Opinion Posts

Castro’s conundrum: finding a post-communist model Cuba can follow

By Correspondent , 16 , Aug 2017

Harare, Zimbabwe(News of the South)-When US President Donald Trump imposed new restrictions on Cuba in June 2017, he professed his administration’s aim was to “encourage greater freedom for the Cuban people and .. Read More →

From the Pit Zimbabwe Finds Hope in Mobile Desludgers

By Mumera Wisdom , 14 , Aug 2017

Harare, Zimbabwe(News of the South)-Zimbabwe has developmentally regressed over the past year due to a number of economic challenges whose downward effects have been felt in a number of sectors .. Read More →

The Burden of Opposition Politicians with Balls

By Mumera Wisdom , 08 , Aug 2017

Harare,Zimbabwe (News of the South)-As the country is on the eve of the 2018 elections a variety of politicians have been sprouting all over the scene of late,all coming across .. Read More →

How the Arctic has melted since the ’80s

By Correspondent , 26 , Jul 2017

Harare, Zimbabwe (News of the South) - Arctic sea ice has been melting at a steady clip this summer as it heads toward its annual low point. But a new .. Read More →


By Correspondent , 20 , Jul 2017

Tinopona 'Tin Tin' Katsande Harare, Zimbabwe (News of the South - Someone said a very hurtful thing to me yesterday. I was walking out my neighborhood supermarket and as I .. Read More →

The Power of Feminism in Tradition and Culture

By Correspondent , 19 , Jul 2017

Harare, Zimbabwe (News of the South) - Chimamanda Ngozie Adichie is an important Nigerian novelist and gave an inspiring lecture at Tedx in 2013 called “We Should All Be Feminists.”    .. Read More →

Independent candidates are an unnecessary burden on our polity: I believe Rich Chimba is Fadzi Mahere in disguise

By Correspondent , 19 , Jul 2017

By Mutsa Murenje Harare, Zimbabwe (News of the South) - This tractate is a response directed primarily to one Richard Chimba whom I believe was a fictitious character created by .. Read More →

Behold Elections are Upon Us, Strange Images are Nigh

By Correspondent , 18 , Jul 2017

Jealous Mawarire (Former Spokesman ZimPeopleFirst) Harare, Zimbabwe (News of the South) - When political parties hit the campaign trail, pictures like these will be trending. Forget the sugarcane eating Kodak .. Read More →

Britain Is Shamed and Brussels Triumphant. But Is That Good for Europe?

By Correspondent , 18 , Jul 2017

Harare, Zimbabwe (News of the South) - A few capital cities acquire political personalities of their own, not always lovable ones. Donald Trump ran against “Washington” as much as he .. Read More →