Articles tagged 'africa day'

Zim marks Africa Day in style 26 May 2018 HARARE - Zimbabweans yesterday joined other African nations in celebrating Africa Day in grand style, with some dressed in beautiful African attire and putting on a colourful display of culture, food and diversity. Held under the theme: “Winning the fight against corruption: A sustainable path...
Stanbic commemorates Africa Day 26 May 2018 HARARE - Stanbic Bank Zimbabwe today joined the rest of Africa in commemorating Africa Day in keeping with its stance that Africa is the financial services institution's home. The leading financial services institution, together with its parent company, Standard Bank Group duly named the month...
Mugabe must look beyond Pan-African rhetoric 28 May 2017 HARARE - President Robert Mugabe must match his Pan African rhetoric by providing food, jobs, schools, housing and healthcare that are still so sorely lacking in his country, academics and the opposition have said. Pan-Africanism, including even a “United States of Africa”, has been a rallying...
Mugabe king of dictators: Biti 27 May 2017 HARARE - Opposition People's Democratic Party (PDP) leader Tendai Biti has slammed President Robert Mugabe, labelling the 93-year-old as the “king” and “Pope of all African dictators who just but created a crisis that needs dynamic leadership to deal with”. The former Finance minister told his...
Africa Day has lost meaning 25 May 2017 HARARE - Today was supposed to be a significant day for Zimbabwe and indeed for Africa as a whole in celebrating the continent's uniqueness and dreams of its founding fathers, but that has not been the case. Most African governments have nothing to celebrate or be proud of on Africa Day as the...
Africa Day: What the people hope for 25 May 2016 HARARE - As we celebrate Africa Day today, the Daily News interviewed people from across the divide to find out what they hoped for and would wish the continent be in 10 years. Musician Leonard Zhakata: “A better Africa stands in front of us all, but it takes combined efforts by the captains w...
Tsvangirai to address Africa Day rally 21 May 2014 HARARE - Opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai has organised a special rally for Sunday at Zimbabwe Grounds to celebrate Africa Day and to drum up support for the main opposition party. Luke Tamborinyoka, Tsvangirai’s spokesperson confirmed the development. “The MDC president, a patriotic and...