an increase .. Read More →

Does diplomatic immunity give Grace Mugabe a get-out-of-jail-free card?

By Correspondent , 16 , Aug 2017

Harare, Zimbabwe (News of the South)-imbabwe’s first lady has landed herself in hot South African water following the alleged assault of a young model. Initial reports had it that Grace .. Read More →

Ayanda Mabulu’s art of plundering phalluses: Rape, Mandela and his ‘guerilla warfare’

By Correspondent , 16 , Aug 2017

Harare, Zimbabwe (News of the South)-‘Mandela is a human being,” says artist Ayanda Mabulu, a mere 48 hours after yet another painting of the naked president — this time with .. Read More →