Articles tagged 'chenjerai hove'

Chenjerai Hove to be buried today 25 July 2015 HARARE - Celebrated author Chenjerai Hove,59, who died in Norway on July 12, will be buried today at his rural home in Copper Queen, Gokwe. Hove's body arrived in the country on Thursday night and was taken to his house in Chadcombe, Harare. Family spokesperson Ray Mawerera released the awa...
Farewell, Chenjerai Hove 17 July 2015 EDITOR — The MDC has learnt with sadness the passing on of renowned author Chenjerai Hove who is reported to have succumbed to liver failure while in exile in Norway. The country and literary community has lost a talented, fearless and principled writer who contributed immensely towards the ed...
Zim mourns celebrated author Hove 14 July 2015 HARARE - Award-winning Zimbabwean writer Chenjerai Hove, 56, died in Norway on Sunday barely a day after the burial in Mhangura of top female poet and author Freedom Nyamubaya. Hove, who was elected the inaugural chairperson of the Zimbabwe Writers Union (Ziwu) in 1984, reportedly died after a...
Call for Grace Mugabe to return PhD 4 October 2014 HARARE - Award-winning Zimbabwean writer Chenjerai Hove has called on Grace Mugabe, the wife of Zimbabwe’s leader Robert Mugabe, to hand back her PhD. She was awarded a doctorate from the University of Zimbabwe last month. But there has been confusion over when she enrolled, with some sourc...
Just be yourself 23 September 2013 EDITOR — On several occasions I have heard qualified medical practitioners and religious leaders telling people to just be themselves. “Don't try to be somebody else” they say. I need to warn people against such misleading suggestions. No one really knows who they are, so when you say to...