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deal close as SADC pushes Zimbabwean rivals

deal close as SADC pushes Zimbabwean rivals

The murmurings from South Africa are that a real deal is close as the heads of the two main political parties in Zimbabwe have hacked away at some of the main difficulties that have...

dreaming without black and white

dreaming without black and white

I sit as the member of an audience in which the strangest thing is happening. In a place where the majority of people who visit the place is often black we have them in...

talks pause – the 3 mob view

talks pause – the 3 mob view

Thabo Mbeki probably came to Zimbabwe under the guise of talks and then spent the long weekend here. After all he did spend time here during the apartheid area so he is well aware...

talks, talks and rumours

talks, talks and rumours

We have been waiting for that headline.. Zimbabweans usher in new dawn You see we are waiting not just for Zimbabwe to realise itself but for africa in general. This is a time in...

fashion is a monster without disguise

fashion is a monster without disguise

So they say that Beyonce has been lightened by L’Oreal which of course doesn’t go very well with the left wing elements of society. They say it is racist and of course L’Oreal have...

the trouble with a faceless world

the trouble with a faceless world

Today there are all manner of things that are offered on the table then taken away straight after. Doha was signed but there are bigger things to talk about. History is made up of...

explosions and new realities

explosions and new realities

After the bomb in Hiroshima, this very in 1945, Winston Churchill said this We must indeed pray that these awful agencies will be made to conduce peace among the nations and that instead of...

living in different worlds

living in different worlds

It amuses me immensely when I see people living in one era talking about how times were different and of course better than the ones they find themselves in now. Yes, the talk about...

where are they ? why am i asking

where are they ? why am i asking

so i spent the whole night surfing the net and looking for past school mates and college mates on all the school reunion websites i could think of, the results i must say were...

busting my way from outside the window of the bad guy

busting my way from outside the window of the bad guy

History is littered with times just like mine and just like others. When it all feels like a horrible case of deja vu, almost like a constipation of ideas. What does it all mean?...

Monetary Policy Presentation – President Mugabe calls for discpline

Monetary Policy Presentation – President Mugabe calls for discpline

The president of Zimbabwe Cde Robert Mugabe speaking at the Monetary policy presentation by Reserve Bank Governor Gideon Gono asked for discipline in the economy in the fear that the measures outlined by the...

Monetary Policy Update – currency change

Monetary Policy Update – currency change

10.50 am Opposition party representatives present and acknowledged at the presentation of the Monetary Policy. Important… 10.55 am Cash limit reference. Ten Zeros being dropped from the currency! 11.00 am New currency to introduced...

the curse of being the Governor of the Reserve Bank in a certain Southern African Country

the curse of being the Governor of the Reserve Bank in a certain Southern African Country

This has to rank as the longest title in history of this blog. Today everyone hopes he has a good day because if he has a good day then everyone else might have a...

the talks go on…

the talks go on…

So Teresa Makone has been found to be the Media Mole, selling the country for a teabag she was. What really gives hope to the process is that the negotiators all worked together to...

The monetary policy, Zimbabwe currency change

The monetary policy, Zimbabwe currency change

So there are rumours around that all types of things are going to happen. The most entertaining of the lot is ten zeros gone and that the coins and old notes will be in...

the day the world played god

the day the world played god

If you were alive and knew what the world was about in 1978 then the news of Louise Brown’s birth would have had you sitting up and taking notice. The world’s first test-tube baby...