Opinion

‘Whip your children,’ Zim youth leader urges Grace Mugabe

Harare – Zimbabwe’s ruling Zanu-PF party youth leader has encouraged Grace Mugabe to use a whip on her errant “children”, after the first lady was accused of whipping South African model Gabriella Engels with an electric cable last month. Kudzanai Chipanga said the Zanu-PF youth members were Grace Mugabe’s children, […]

Worse than dogs and pigs: life as a gay man in Zimbabwe

President Robert Mugabe says people like Takunda Amina are “worse than dogs and pigs” – so daily life as a gay man in Zimbabwe was never going to be easy. At 24, Amina has already been chased from his family home, forced to marry – twice – and fathered three […]