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Are we making strides against child abuse in Africa?

By Maxim Murungweni, 25 November to 1 December 2018, pg 22 The 16 days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence is upon us, and as we scale up our collective advocacy efforts, l believe it is also the right time for self introspection for all stakeholders involved in...

Apostolic sect fights child marriages

By Nwobani Ndlovu 4 NOvember 2018 pg 2 The Johanne Masowe WeChishanu apostolic sect has started a campaign against child marriage and is urging its members to desist from marrying off their under-age children. The leader of the church in Bulawayo, Emmanuel Mutumwa...

Children born with HIV face stigma

October 2018 to November 3 2018, pg 15 Under the Africaid Zvandiri initiative, the adolescents most born with HIV who for years have been stigmatized due to their status, now have a friend to share their challenges, which include acceptability by both themselves and...

Shock as 16 students fall pregnant at Chirumanzu school

By Moses Mugugunyeki 4 November 2018 pg 6 A secondary school in Chrirumanzu district has been hit by a spat of student pregnancies having recorded 16 pregnancies in the last 10 months. NAC coordinator for Chirumanzu said that one of the impediments to their HIV...

UMC reaches out to Shungu Dzevana

By Blessing Mandabva, October 28 to November 2018, pg 14 October 20, 2018 will be a memorable day for children and staff at Shungu Dzavana Trust Children’s Home who received goodies from the United Methodist Church Harare East District Cluster 3. The cluster is...