In a possible first for Zimbabwe, a top teacher has gone public regarding his sexual orientation in an attempt to foster a safe space for learners of all sexual orientations.
Simukai Chigudu has won the prize for Best Doctoral Thesis in African Studies.
Special dispensation was meant to regularise undocumented Zimbabweans living in South Africa, but left many undocumented for years.
The Progressive Teachers’ Union of Zimbabwe has partnered with Gays and Lesbians of Zimbabwe, an LGBTQI+ advocacy rights group, in an anti-homophobia campaign in schools. The campaign aims to address issues of discrimination in learning institutions and educate teachers on LGBTQI+ issues.
Zimbabwe’s new president promised to deliver the country citizens want but the nation remains on edge.
Zimbabwe’s Constitutional Court has unanimously declared Emerson Mnangagwa’s victory in the presidential election last month valid, effectively declaring the incumbent the winner. The ruling is final and paves way for Mnangagwa to be sworn in as president within 48 hours following the ruling.
… And we need to stop reducing homosexuality to a mere sexual act, pleads Joyline Maenzanise.
Winners and losers are both trying to win the West’s support for their view.
Zanu-PF’s more than two-thirds majority win in the parliament poll gives it the power to change the constitution if it wishes.