Articles tagged 'chester samba'

Galz demands equality of treatment 30 December 2018 BULAWAYO - Our Bulawayo reporter Jeffrey Muvundusi sat down for an interview with Gays and Lesbians of Zimbabwe (Galz) director Chesterfield Samba, to find more about the operations of this organisation which for years has somehow operated underground owing to the homophobic climate in the countr...
Gays unveil scholarships 26 October 2018 BULAWAYO - The Gays and Lesbians of Zimbabwe (GALZ) has unveiled a scholarship programme targeting the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) community. Dubbed Munhu!Munhu, the programme targets LGBTIs aged between 18 to 35 years. The beneficiaries would be entitled to fin...
Higher Education minister blasts Galz's varsity survey 16 October 2018 HARARE - The ongoing survey by the Gays and Lesbians Association of Zimbabwe (Galz) in State universities is illegal, the Higher and Tertiary Education minister Amon Murwira has said. This comes after the Daily News accessed a questionnaire designed for students at the higher learning institut...
Galz in State universities 12 October 2018 HARARE - The Gays and Lesbians of Zimbabwe (Galz) have initiated a study in State universities, exploring the harassment of sexual minority students and the resultant impact on their academic learning. This week, the Daily News accessed a questionnaire designed for students at the higher learn...
Gays hail poll environment 19 August 2018 HARARE - The lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) community has hailed the environment that prevailed before and during the just-ended polls, saying it allowed them to exercise their right to vote peacefully. Gays and Lesbians Association of Zimbabwe (GALZ) director Chester...
Govt softening position on gays? 16 July 2018 HARARE - The government has announced plans to set up special health centres for gays, as it bids to curb the spread of HIV/Aids among groups that practice same sex. This comes despite President Emmerson Mnangagwa saying recently that gay marriages will continue not to be tolerated in the coun...
ED, MDC shut door on gays 13 July 2018 HARARE - President Emmerson Mnangagwa and his main rival, Nelson Chamisa, have both shut the door on gay rights, saying same-sex marriage remains banned in Zimbabwe. This comes after Zimbabwe's gays and lesbians said they have pleasantly welcomed a potential sharp turn by Mnangagwa's ruling Za...