In Search of a Tormented Soul

When I walk through the gates, I expect the armed policeman stationed in the guard box to stop me, or the plain-clothed guy in there to at least give me a suspicious look. Neither happens and I stroll up on the red-and-black brick paving. Continue reading In Search of a Tormented Soul

Patients to cough up (& cough more) as doctors give medical aid ultimatum

This week, the first first family (for there has only been one… really.) continued to celebrate the birth of the newest addition to their multigenerational family in plush surroundings kusingapore (Could be Singapore or where politicians are healed, but continue to go … Continue reading Patients to cough up (& cough more) as doctors give medical aid ultimatum

Only a ‘Third Way’ can fix Zim

For those who are still in denial, it is worth restating: Zimbabwe is broken. Its people are broken. Their minds and spirits are broken. The infrastructure is broken — rotting, in fact. And, unsurprisingly, the image of our country is in tatters.   Trevor Ncube,Publisher Old age and poor health are now catching up with President Robert Mugabe. This has seen him fall and stumble even at international gatherings, an indication that it is now time for him to go. Old age and poor health are now catching up with President Robert Mugabe. This has seen him fall and stumble even … Continue reading Only a ‘Third Way’ can fix Zim

“Captaining your ship,” by Ottilia Anna MaSibanda

Imagine you are the captain of a ship about to set sail to the high seas… You decide who boards and joins you on what you plan to be and hope will be an epic journey. It is up to you. In line to board are the following: • People who believe in you and […] https://lawlifeleanings.wordpress.com/2015/12/30/captaining-your-ship/ Continue reading “Captaining your ship,” by Ottilia Anna MaSibanda

From the bedroom to the presidential boardroom: The slow rise of women in power

Something curious has been happening in Zimbabwe of late. The nation’s First Lady has been holding rallies in various provinces. These rallies look and sound like campaign rallies to me, anyway. Though there’s nothing she could be campaigning for. She … Continue reading From the bedroom to the presidential boardroom: The slow rise of women in power