Category: Features

Spots save three from jail

vitetnam acupuncture.jpgWhile birth marks and spots on the face and body can sometimes lead law enforcement agencies to identify and prosecute suspects, the same features can also come in handy and save a person from incarceration.

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Joshua Nkomo: The legacy lives on

By Justin Mahlahla and Wadzanai Mhombera


jnkomo.jpgThe legacy that was left by Father Zimbabwe, the late Dr. Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo is neither personal nor tribal. His is a national heritage that transcends political, social and economic spheres.


The name Joshua Nkomo is synonymous with various aspects of Zimbabwean life that range from the formerly-controversial but now irreversible land reform programme, the empowerment of youths to ubuntu.


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Profile of a Hero: Philemon Takurayi Makonese

makonese.jpgIn our heroes feature, we profile the life of a cadre who became the first Zimbabwean to hold a degree in oil engineering and whose resolve to free Zimbabwe was never shaken – Cde Philemon Takurayi Makonese.


Cde Makonese was born on November 11, 1935 in Zaka District Masvingo province.

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Demystifying Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

tombsoldier.jpgThe great artistic work of the three bronze statues at the country’s national shrine that stands on the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, is one of the memorable and picturesque artwork which best symbolises and honors the unforgettable contributions made by freedom fighters in the county’s independence.


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