Difficult Times: Covid-19 Diaries

An elderly woman putting on a respiratory mask flags down public transport in Warren Park, Harare. With the impending presidential lock down starting on the 30th of March 2020, people are travelling in a last minute rush to stock up on grocery times and other essentials.

The Chronicles of a Street Preacher

picture of a preacher preaching in the street

Chronicles of a Street Preacher   His voice rose shrilly and hoarsely, piecing the sombre winter afternoon like a sharp knife. The voice would rage on, in a way matching the screeching of tyres and the loud shouting of omnibus touts…

Gogo neBadza Mudhorobha

urban agriculture

Any success story to share? Here is one to share. Gogo in this photo told me she has been growing maize and other crops (mainly sweet potatoes) on this piece of land as long as she can remember. And she looks back at all these planting seasons with a smile on her face. “Chibage chandinorima chinotondisvitsa mwaka wezhizha unotevera muzukuru. Handitengi upfu”, she said smiling (translated, the harvest I get from this piece of land makes me able to feed myself and family all year round) What a story!!!! Have you got one to share?