While the state deploys various forms of violence against their bodies, marginalised Zimbabwean women of lower economic and social status are using African feminist praxis to amplify their voices and take control of their lives, Vimbai Midzi writes
You can’t ever accuse Africans of being unable to laugh at themselves. The #AfricaAwards, the laugh-a-minute trending topic that’s currently tickling everyone’s funny bone on Twitter is just the latest example of our ability as a people to find humour in the tragic and absurd headlines that pop up from our respective countries. No country is being spared but there’s a clear overall winner. Here’s looking at you Zimbabwe!