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Alarm over child sex workers

By Manicaland correspondent 1 October 2018 pg 6 Traditional healers in Mutare have decried the rampant child prostitution in the town which they say is reversing gains of the fight against HIV and AIDS. This comes on the back of the emergence of prostitution hotspots...

Zimcodd calls for decongestion of overpopulated schools

By Mtandazo Nyoni 25 September 2018 pg 8 The Zimbabwe Coalition on Debt and Development (Zimcodd) has urged government to decongest schools as well as provide education for thousands of children who dropped out of school due to lack of resources. Zimcodd emphasized...

Kombi driver jailed 14 months for killing pupil

By Kenneth Nyangani 25 September 2018 pg 5 A speeding Mutare based community omnibus driver, who hit and killed a school boy, was last week sentenced to 14 months for negligent driving. Revai Mutimba appeared before Mutare magistrate Perseverance Makhala last Friday...

Britain closing the door to child slaves

From Cape Argus, by Reuters 15 August 2018 pg 8 Britain is refusing asylum to more former child slaves from nations such as Vietnam, Eritrea and Afghanstan – having denied refugee status to more than 275 non – European victims since 2012 despite fears many...

Women sign accord to foster world peace

By Athina May, Cape Argus 15 August 2018 pg 5 Women are the mothers of the Earth and are encouraged to take up their roles to advocate for peace, This was said at the Women’s Forum which was attended by women from across the continent and formed part of a Peace...