Articles tagged 'racism'

Racism row hits Zim Swimming 11 May 2018 HARARE - In a rather sad and damning development to the country's sport, the Zimbabwe Aquatic Union (Zau) is in the eye of a storm after allegations of racism. The Mary Kloppers led-board is allegedly sidelining black administrators from key decision-making positions among other things. Tho...
Streak is not racist, says wife 14 April 2018 HARARE - Heath Streak's wife, Nadine has jumped to the defence of her husband after Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) board chairperson Tavengwa Mukuhlani accused the (former) national team coach of being racist. Streak together with his entire technical team were relieved of their duties following Zimbab...
South African Judge in race rape row 9 May 2016 JOHANNESBURG - A white South African judge has sparked a racism row after she purportedly said on social media that rape was part of the culture of black men. Judge Mabel Jansen said the gang-rape of babies, girls and women was seen as a "pleasurable" past-time. A petition has been launched...
Why can't Zim cricket move on? 22 July 2015 HARARE - The past week was a real mixed bag. The ODI series against India ended with a resounding 93-run loss, and after a nightmare first Twenty20 international, Zimbabwe bounced back beautifully to level the series, and to end the tour on a high. The most talked about point that emanated fro...
We have lost a hero 7 December 2013 HARARE - Yesterday, the world woke up to the reality that anti-apartheid icon, freedom fighter, revered statesman and one of the most influential figures of our time, former South African President Nelson Mandela had died. Mandela’s death has shaken the globe — the whole world is in mourning. ...