Peace Hilary Tumwesigire (centre), a publisher from Rwanda flanked by Zimpapers staff

With love from Rwanda

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Profile When most people survive from gender-based violence, they often withdraw into a cocoon and find it difficult to reach out to individuals who may be in similar circumsta...
Elizabeth Vimbai Mhangami

Mhangami Bulawayo’s own nightingale

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Profile When Elizabeth Vimbai Mhangami finished her studies in the United States, she decided to retrace her footsteps to Zimbabwe and establish how best she could contribute t...
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US-based Zim woman flies high

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Profile — Growing up in the high density suburb of Glen View in Harare Mabel Machabvunga-Butler had a difficult childhood, following the death of her father. Living with ...

A journey of a thousand miles

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Editor Yesterday, red carpet events to celebrate women’s achievements were the order of the day as the world honoured women for their significant contribution in various spaces...

Attitude is everything, says Jokonya

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Profile Studying for degrees in hotel management and sales marketing was a career path that Farai Jokonya knew would open opportunities in travelling, while enjoying the glitz ...

Time to act on varsity sex predators

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Editor The recent revelation that at least 74 percent of female students in tertiary institutions have been subjected to sexual harassment by male staffers at campuses througho...
Lorraine Zhou

Regional recognition for Lorraine Zhou

Ruth Butaumocho Gender Profile After spending the better part of her life in the small town of Chiredzi, Lorraine Zhou came to Harare. Somehow she knew that her life would never be the same again.